MUTUALINK MANAGEMENT

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Mark Hatten is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Mutualink.

Mark Hatten

CEO/Chairman
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Joseph Mazzarella serves as Mutualink’s President and Chief Legal Counsel

Joe Mazzarella

President & COO
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Mr. Boucher is responsible for the development of the Mutualink interoperability system.

Joe Boucher

Chief Technology Officer
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Bill holds engineering degrees from MIT and a law degree from NYU

Bill Leimkuhler

Chief Financial Officer
Tina-Chester

Tina is a proven leader with over 30 years of telecommunications experience

Tina Chester

S.V.P. Sales
Revathi Pillai

Revathi brings a proven track record in the telecommunication and utility industries

Revathi Pillai

S.V.P. Engineering
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Michael Wengrovitz joined Mutualink in 2012 as Vice President of Innovation.

Mike Wengrovitz

V.P. Innovation
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Kevin manages all day-to-day business development in the government sector.

Kevin Thompson

V.P. Government Sales

Mutualink’s management team has experience in wireless, landline, Voice-over-IP, and Internet technologies. Their achievements span public safety and corporate applications.

This team has transformed small companies into large corporations. They have built shareholder value, overseen mergers and managed large customer-based businesses.

Mutualink’s management team includes:

Mark Hatten – CEO/Chairman

Mark Hatten has more than 35 years of experience in building businesses in the telecommunications, electronics and enterprise software industries. Mr. Hatten brings a track record of success, and an in-depth understanding of service and technology companies.

Mr. Hatten founded and was Chief Executive Officer of a cellular company, a cellular location technology company and a land mobile radio (LMR) company prior to launching Mutualink in 2007.

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Mark Hatten is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Mutualink, Inc. He assumed this role after founding the company in 2006.

Mark Hatten

CEO/Chairman
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Mark Hatten is the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Mutualink, Inc. He assumed this role after founding the company in 2006.

Mark Hatten

CEO/Chairman

Mark Hatten has more than 35 years of experience in building businesses in the telecommunications, electronics and enterprise software industries. Mr. Hatten brings a track record of success, and an in-depth understanding of both service and technology companies.

Mr. Hatten founded and was Chief Executive Officer of a cellular company, a cellular location technology company and a land mobile radio (LMR) company prior to launching Mutualink in 2007.

Joseph Mazzarella –President & COO, Board Member

Joseph Mazzarella serves as Mutualink’s President and Chief Operating Officer and as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Mazzarella has over 20 years of corporate, finance, M&A, licensing and IP law experience. He has in-depth knowledge and experience in the high tech sector, ranging from consumer and enterprise software development to advanced wireless network and location technologies, and communications.

Prior to Mutualink, Mr. Mazzarella served as the Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Connecticut Telephone and, thereafter, as its President. He also served as a board member of KSI, Inc., a mobile location technology company which was subsequently acquired by TruePosition, Inc., a Liberty Media company. Mr. Mazzarella served as shareholder class representative. He started his career as a corporate attorney with the law firm of Cummings & Lockwood (k/n/a McCarter & English). His experience includes private equity and syndication, financing, intellectual property and licensing, M&A, and telecommunications law. Notable accomplishments include assisting with formation and financing of the NFL expansion franchise, Jacksonville Jaguars and Alltel Stadium financing, structuring the sale of Connecticut’s only zoo, forging new case law on the foreclosure of developer rights, and pioneering the first competitive local exchange carrier license in Connecticut.

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Joseph Mazzarella serves as Mutualink’s President and Chief Legal Counsel.

Joseph Mazzarella

President & Chief Legal Counsel
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Joseph Mazzarella serves as Mutualink’s President and Chief Legal Counsel.

Joseph Mazzarella

Senior V.P. & Chief Legal Counsel

Joseph Mazzarella serves as Mutualink’s President and Chief Operating Officer and as a member of the Board of Directors. Mr. Mazzarella has over 20 years of corporate, finance, M&A, licensing and IP law experience. He has in-depth knowledge and experience in the high tech sector, ranging from consumer and enterprise software development to advanced wireless network and location technologies, and communications.

