Board of Directors
Mr. Bathauer was appointed to the Board and as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company upon the resignation of Mr. William Robinson, our former Director and Chief executive Officer, on November 8, 2012. Mr. Bathauer drives the development and implementation of company strategies. Prior to CEO, Mr. Bathauer was Vice President of Corporate Development for Integral and was responsible for Integral's corporate development efforts which included corporate communications, business development, and capital funding. Before joining Integral, Mr. Bathauer worked with some of the leading firms in the financial services industry providing financial and investment advice to early stage and small growth companies. Over his career Mr. Bathauer has advised a broad portfolio of corporate clients including consumer product, technology and renewable energy companies, assisting them in raising capital, corporate restructuring, and establishing national distribution channels. He is a graduate of Purdue University.
James Eagan is a former satellite telecommunications executive and a co-founder of ORBCOMM LLC. As Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer and Director of ORBCOMM, he was responsible for developing a new business model, slashing costs, raising capital, and growing the subscriber base.
He led pioneering efforts in the mobile satellite industry where he was responsible for launching low cost satellite services in North America and Asia Pacific. Prior to ORBCOMM, Mr. Eagan was with Lockheed Martin and started his career as a naval officer.
He is a graduate of the University of California Los Angeles and received his MBA from George Washington University.
Mr. Blumberg is a graduate from the University of Illinois with a degree in electrical engineering and computer science and from Stanford University with a degree in law. Over the course of his extensive, multifarious career, Mr. Blumberg has worked tirelessly to put that proficiency to use. He has acted as one of the principals of a medical-legal and class action labor litigation firm, achieving judgments in the hundreds of millions of dollars. He has served as CEO of leading wind power development company Energy Logics, and, while there, oversaw the buyout of the company, which went on to successfully develop a 120 MW wind farm in Montana. Most recently, Blumberg has worked as a venture capital entrepreneur in high-tech and life sciences companies and is also currently a major shareholder in Insync Analytics, the co-developer of an analytical trading tool presently used in-house to trade stocks and commodities.