CEO and Co-founder
Paul Martini is the CEO, co-founder and chief architect of iboss, where he pioneered the award-winning iboss Distributed Gateway Platform. Prior to founding iboss, Paul developed a wide-variety of complex security and technology solutions for clients such as Phogenix, the U.S. Navy, and Hewlett Packard. He was also a key contributor at Copper Mountain Networks working on designing and implementing FPGAs and broadband network infrastructure used by Telcos to build the cloud. His work at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) involved building distributed real-time systems for companies such as Rolls Royce. Copper Mountain and SAIC both launched successful IPOs. Paul has been recognized for his leadership and innovation, receiving the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year award and being named one of Goldman Sachs’ 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs. He holds a Computer Science Degree from the University of California, and has had his work published in many scientific journals, including the Journal of Foundations in Computer Science and the Journal of Analytical Biochemistry.
President and Co-founder
As president and co-founder of iboss, Peter Martini has played a major role in developing iboss’ innovative technology, and has helped shepherd iboss’ phenomenal growth, since its founding. He has been awarded dozens of patents focused on network and mobile security, and with his brother, has been recognized by the industry with several prestigious awards, including, Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year and one of Goldman Sachs 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs. More recently, iboss was ranked number three for security companies in the Deloitte Fast 500.
COO and CFO
Christian G. Kasper is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of iboss. Prior to iboss, Chris served as President and CEO of Harvest Power Inc., an organics sustainability company named five times to the Global Cleantech 100 and one of Fast Company’s 50 Most Innovative Companies in the World. Earlier in his career Chris served in executive leadership positions of several companies, including The Princeton Review, Inc., a global education and test preparation company, and Lifetime Brands, Inc., a consumer products company whose brands include KitchenAid and Cuisinart. He has worked in the portfolio companies of some of the world’s leading private equity and venture capital firms, including Bain Capital and Thomas H. Lee Partners. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors of the International Cookware Group S.A.S., a consumer products business based in Paris, France conducting business under the Pyrex brand. He has served on the faculty at Harvard Business School as a Dean’s Research Fellow in the Technology and Operations Management department. Chris is a graduate of Dartmouth College and received his MBA from Harvard Business School.
Chief Technical Implementation Officer
Chris Park brings more than 13 years of technology experience in corporate network security to his position as CIO, where he is responsible for creating and driving the company’s IT strategy. As the resident expert in all aspects of iboss solutions and infrastructure, he is responsible for iboss’ entire IT operation, including network and system engineering, front-end development, data center operations, and customer service and support. Prior to his CIO position, Chris served in a variety of product management and network architect roles, working with public and private companies to troubleshoot and support their network security infrastructures. As a proven IT leader, Chris is dedicated to helping drive the company’s IT operations with a focus on building and supporting global IT strategies that ensure future growth.
SVP of Engineering Services
Joe Cosmano has over 15 years of leadership and hands-on technical experience in roles including Senior Systems and Network Engineer and cybersecurity expert. Prior to iboss, he held positions with Atlantic Net, as engineering director overseeing a large team of engineers and a network operations center. As a data center engineer for XOS Digital, where he architected and supported a mission critical data center infrastructure and network. Joe also held a position with the National Center for Forensic Science, where he lectured law enforcement on cyber threats. He has a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems Technology from the University of Central Florida and a Master of Science in Information Systems Security from the University of Denver.
Head of APAC Operations
During his more than 15 years in corporate business development, Will Scola has worked with some of the world’s largest enterprise organizations. As business development, procurement and global e-sourcing director for Petco, he had responsibility for channel development and strategic sourcing, and was instrumental in the establishment of Petco’s first cross-border joint venture. Prior to that, Will held various leadership positions with GE. As part of GE’s Corporate Audit Staff (CAS), he worked in Japan, Australia, Hungary, and Mexico, where his responsibilities included organizational development, staffing and business process development, financial diligence, and corporate compliance. Will has a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from Auburn University.
SVP of SLED Business Development
Richard Quinones has spent over 20 years taking on important IT leadership roles at the county, state and national levels. His past experience includes being appointed Los Angeles County’s first chief education technology officer, where he led the delivery of IT services across 80 school districts and five community colleges. He was also appointed senior IT advisor to the National Advisory Council on Education Technology (NACET), and commissioned to advance the roll-out of the U.S. President’s National Public Schools Broadband Initiative. He has also served as senior technology advisor to Los Angeles Unified School District officials, including the office of the chief information officer, and chief executive officer of strategic planning and digital innovation. Richard holds a master’s degree in public administration with an emphasis in e-government from University of La Verne.
Vice President of Marketing and Communication
Amanda Bohne (LeVine) brings technology marketing experience and a passion for product marketing to iboss from a number of Boston area tech firms, including Care.com and Carbonite. As director of product marketing at Carbonite, Amanda shepherded the company’s go-to-market strategy through its transitions from B2C to B2B, and from direct sales to channel sales. At Care.com, she played an instrumental role in the startup of Care.com’s Workplace Solutions business. Just prior to joining iboss, Amanda was the head of marketing at Databox, a mobile analytics startup. There, she shaped both the strategic direction and execution of all things marketing. Amanda earned a Bachelor of Arts in communication from Stanford University and a Master of Science in advertising from Boston University.
Vice President of Sales
Jason Coville brings over 15 years of experience and a passion for building Inside Sales teams to iboss. Whether he’s selling cybersecurity, copiers, marketing automation, or analytics solutions, Jason coaches his teams with a metrics-based approach to driving revenue and pipeline growth. In his sales leadership roles at both Vertica and TwinStrata, Jason built and scaled successful sales teams, ultimately leading both companies to successful acquisitions. Among other roles, he also served as Director of Sales/Sales Ops at Acronis, as well as Global Inside Sales Leader at HP. Jason holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Northeastern University.
Vice President of Cloud Services
Andy MacDonald is Vice President of Cloud Services at iboss. He is the leader tasked with expanding the iboss global datacenter footprint supporting our tremendous expansion. In addition, Andy leads the Network Operations Center Team managing and developing strategic processes improving customer uptime. He brings a proven track record of achievement from previous experience at PowerAdvocate where he served as Director of IT supporting all aspects of their SaaS infrastructure. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science from Endicott College.