Leadership

Cameo Global’s international leadership team fosters innovation with years of experience and an enterprising outlook. Collaboration and cooperation are valued on every level of the company. The executive team embraces change, challenges, and new ideas while never losing sight of Cameo Global’s core mission.

Our leadership and employees around the world focus on our customers. Your success is our success. This goal drives our commitment to continue offering the most advanced, scalable solutions anywhere you do business.

The team of executives includes some of the most respected names in the industry. Many have been with the company since its founding. With their experience, technical expertise, and training, our executive team is prepared to keep Cameo Global sustainably growing while staying on technology’s cutting edge.

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Benjamin R. Stockton

Chairman

Mr. Stockton is one of the founding members of Cameo Global and has acted as Chairman of the Company since April 2012. Mr. Stockton functions as the internal entrepreneur and visionary for the company. An accomplished information technology consultant in his own right, Mr. Stockton also serves as the company's executive sponsor for major projects and acts as the chairman of the Company's Mergers and Acquisitions Committee.

Prior to founding Cameo Global, Mr. Stockton worked as the Global CEO for STS International, Inc. for over 20 years.

Mr. Stockton holds both Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts from California State University and has done graduate work at University of California and at University of Arizona. Mr. Stockton is currently completing his dissertation for a PhD program at International School of Management, Paris, France.

Kish Jha

President, USA

Mr. Jha is the President of Cameo Global and one of the founding members Cameo Global. Mr. Jha and brings deep industry knowledge and extensive technical experience to the team. Prior to co-founding Cameo Global, Mr. Jha was Global CEO of STS International, Inc. and a member of the Board of Directors. In nearly 20 years with STS, Mr. Jha acted in various executive capacities and has been responsible for driving the company's quality delivery and financial performance for the last five years. In his early career, Mr. Jha held engineering positions with the Fluor Daniel Corporation and the London Fire Brigade.

Mr. Jha holds several advanced degrees, including a Master of Science from London University. He has also taught advanced technical courses at California State University and other institutions of higher learning.

Philippe Verhees

President, Global CEO

Mr. Verhees is an experienced Information Technology professional with more than 15 years in positions of progressive responsibility.

Formerly, Mr. Verhees has held positions including Chief Operations Officer for Integrated Network Services, a global technology services supplier, and Director Global IT Projects for British Telecom, a major international technology firm. Most recently Mr. Verhees was Global Director, Sales for STS International, Inc.

Since joining Cameo Global, Mr. Verhees has significantly expanded our business in Europe, creating growth for the Cameo Global team of over 250 percent over 2010 results in these markets. Mr. Verhees reports directly to the Global CEO and is available to support initiatives in the Americas, European Union, Central Europe, Middle East, and Northern Africa.

John Leonhardt

President, Europe

Mr. Leonhardt is an experienced global executive with a very strong background in multicultural business activities including startups, partnerships, acquisitions, and turn-arounds.

He has extensive experience as a consultant working with executive management on global expansion, strategic development and operations for high technology companies. Mr. Leonhardt provides strategic and operational leadership to Cameo Global specializing in European companies and business strategies.

Prior to joining Cameo Global, Mr. Leonhardt worked for seven years in senior executive positions at STS International, Inc., was Director on the Board of Directors and acted as Managing Director for all STS European entities. Earlier in his career Mr. Leonhardt founded Vantage Point Global Limited, where he provided strategic and communications consulting, project management, and executive services. Mr. Leonhardt also held key roles on infrastructure development projects in various multicultural environments for clients such as BP, Chevron, and Shell.

Mr. Leonhardt holds an M.B.A. in International Finance from the University of Southern California, a Bachelor's of Arts in Economics and Statistics from California State University in Los Angeles, and has completed the Safety Officers Graduate Program from the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School Monterey in California.

Mark Handermann

Executive Vice President, Chief Technology Officer

Mr. Handermann is a founder of Cameo Global and oversees product development for Cameo Global's signature product, CloudBlu™. Mr. Handermann is responsible for the overall business strategy, strategic investments, and management of Cameo's enterprise and service provider businesses. Prior to Cameo Global, Mr. Handermann was a Partner in Wirespeed Networks from 2001-2006, a leading regional Cisco partner in the Unified Communications space. Wirespeed was successfully acquired by Analyst International in 2006. There, Mr. Handermann led the company's contact center business unit and established the professional services practice. Mr. Handermann is nationally recognized as an expert on contact center solutions, including interactive voice response scripting and integration services. He also brings unique knowledge and experience in datacenters including managed and hosted services. Mr. Handermann is a graduate of Cincinnati Technical College, located in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Kelley Stockton

Executive Vice President, Global Professional Services

As one of Cameo Global's founding members, Mr. Stockton is responsible for all aspects of professional services delivery and customer care worldwide. He is an active member of the Board of Directors and also works as a consultant to the company's customers in the area of integrated services outsourcing.

