Vin Gupta – Founder
Vin founded infoUSA with $100 and sold it for $680 million. Being a serial entrepreneur, he started LocateAMERICA.com to help business professionals find out the background on vendors, current customers, new customers, partners, contractors and anyone else.
Ronald Lifton — President of LocatePLUS
Throughout his career, Mr. Lifton was the Chief Executive Officer of TRI Holdings, Inc., a company with investments in telecommunications, mobile, e-commerce, new media, content, Wi-Fi, VoIP, financial services, software development, corporate consulting, real estate and the HR industry.
As President of Lex- Net One Communications, he founded and managed a full-service telecommunications and web site hosting and design company targeted to small and medium sized businesses. Mr. Lifton was one of the key developers of the Cornerpost product, an e-Commerce solution for small and medium-sized businesses. As the President and CEO of the International Monetary Exchange System, he was a leading provider of new universal “Stored Value -Pre-Paid” payment solutions. He was the founder, EVP and Chief Operating Officer of American Roaming Network, a wholly-owned subsidiary of TRI Holdings, Inc., providing denied cellular roaming calls to the cellular industry and the founder, EVP and Chief Operating Officer of National Communications Network, Inc. an international operator service telecommunications product to service the hospitality industry.
Amanda L. Cunha — Vice President
Amanda brings to her role in-depth knowledge of both the organization and the company’s various products and services. Throughout the past seven years, Amanda has held multiple leadership positions across sales, customer service, product development and operations. Amanda holds an Associate degree in Business Administration. Amanda has also been certified in the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) by the Consumer Data Industry Association and is a member of the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS).
Glenn Prettyman — Vice President, Business Development
Glenn has over 30 years of experience in the database marketing industry and was an integral part in the success and growth of American Business Lists and its transformation into the publicly-traded infoUSA/Infogroup. Glenn joined DatabaseUSA in 2011 and helped establish its Licensing Division as well as overseeing the marketing activities for several acquisition properties the company has brought on board. Along with his experienced LocateAmerica.com team, Glenn is expecting to head-up another winning product for the company.
Jeff Campbell — Vice President of Product and Marketing
Jeff has over 20 years of experience marketing products and services for some of the most respected and recognized companies in the nation. His vast experience in developing and bringing viable products to market has played an integral role in the growth strategy of several Fortune ranked companies. Jeff enjoys identifying customer loyalty goals and developing plans to achieve them through his ongoing pursuit to exceed customer satisfaction levels.
Bob Smith — Chief Technology Officer
As the chief technology officer, Bob is responsible for leading the company’s product development and technology strategy. Bob owns the technology and has built the foundation as well as the structure. Prior to joining the team, Bob worked on research projects for the DoD, on topics ranging from ballistic missile detection to intelligent target recognition.
Ksenia Marks — Director of Product Development
Ksenia oversees the immediate and long-term product vision and execution. Ksenia brings both breadth and depth to her role, including extensive knowledge of databases, industry data and financial systems. Over the past ten years, Ksenia has held many positions across product development and corporate operations. Ksenia earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with Dual Concentration in Finance and Management Information Systems from Northeastern University in Boston.
Steve Gemma — Director of Applications Development
Steve is responsible for planning, coordinating and supervising activities related to the design, development and implementation of application development. This includes all internal and public-facing applications, including the Company’s various product offerings. Steve has more than 20 years of experience in software development. He has worked in various industries for companies such as RBS Citizens Bank, Demandware and Eaton Vance. In addition, Steve managed his own software development firm for 10 years, with Lotus/IBM as a notable client. Steve is a veteran of the United States Army and is an Eagle Scout.
Josh Davis – Web Designer
Josh assists in the production of web graphics and page layouts for LocateAMERICA.com. He is also involved in the design and front-end development of associated marketing websites. Josh enjoys building his knowledge of HTML, CSS, and additional methods of website development. He holds a BFA in Graphic Design and an AAS in Business Management.