Prior to Mutualink, Mr. Mazzarella served as the Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Connecticut Telephone and, thereafter, as its President. He also served as a board member of KSI, Inc., a mobile location technology company which was subsequently acquired by TruePosition, Inc., a Liberty Media company. Mr. Mazzarella served as shareholder class representative. He started his career as a corporate attorney with the law firm of Cummings & Lockwood (k/n/a McCarter & English). His experience includes private equity and syndication, financing, intellectual property and licensing, M&A, and telecommunications law. Notable accomplishments include assisting with formation and financing of the NFL expansion franchise, Jacksonville Jaguars and Alltel Stadium financing, structuring the sale of Connecticut’s only zoo, forging new case law on the foreclosure of developer rights, and pioneering the first competitive local exchange carrier license in Connecticut.

Bill Leimkuhler – Chief Financial Officer

Bill Leimkuhler joined Mutualink as its Chief Financial Officer in November 2017. Mr. Leimkuhler has over 30 years of experience as a corporate lawyer, investment banker and business manager, with a focus on the formation, financing and growth of technology-based companies.

After practicing corporate and business law with New York law firms for a number of years, Mr. Leimkuhler joined the investment banking firm of Allen & Company, where he worked on public and private financings, mergers and acquisitions and other transactions involving emerging growth companies in telecommunications, software and other areas. He later joined Paice LLC, a privately-held developer of hybrid electric powertrain technology, as its general counsel and director of business development.

In addition, Mr. Leimkuhler has provided business and financial advice to a number development stage companies and currently serves as a director of Argan, Inc. (AMEX: AGX) and U.S. Neurosurgical Holdings, Inc. (USNU.OTC).

Mr. Leimkuhler received BS, MS and Civil Engineer degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1974 and a JD degree from New York University School of Law in 1981.

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Mr. Leimkuhler has over 30 years of experience as a corporate lawyer, investment banker and business manager.

Bill Leimkuhler

Chief Financial Officer

Joe Boucher – Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Boucher has been responsible for the development of the Mutualink Interoperability system. He has over 16 years experience in telecommunications research and development, with 12 years of that focused on cutting-edge voice communications; he also holds several key Voice-over-IP (VoIP) patents.

From 2002 to 2003, Mr. Boucher was responsible for developing the VoIP-over-WLAN infrastructure for Meru Networks, a global leader in wireless data and voice networks. He also directed the development of Meru’s first 802.11 access point, a pioneering breakthrough in enabling Quality-of-Service on standard wireless networks.

From 1995 to 2002, Mr. Boucher was the System Architect and Chief Engineer at Jetstream Communications. In this role, he led the development of the world’s first Voice-over-Broadband product, the CPX-1000. This product was a carrier-grade, highly-available server that provided Voice-over-DSL (VoDSL) telephony service for up to 2,000 customers.

Prior to Jetstream, Mr. Boucher developed voicemail products for Octel Communications (acquired by Lucent/Avaya).

Mr. Boucher received his BSEE in Computer Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.

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Mr. Boucher has been responsible for the development of the Mutualink Interoperability system.

Joe Boucher

Chief Technology Officer
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Mr. Boucher has been responsible for the development of the Mutualink Interoperability system.

Joe Boucher

Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Boucher has been responsible for the development of the Mutualink Interoperability system. He has over 16 years experience in telecommunications research and development, with 12 years of that focused on cutting-edge voice communications; he also holds several key Voice-over-IP (VoIP) patents.

From 2002 to 2003, Mr. Boucher was responsible for developing the VoIP-over-WLAN infrastructure for Meru Networks, a global leader in wireless data and voice networks. He also directed the development of Meru’s first 802.11 access point, a pioneering breakthrough in enabling Quality-of-Service on standard wireless networks.