Before joining Cameo Global, Mr. Stockton was Executive Vice President at STS International, Inc., joining in 1994 as a result of an acquisition of the company he had founded, Viatek, Inc. Mr. Stockton began his technology career with Honeywell Information Systems in 1981 and eventually moved on to the position of National Director of Technical Operations at System Industries, Inc., a publicly held corporation delivering a line of integrated computer hardware and software solutions to the Fortune 1000.

Edward McCrossen

Executive Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing

Mr. Eddie McCrossen recently joined Cameo Global as the Executive Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing. He will lead Cameo Global's sales force as a leading provider of cloud collaboration services and solutions. In this role, Eddie will lead the worldwide sales effort to establish Cameo Global as the market leader in cloud collaboration, contact center and video services. In addition to this critical initiative, he will also lead the overall sales for premise and managed services to our strategic global clients.

Prior to joining Cameo Global, Mr. McCrossen served as the President/COO and Director of Fiberlink Communications. At Fiberlink he transformed the company from a telecommunications service provider to a cloud based Mobile Device Management (MDM) company which provided SaaS solutions for the enterprise marketplace. Mr. McCrossen also served as the Chief Executive Officer of Fiberlink International, a wholly owned subsidiary.

During his career, Mr. McCrossen served in various executive sales leadership positions including: VP of Enterprise Sales, AVP Federal Sales, and his most recent position as VP World Wide Software Sales all within Cisco Systems from 1991 until 2002.

Mr. McCrossen is the founder and director of several technology based firms including See Through Technologies and CellBack Partners.

Greg Paulson

Executive Vice President, General Manager, Cincinnati

Mr. Paulson is co-founder of Cameo Global and serves as Executive Vice President and General Manager. In these capacities, Mr. Paulson has overall responsibility for Cameo Global's software business unit, strategic investments, and daily management of Cameo's business. Mr. Paulson was co-owner of WireSpeed Networks and the Director of the highly successful IP Telephony practice after acquisition by Analysts International. As Director of Unified Communications at DPSciences, Mr. Paulson created a successful UC collaboration practice specializing in advanced communications. An early supporter and promoter of Eco-System 'partner to partner' Cisco business concepts, Mr. Paulson has also been active in end-user focused computer networking (Cisco, 3Com) and early stage software startups, such as StarBurst Communications, WallData, Brixton Software, and Attachmate.

Tim Brannock

Vice President CloudBlu™, Sales and Marketing

Mr. Brannock is Vice President of Sales for the Americas at Cameo Global. Mr. Brannock is responsible for the overall sales, marketing, branding, and strategic business development as well as cultivating Cameo Global's national partner relationships. Mr. Brannock has over 20 years of experience in the Networking and Communications industry and has a strong track record in global and executive selling. Prior to joining Cameo Global, Mr. Brannock served 10 years at Cisco Systems as a Global Account Manager where he was a global team leader in overall sales and support for General Electric. Mr. Brannock also worked at Bay Networks and Anixter Communications in various sales and management roles. Mr. Brannock holds a bachelor of science degree from Miami University, Oxford, Ohio.

Beri B. Kasper

Global Chief Financial Officer

Beri B. Kasper, CPA, has over twenty-five years of public accounting experience including five years with a national firm in their private business department. In 1992, Ms. Kasper started her own full service accounting firm in Concord, California where she continues to run a very successful full service accounting and tax practice. Her primary expertise has been providing quality financial statement, accounting and tax services to private companies and their owners.

Ms. Kasper was initially involved with this company in 1994 when they had 10 employees. As the company grew, their needs grew, and she has been a proactive member of their management team since February 1998 when she became an employee and stockholder.

