In his twenty-five plus years in technology and innovation, Brad has worked at both start-ups and established companies in line and executive management roles. Most recently, he was CEO of AVIDwireless, a Connected World 100 company that provided a Java framework for M2M and the Internet of Things. The company was purchased by Numerex (NASDAQ: NMRX), a leader in M2M for the security, healthcare, transportation and logistics markets. Brad was previously the founding CEO at GRS, a provider of wireless rail network and equipment management solutions, which was purchased in 2009 by Vossloh AG (Xetra: VOS).
He also has made key contributions in sales, technology, and operational roles at Siebel Systems, Digitalk, and Enfin Software, helping these companies to grow and create shareholder value . Early in his career, he worked for Computer Associates and IBM.
Brad has advised, made angel investments in, or worked for start-ups in M2M, mobile, SaaS/ PaaS, Big Data, enterprise software, electronics, and educational games.
Prior to becoming a mentor at Health Wildcatters, Brad was already active in the community, working on initiatives in entrepreneurship and education, and is one of the original partners at Tech Wildcatters. Brad is a past Vice-Chairman of MIT Enterprise Forum, has served as an Executive Board Member for the Trinity Valley School, and, while at GRS, led work on emergency and economic development planning in Central Texas.
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