Mike Coffee, President & CEO, prior to founding Commetrex and later NetGen, was VP, Marketing & Sales, with Natural MicroSystems, where he brought NMS into the computer-telephony market and introduced the idea for MVIP, the industry standard that propelled NMS into the market’s technology-leadership position. Prior to NMS, he served as VP and chief marketing executive at Innovative Technology, a digital-media technology developer, and Autodynamics, a worldwide marketer of process-plant simulators. Mr. Coffee holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech.
Cliff Schornak, CTO and NetGen’s co-founder, was president of Systems By Design, a telecommunications design consultancy, prior to NetGen. Prior to this he was a senior researcher at Digital Communications Associates and the VP, Engineering at Innovative Technology, Inc. (ITI). Schornak holds master’s degrees in computer science from Georgia Tech, business and finance from George Washington, and undergraduate degrees in math and physics from Marycrest College.
Bruce Adams, Director, Signal Processing Technologies, brings an 18-year career in signal-processing and telephony-systems development to NetGen. During his 8-year Principal Engineer assignment at Hayes Microcomputer, he completed his PhD EE coursework at Georgia Tech. Subsequently, he was Chief Executive Officer and GM at Signals+Software prior to joining NetGen. He has also served as rapporteur on numerous ITU committees.
John Sennott, Director, Channel Management, brings a 20-year career in telecommunications, channel development and hi-tech software to NetGen. Prior to joining NetGen, significant career milestones include serving as Director, Marketing for EventTracker, Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Sage Software, Matrix Telecom, PacWest Telecom and start-ups in the telecommunications industry.