Entrepreneur in Irvine, California
I'm a seasoned Entrepreneur, Founder, and Investor with vast experience as a business executive and founder in the IT Services industry (primarily web hosting and telecom).
I own VOIPO which is a leading provider of VoIP telephone and messaging service. We're working to provider better, smarter, easier communication services for businesses and consumers while saving them money at the same time. VOIPO is my primary focus and takes the majority of my time.
I also own AOMA VENTURES which is a consulting agency and e-commerce company that specializes in helping small businesses with marketing, lead generation, and sales.
In addition, we also work with brands and liquidators monetize inventory they want to move and take advantage of opportunities and inefficiencies in supply chains. We've successfully sold million in inventory on marketplaces like Amazon and eBay and our e-commerce division is one of the top 5,000 Amazon marketplace sellers out of millions out sellers.
Finally, an active investor in various startups across a wide variety of industries focusing on both direct and indirect micro investments in high growth potential companies. Some of my investments have included OneMonthRails, StatusPage.io, Zenefits, Wevorce, Postmates, Instacart, VetPronto, and WeFunder.
I've previously held various senior executive roles at HostGator, one of the world's leading web hosting companies joining the company when it had approximately 30 employees and being part of the incredible growth it had to nearly a thousand employees and millions of websites hosted.
I have a passion for entrepreneurship, business, personal development, and the psychology of sales, business and marketing.
I grew up in rural West Virginia graduating from Richwood High School. Once I discovered the internet, I was immediately hooked and saw huge opportunities. I started my first business (computer repair) while in middle school and from there I moved into web hosting.
I believe the best businesses are ones that listen to customers, do the right thing, and focus on providing amazing service.
I occasionally do consulting work for small businesses. Feel free to reach out if you feel there is a good opportunity for us to work together. It's always great to connect with like-minded people that want to build great businesses.