Ms. Kasper's passion is Rotary. She is active in the Concord Diablo Rotary Club and served on the board for many years. She served two terms as Assistant District Governor for Rotary International District 5160 and was asked to help out with Camp Venture, an entrepreneurial camp for high school Juniors, chairing the program for the first time in 2006. She continues that role for the current Rotary year and is also serving as International Treasurer for the International Yachting Fellowship of Rotarians thru the 2012-13 term. She served on the Board of Concord Chamber of Commerce for seven years and was Chamber President in fiscal 95-96. Beri also has the pleasure of serving as the District 5160 Treasurer during Laura Day's term as District Governor as well as DGE Steve Lack's year.

Bart Van Camp

Vice President, General Manager, Europe

Mr. Van Camp is an experienced information technology professional with over 20 years in positions of progressive responsibility.

Formerly, Mr. Van Camp held different positions including Chief of Staff for Cisco IT from 1996 to 2010, a global technology services supplier. He also was the Co-Founder and Co-Owner of Integrated Network Solution, N.V.

Since joining Cameo Global, Mr. Van Camp has significantly expanded our business in European countries. His efforts helped create growth of over 250 percent for the Cameo Global team over 2010 results in these markets. Mr. Van Camp reports directly to the European CEO.

Inder Singh

Outside Director

Mr. Inder Singh is a visionary leader and a strategic thinker with 35 years of extensive experience and in-depth knowledge of the financial industry and entrepreneurship.

Mr. Singh is the President and CEO of his company, NexTrends Solutions Inc. He also advises prominent venture capital and private equity firms on investment opportunities, due-diligence efforts and serves as an advisor to their portfolio companies.

He has served in varied positions of high executive responsibility across a variety of global organizations throughout his career. From September 2009 through August 2010, Mr. Singh provided consulting services to the Board and CEO of Transaction Network Services, Inc. (TNS) to help identify "game changing" ideas along with the execution plans. From March 2007 through May 2008, Mr. Singh served as an interim COO, Advisory Board member and mentor to the CEO of Life Lock Inc. From September 2004 through December 2005, Mr. Singh provided consulting to the Chairman and CEO of First Data Corporation.

Mr. Singh holds a Master's degree in Industrial Engineering from the University of Washington and a BSEE from Punjab University.

Brian Duling

Outside Director

He is a senior financial executive with over 25 years of experience as a CFO, consultant, and board member for both private and publicly-held firms in various high tech sectors. Mr. Duling was the Vice President of Finance and CFO for then-SBC Communications. He subsequently held equity positions in start-up software companies, where he helped lead both organizations to rapid, profitable growth and successful acquisitions by publicly-held firms. Mr. Duling also served as CFO for Trimble Mobile Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of publicly-held Trimble Navigation, and most recently served as CFO for Iveda Solutions and as CFO for Global Profit Technologies, both publicly-held companies.

Mr. Duling has played the lead role in dozens of mergers and acquisitions and capital raises. He has a Bachelor of Business from Western Illinois University, and holds a Master of Business Administration from the Keller Graduate School of Management in Chicago. He also currently sits on the fiduciary board of directors for publicly-held Global Profit Technologies as well as privately-held eResourcePlanner, Inc., a workforce management software firm.

Melissa McNeil

Global Marketing Manager

Ms. McNeil's role as the Global Marketing Manager works hand in hand with business development. She has seen the company through mergers and acquisitions as has served as a communication strategist and company liaison.

Ms. McNeil has over fifteen years of marketing expertise and has held several prominent positions. Prior to working at Cameo Global, she was a top-ranked Senior Account Executive for media sales and marketing at Clear Channel, Houston. She has held several other multifaceted fast-paced positions that included Executive Director of Professional Sports Wives Media, working with the women of the MLB, NFL, and NBA as well as their alumni associations. She also served as the head of Public Relations for a multimillion dollar cancer research laboratory at the University of Southern California.

Ms. McNeil holds a Bachelor of Arts from the top-ranked Annenberg School of Communication from the University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA.

Mike Munson

Global Controller

Mr. Munson is Global Controller of Cameo Global supervising accounting for the parents and 18 worldwide subsidiaries. Over the previous three years Mr. Munson has led the deployment of the company's cloud-based back office platforms including time management, expense management, and accounting.

Before joining Cameo Global, Mr. Munson has held diverse roles as consultant, CFO, certified financial planner, and controller. He has over 25 years of experience in industries as varied as sports, manufacturing, and technology.

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