Brian D. McAuley
Brian is a world class entrepreneur with extensive experience in start-up businesses. Most recently he was President and CEO of NeoWorld Communications since he founded NeoWorld in 1999. NeoWorld was sold to Nextel Communications,Inc. during January 2003. Prior to NeoWorld, Mr. McAuley co-found Nextel Communications, Inc. and was its’ President from 1987 to 1995. Read More
Mr. O’Brien has served as a member of our board of directors since April 2012. From January 2009 to present, Mr. O’Brien has served as a consultant to several wireless start-ups and as a member of the board of directors of Global Telecom and Technology Inc. As the co-founder and chairman of Nextel Communications, Inc., Mr. O’Brien led the creation of the first all-digital nationwide wireless network (the Nextel National Network) and brought push-to-talk (PTT) communication to the mass business and consumer market. Read More
John C. Pescatore
President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Pescatore has served as President, Chief Executive Officer and member of our board of directors since August 2004. He is a seasoned telecommunications executive with particular expertise in start-up and rapidly growing companies. Before joining Pacific DataVision, Mr. Pescatore was Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer of NeoWorld. Read More
Mr. Saleh joined our Board of Directors in December 2016 and currently serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Computer Sciences Corporation (NYSE: CSC), a role he has held since May 2012. He previously served as Chief Financial Officer for Gannett Co., as well as leading brands Sprint Nextel and Walt Disney International. Read More
Mr. Schiff has served as a member of our board of directors since August 2004. He also currently serves as Managing Partner of Northwood Ventures LLC and Northwood Capital Partners LLC, a venture capital firm, which he founded in 1983. Prior to founding Northwood Ventures LLC, Mr. Schiff worked in the private equity division of E.M. Warburg, Pincus & Co., and previously had been an officer in the corporate division of Chemical Bank (now JPMorgan Chase & Co.). He serves as a director of many Northwood portfolio companies. Read More
John Sites Jr.
Mr. Sites has served as a member of our board of directors since August 2004. He has been a partner at Wexford Capital LP since 2008, and joined Wexford Capital LP in 2006, where he focuses on private and public equity investing. Prior to joining Wexford in 2006, he was a general partner of Daystar Special Situations Fund and Rock Creek Partners II, Ltd for ten years. Read More
T. Clark Akers
Mr. Akers joined our Board of Directors upon the completion of our private placement in June 2014. He has been a Managing Director at Commerce Street Capital, a Dallas investment banking firm that serves financial institutions and middle market companies, since 2009. His responsibilities at Commerce Street include raising capital for Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) funds for experienced U.S. investment managers. Read More
Mr. Hennessey joined our Board of Directors in May 2017. After a successful 34-year career at IBM, Mr. Hennessey retired in 2015. During his tenure, he served in a number of executive management and leadership positions and was responsible for global integration initiatives and technology operations focused on innovation and growth.