Alt-N Technologies' Management

Arvel Hathcock, Co-CEO

With a background in the direct marketing industry, Arvel was one of the first individuals in the mid 1990s to recognize that small-to-medium business (SMB) needed an easy-to-use and affordable alternative to Microsoft Exchange or SBS. With an entrepreneurial spirit and solid programming expertise, he developed the MDaemon email platform and launched Alt-N Technologies. As the company's visionary, Arvel brings his passion for the customer and his expertise in email and security technologies to ensure that Alt-N Technologies' products meet and exceed customer expectations. He is a recognized email expert and is actively involved with many industry associations that are focused on improving email security and the evolution of email reputation and certification services in business communication.

Jerry Donald, Co-CEO

Jerry brings over 20 years of business expertise to lead Alt-N's global sales, channel operations, and business development activities. With a background in the direct marketing industry, Jerry has managed the needs of customers such as Lands' End, Victoria's Secret, Sprint, AOL, and Citibank and understands the impact reliable messaging products can have on a customer's business. Jerry is also responsible for Alt-N Technologies' overall strategy and under his leadership the company continues to see double digit growth with an increasing international presence.

Kevin Beatty, Vice President of Marketing and Business Development

Kevin brings over 15 years of B2B experience in the communications and IT services industry. With companies such as BlackBerry (Research In Motion), GTE (now Verizon) and NEC, he held various senior marketing management positions where he was responsible for marketing communications, analyst relations, services marketing, and partner programs with suppliers such as Cisco Systems and Polycom. At Alt-N Technologies, Kevin is responsible for the company's global marketing strategy, Public Relations, partner training programs, and reseller channel initiatives.

Alan Nauman, Vice President of Operations and Information Technology

For over 15 years, Alan has managed the operations of companies in industries as diverse as insurance, direct marketing, and consumer packaged goods (CPG). As a Divisional IT Operations manager at Coca-Cola, he implemented global supply chain services and mobility solutions to enhance sale force effectiveness. At Alt-N Technologies, Alan is responsible for the business operations, IT management, and support services departments for the company.

Traci DeStena, Vice President of Finance

Traci brings over 15 years of auditing and accounting experience from industries such as communications, energy, and environmental sciences. Her experience includes design, development and testing of billing software, deployment of Internet-based auditing practices, and contract administration. At Alt-N Technologies Traci is responsible for all aspects of the company's accounting and finance systems.

Arron Caruth, Director of Product Development

Arron brings extensive messaging industry and technical support experience from his IT roles in the financial and distribution industries. He has been working with Alt-N's products for over 15 years and has an intimate knowledge of their applications. At Alt-N Technologies, Arron is responsible for the product development, quality assurance, and support services departments for the company.

Jonathan Merkel, Director of Application Development

Jon was one of Alt-N's earliest employees and brings over 15 years of software development experience to lead a talented team of developers. Jon works closely with customers and beta team members to bring requested product features into the latest version of MDaemon and other Alt-N products. Jon is responsible for implementing feature requests and enhancements, as well as making the product compatible with 3rd-party products.