Founder & CEO – Select Communications
Jerry Goldman founded Select Communications in 2006 and has over 16 years of telecommunications experience. Under his leadership, Select Communications has grown into one of the leading conferencing providers in the industry. He plays an active role in setting strategic vision and growth initiatives for the company and supporting the operations and sales team.
Prior to founding Select Communications, Jerry held sales positions with WebEx Communications and Pacific Bell. Jerry is a member of the Advisory Board for Level 3 Communications.
Shadi Baqleh is CRO of Voicera. Prior to Voicera, Shadi was SVP of Sales for BlueJeans Network, growing the company to over 5,000 enterprise customers during his tenure. Before that Shadi was a sales executive at WebEx Communications, during a period of exceptional growth when the company’s revenues increased from $2M to over $500M and was acquired by Cisco in 2007. Post-acquisition, Shadi ran Enterprise UC Sales teams for Cisco.
He earned his BS from UC Berkeley and his MBA from Santa Clara University.
Brandon is the Founder of Portlight Technology and Consulting Services, a public-sector reseller of cloud computing services. Prior to Portlight, he was VP of Sales and Field Marketing for Boardvantage, Inc, hiring and leading the sales team that grew the organization from a startup to an international company serving half of the F500. Boardvantage was acquired by NASDAQ in 2016. At Oracle, Brandon managed on-shore and off-shore sales teams and was part of the team that pioneered the use of web conferencing to sell enterprise software.
He earned his BS from the Johns Hopkins University.
Senior Cloud Technology Sales Executive
Mike is a 19 year veteran of Silicon Valley with a strong background in enterprise SaaS platforms. He has co-founded two start-ups and has held several senior sales executive positions in companies such as WebEx, Oracle, Coremetrics , SuccessFactors and Jobvite where he was viewed as an inspirational and dynamic presence with bold ideas.
Mike is also an experienced options and equities trader, a certified Human Capital Strategist and a weather spotter for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
He earned a BS in Earth Science from Western Michigan University.