Leadership Team


Mike Nasco, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Nasco entered the wireless (cellular) industry in 1984 as the founder of Cellular Communications Corporation (CCC) grew to $40 million annual sales within four years. From the inception of CCC, Mr. Nasco devoted resources to the creation of new products and applications of cellular technology. For example, cellular call boxes seen along freeways in the US and Europe were the first manifestations of his vision of wireless as a “voice and data service.”

 

Ravindra D. Noubade, Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Noubade is a result oriented visionary, and entrepreneurial leader with sixteen plus years of experience in the communications industry delivering cutting-edge technologies and products. Most recently Mr. Noubade was Business Unit Head for 4G-Infrastructure division of Mindtree Wireless, India (formerly Kyocera Wireless India Pvt Ltd) where he and his team delivered products for iBurst, XGP, WiMAX and LTE technology to meet the global quality, cost and performance benchmarks.

 

Scott Hoganson, Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Hoganson has over 30 years of experience in the wireless telecommunications industry. He was selected as the first General Manager of Sales/Distribution in the newly created AT&T subsidiary, PacTel Cellular, where he developed retail sales and distribution operations in California. At Nextel, Mr. Hoganson was Senior Vice President of National Sales Operations, responsible for over 4500 employees and $5B in revenue. During the Sprint-Nextel merger, Mr. Hoganson was selected as the Executive leader for the integration of the two companies’ Business Care operations, a national field organization of over 5000 employees.

 

Harun Sevimli, Director of International Business Development

Harun brings many years of Consulting, Financing, Marketing and Trading both in the US and internationally. His multi-Nationality and multi-lingual background pared with exceptional domestic and international business management allowed him to successfully build companies in Germany, Turkey and in the U.S. He has previously done consulting and handled logistics for WFP/U.N. His latest company Amerturk Inc. is a Full Service Asset Management and Disposition partner for Retailers and Wholesalers for Fortune 500 Companies in the reverse Supply Chain Arena. Harun holds an International Business and Finance degree.

 

Michael V. Nasco, VP Web Marketing & Development

Mr. Nasco has 20+ years experience with web operations, development and marketing. Mr. Nasco maintains an exceptional grasp of web production and organization, process methods, and dynamic implementation. As Sr. Manager of Web Operations at Gateway and Acer Computers, Mr. Nasco drove all aspects of the web properties including roadmap, strategy, business justification, project prioritization, planning, implementation and deployment.

 

Giorgio "George" Balestrieri, VP - Public Safety and Security

"Giorgio" is an International Consultant in "Sea-Land & Airport Cross Border Security" and an expert in advanced Homeland Security technologies and methodologies to counter narco-terrorism. Commander Balestrieri is a former Navy Officer, graduate of the Italian Navy Commanding School and Captain of a combat ship. He received a degree from the Navy College/University of Pisa, in "Defense & Security Sciences" and has over 40 years of experience in NATO and national operations, in international affairs, liaison and negotiations for peace, sustainable development and conflict prevention.
An involved member of Rotary for over 20 years (President 2011-2012 of the "Rotary Club of New York, The Host Club of America" at www.nyrotary.org) and as a humanitarian very active in its International Service Division at the United Nations (www.nyrotaryun.org) where he is the representative of the Batey Relief Alliance (www.bateyrelief.org) working on water, sanitation, IT and related educational programs.