Currently President of SiteWit Corporation a company that specializes in helping entities optimize search marketing using Google, Bing and Yahoo adwords, Fratello was also the founder of SOE Software which was acquired by Scytl Secure Voting, the largest provider of software solutions to election departments in the world. Prior to SOE Fratello founded PowerCerv Corporation in 1992 which he took public in 1996 raising $52 million in an oversubscribed offering. PowerCerv was the first ERP software vendor to integrate front and back office automation applications. Prior to selling the company in 2002, Fratello received accolades from Inc Magazine for 1996 Entrepreneur of the year for Florida and from Deloitte and Touche for being the second fastest growing company in Florida over a five year period. Fratello received his BS in Accounting from Franklin and Marchall College in 1978. Later he attended Wharton School University of Pennsylvania where he received his MBA in 1991.
Matthew is the founder and currently serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of That's Us Technologies, Inc. With a background stemming from other successful telecommunications and IT businesses, Matthew founded That’s Us Technologies in 2003 to service the growing online consignment and e-Commerce industries; eventually stemming three divisions that provide software as a service to the Automotive, Retail and Real Estate marketplaces. Matthew is serious about technology and has a unique approach to teambuilding and design. In 1997, Matthew founded CLEC Strategies in Tampa, FL, which continues today as a successful business-to-business consulting firm in the telecom arena. Matthew has been involved in many new ventures over the last 15 years and sits on the board of directors of several other successful technology companies including SOEsoftware.com. To follow Matt, visit him at MatthewBrown.net.
Michael previously served as the CFO of Zavata, Inc. and IMRGlobal, Inc. While with these two companies, Michael led IMRGlobal through a successful $49 million Initial Public Offering, was the senior financial officer for 14 acquisitions in 6 countries, and was the senior financial officer in selling these companies for a combined $420 million. In both cases, Michael was a key team member in turning these companies from significant losses to record profits. Michael also has significant expertise in SEC filings and preparing audited financial statements. Michael is a graduate of the University of West Florida, and is a Florida CPA.
Mr. McMullen retired as President/CEO of Florida Bank of Tampa in 1999, after spending thirty two years in high profile positions in the banking industry in Tampa. During the past 8 years, he has been active in advising firms regarding mergers, acquisitions, venture capital financing & restructuring activities. McMullen remains active on the Board of Directors of Merchants Association of Florida, Inc where he currently serves as Treasurer, Executive Committee member, Chairman of the Finance Committee and Chairman of the Investment Committee. He's also a member of the Board of Trustees for The Florida Aquarium Foundation, Inc., Managing Member/Director for Atlanta Eurocars, LLC (d/b/a Mercedes-Benz of South Atlanta) where he put together an investor group to acquire the dealership, and Managing Member/Director of Central Virginia Eurocars, LLC (d/b/a Mercedes-Benz & Volvo of Fredericksburg, Virginia). McMullen previously served as a member of the Board of Directors for IOWORLD Media Corporation, Powercerv Corporation and Insurance Management Solutions Group, Inc. McMullen received both his BS & MBA from Florida State University. Mullen's social activities include Golden Triangle Association, Inc, Ye Mystic Krewe of Gasparilla, University Club of Tampa, Tampa Yacht & Country Club and Rotary Club of Tampa.
Michael started his first company in 1981 at age 22, an electrical safety testing and consulting laboratory. Grew it to a multi million dollar enterprise and successfully sold it in 1996. Founded Hatch Lighting in 1985 (hatchlighting.com) and remains it's CEO today. Hatch Lighting designs, manufactures and sells its products worldwide and is number one in north america in it's main field of expertise. Michael invests in and sits on the board of numerous technology companies.
Marc joined the Board of Directors of That's Us Technologies in April, 2012. In 2003 Marc became the Chief Executive officer and part owner of Intelladon.com Throughout his career, Blumenthal has embraced entrepreneurship. As a college student, he worked at IBM during the first years of the IBM PC where he was responsible for selling and implementing PC solutions to major business accounts in west central Florida. That was when Blumenthal founded Progressive Business Solutions in 1985. During the next 15 years, the company grew to be one of the largest and most respected systems integrators in the Southeast. It was recognized as one of the top 10 Microsoft Dynamics partners in the world. In addition to those roles, Blumenthal is also active in the Tampa Bay Technology Forum, a non-profit membership association committed to connecting and growing the technology community in Tampa Bay.
Blumenthal has a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Information Systems from the University of South Florida.