From 1995 to 2002, Mr. Boucher was the System Architect and Chief Engineer at Jetstream Communications. In this role, he led the development of the world’s first Voice-over-Broadband product, the CPX-1000. This product was a carrier-grade, highly-available server that provided Voice-over-DSL (VoDSL) telephony service for up to 2,000 customers.

Prior to Jetstream, Mr. Boucher developed voicemail products for Octel Communications (acquired by Lucent/Avaya).

Mr. Boucher received his BSEE in Computer Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.

Tina Chester – Sr. V.P. of Sales

Tina leads our sales team to help customers achieve the full potential of Mutualink’s interoperability platform.

Tina is a proven leader with over 30 years of experience in the telecommunications industry managing and delivering business and sales results in addition to delivering network technology solutions.  She possesses a unique blend of developing and delivering business and technology strategies combined with a deep passion for technology, business and sales. Her experience ranges from executive management, network engineering, product management, network operations, Information Technology, to marketing and technical sales.

Specialties: Mobility, IoT and Security Solutions including network technologies.

Tina-Chester

Tina is a proven leader with over 30 years of telecommunications experience

Tina Chester

S.V.P. Sales
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Tina is a proven leader with over 30 years of telecommunications experience

Tina Chester

S.V.P. Sales

Tina leads our sales team to help customers achieve the full potential of Mutualink’s interoperability platform.

Tina is a proven leader with over 30 years of experience in the telecommunications industry managing and delivering business and sales results in addition to delivering network technology solutions. She possesses a unique blend of developing and delivering business and technology strategies combined with a deep passion for technology, business and sales. Her experience ranges from executive management, network engineering, product management, network operations, Information Technology, to marketing and technical sales.

Specialties: Mobility, IoT and Security Solutions including network technologies.

Revathi Pillai – Sr. V.P. Engineering

Revathi brings a proven track record in the telecommunication and utility industries along with the Internet of Things (IoT) space to her position as Sr VP Engineering. Her diverse background includes senior level executive positions at high tech companies specializing in hardware, software engineering, and quality assurance.

Prior to joining Mutualink, Ms. Pillai contributed to the success of many high-tech companies in the information technology and services industry. She is multi-lingual, author of multiple patents and published articles, and a certified Scrum Master.

Ms. Pillai holds a BTech in Electrical Engineering from the University of Kerala, India, an MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alabama and an MBA in Strategic Innovation & Entrepreneurship from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Ms. Pillai also completed the Executive Leadership Program at Cornell University.

Revathi Pillai

Revathi brings a proven track record in the telecommunication and utility industries along with the Internet of Things (IoT) space

Revathi Pillai

S.V.P. Engineering
Revathi Pillai

Revathi brings a proven track record in the telecommunication and utility industries along with the Internet of Things (IoT) space

Revathi Pillai

S.V.P. Engineering

Revathi brings a proven track record in the telecommunication and utility industries along with the Internet of Things (IoT) space to her position as Sr VP Engineering. Her diverse background includes senior level executive positions at high tech companies specializing in hardware, software engineering, and quality assurance.

Prior to joining Mutualink, Ms. Pillai contributed to the success of many high-tech companies in the information technology and services industry. She is multi-lingual, author of multiple patents and published articles, and a certified Scrum Master.

Ms. Pillai holds a BTech in Electrical Engineering from the University of Kerala, India, an MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Alabama and an MBA in Strategic Innovation & Entrepreneurship from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Ms. Pillai also completed the Executive Leadership Program at Cornell University.

Dr. Michael Wengrovitz – V.P. Innovation

Michael Wengrovitz is Mutualink’s Vice President of Innovation.

He has over three decades of industry experience in Electrical Engineering, Communication systems, R&D, and Product Development, with more than 70 patent applications. He received the ScD from MIT in EE, and was a Fannie and John Hertz Fellow in the MIT WHOI Joint Program.

Dr. Wengrovitz joined Mutualink in 2012. For the previous 13 years he was a Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff at Alcatel-Lucent. Prior to that, he managed the Professional Products Electronics Group at Bose Corporation, and was Director of Acoustic Systems at Atlantic Aerospace Electronics Corporation.

Dr. Wengrovitz is responsible for system and product innovation, building on Mutualink’s core platform and network. Current areas of focus and development include IoT, advanced integrations, video/voice/data collaboration systems, advanced wired/wireless networking, and sensors.

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Michael Wengrovitz is Mutualink’s Vice President of Innovation. Dr. Wengrovitz joined Mutualink in 2012.

Dr. Michael Wengrovitz

V.P. Innovation
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Michael Wengrovitz is Mutualink’s Vice President of Innovation. Dr. Wengrovitz joined Mutualink in 2012.

Dr. Michael Wengrovitz

V.P. Innovation

Michael Wengrovitz is Mutualink’s Vice President of Innovation.

He has over three decades of industry experience in Electrical Engineering, Communication systems, R&D, and Product Development, with more than 70 patent applications. He received the ScD from MIT in EE, and was a Fannie and John Hertz Fellow in the MIT WHOI Joint Program.

Dr. Wengrovitz joined Mutualink in 2012. For the previous 13 years he was a Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff at Alcatel-Lucent. Prior to that, he managed the Professional Products Electronics Group at Bose Corporation, and was Director of Acoustic Systems at Atlantic Aerospace Electronics Corporation.

Dr. Wengrovitz is responsible for system and product innovation, building on Mutualink’s core platform and network. Current areas of focus and development include IoT, advanced integrations, video/voice/data collaboration systems, advanced wired/wireless networking, and sensors.

Kevin Thompson – V.P. Government Sales

Before joining the Mutualink team in 2015, Kevin held positions with Tecore Networks, Trident Systems, Carling Technologies and Boeing. Kevin and his family are based in Florida. He brings 15+ years of Federal and Defense business experience. Kevin manages all day-to-day business development within this vertical and O&M teams supporting these contracts.

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Kevin Thompson brings 15+ years of Federal and Defense business experience.

Kevin Thompson

V.P. Government Sales
Kevin-Thompson

Kevin Thompson brings 15+ years of Federal and Defense business experience.

Kevin Thompson

V.P. Government Sales

Before joining the Mutualink team in 2015, Kevin held positions with Tecore Networks, Trident Systems, Carling Technologies and Boeing. Kevin and his family are based in Florida. He brings 15+ years of Federal and Defense business experience. Kevin manages all day-to-day business development within this vertical and O&M teams supporting these contracts.

Rick Summers – V.P. of Operations

Rick Summers leads Mutualink’s operations and manufacturing organizations. He has over 30 years of business and operations management experience with a strong focus on results.  His background in RF / Analog design of LMR radios, domestic and international manufacturing principles and supply chain management provides Rick the diverse experience required to lead a successful operations organization.

Most recently, Rick served as VP of Operations for a division of Raytheon for 11 years where he expanded their offering of P25 and interoperability products into commercial, public safety and defense markets.

Specialties:  Six Sigma Blackbelt, Lean Manufacturing, ISO-9002, Import Export Regulations, Environmental Safety and Health Regulations, Product Management

Rick Summers

Rick Summers has over 30 years of business and operations management experience

Rick Summers

V.P. Operations
Rick Summers

Rick Summers has over 30 years of business and operations management experience

Rick Summers

V.P. Operations

Rick Summers leads Mutualink’s operations and manufacturing organizations. He has over 30 years of business and operations management experience with a strong focus on results.  His background in RF / Analog design of LMR radios, domestic and international manufacturing principles and supply chain management provides Rick the diverse experience required to lead a successful operations organization.

Most recently, Rick served as VP of Operations for a division of Raytheon for 11 years where he expanded their offering of P25 and interoperability products into commercial, public safety and defense markets.

Specialties:  Six Sigma Blackbelt, Lean Manufacturing, ISO-9002, Import Export Regulations, Environmental Safety and Health Regulations, Product Management