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Leadership Team

Sean Gorman

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Sean is Safety NetAccess’s founder and CEO. He is involved in all aspects of the Company’s operations, including strategy formulation, client management, talent acquisition and business development. In his early career, Sean amassed a wide variety of experiences, including the launching of two successful businesses, working as an investment advisor, and playing professional hockey for…

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Sean Gorman

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Sean is Safety NetAccess’s founder and CEO. He is involved in all aspects of the Company’s operations, including strategy formulation, client management, talent acquisition and business development.

In his early career, Sean amassed a wide variety of experiences, including the launching of two successful businesses, working as an investment advisor, and playing professional hockey for the Oklahoma Blazers, the San Jose Sharks and the Boston Bruins.

Driven by his powerful entrepreneurial instinct, he founded SNA in 2001. He built the Company from a two-person start-up into one of the most respected companies in the high-speed Internet field. SNA is considered an industry leader for its relentless commitment to customer service and its ability to stay at the very forefront of technological innovation.

Sean attributes the Company’s success to having one of the most experienced and technically proficient leadership teams in the industry – a team that shares a passionate commitment for Sean’s “Integrity First” business philosophy.

When he is not at work, Sean can be found coaching as many as three youth hockey teams at a time. He lives in Arlington, MA, where he and his wife Jennifer raise their three boys, Liam, Brendan and Colin. A graduate of Princeton University, where he was captain of the hockey team, he remains a fiercely loyal alumnus.

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Todd Shobert

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

As Safety NetAccess’s Chief Technical Officer, Todd leads SNA’s operations and technology teams. In addition to managing these teams, he personally oversees the Company’s most technologically challenging installations. He is a key member of the management team, helping to ensure that SNA stays at the forefront of technological innovation within the hospitality industry. His ability…

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Todd Shobert

CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER

As Safety NetAccess’s Chief Technical Officer, Todd leads SNA’s operations and technology teams. In addition to managing these teams, he personally oversees the Company’s most technologically challenging installations. He is a key member of the management team, helping to ensure that SNA stays at the forefront of technological innovation within the hospitality industry.

His ability to take very sophisticated technical matters and communicate them in a simple way has made Todd a customer favorite over the years. Many large clients – who’s primary base of knowledge tends to be the hospitality business – count on him to keep them current on the latest technology trends, and how new developments can help them build and manage their businesses.

Todd has been with the Company since it was founded in 2001. Prior to joining SNA, he spent nine years at Network Plus, Inc. as Managing Director of Data Services.

Todd lives in Weymouth MA., with his wife Sarah. His two kids are both married and have started families of their own. He is adjusting to being called “grandpa.”

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Peter Dicarlo

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Peter leads the financial and administrative aspects of Safety NetAccess. As a member of the executive team, he helps formulate growth initiatives and strategy. Peter has more than 20 years experience in finance and accounting across multiple industries including private equity, higher education and manufacturing. He joined the Safety NetAccess team following a successful career…

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Peter Dicarlo

CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Peter leads the financial and administrative aspects of Safety NetAccess. As a member of the executive team, he helps formulate growth initiatives and strategy.

Peter has more than 20 years experience in finance and accounting across multiple industries including private equity, higher education and manufacturing. He joined the Safety NetAccess team following a successful career as Chief Financial Officer at Brook Venture Partners, managing the firm’s financial reporting and treasury activities, and as acting part-time CFO for several portfolio companies.

Prior to Brook, he was CFO at New Hill Management, an international investment firm focused on growth companies in the United Kingdom. Other career achievements include financial management positions at East Hill Management, Polaris Venture Partners, United Asset Management, and The Stride Rite Corporation (now Wolverine Worldwide).

Peter holds a BS in Accounting from Saint John’s University, and an MBA from the Boston College Carroll School of Management. He began his career with PricewaterhouseCoopers as an auditor and forensic accountant. He has held administrative and adjunct faculty positions at Boston College, as well as a teaching position at Salem State University.

Peter and wife Mary are the proud parents of Tommy and Julie. When he’s not managing SNA’s finances, he enjoys the summer in Cape Cod and the occasional round of golf.

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Chirag Patel

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

As the former President & CEO of United Solution, Chirag joins the Safety NetAccess executive team as Chief Operating Officer. Since his family opened their first hotel when Chirag was only 1 year old, Chirag may well be the most experienced hospitality member within the hospitality technology industry. Growing up in a hotel, Chirag held…

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Chirag Patel

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

As the former President & CEO of United Solution, Chirag joins the Safety NetAccess executive team as Chief Operating Officer.

Since his family opened their first hotel when Chirag was only 1 year old, Chirag may well be the most experienced hospitality member within the hospitality technology industry.

Growing up in a hotel, Chirag held every position from housekeeper to general manager. This life long experience has given Chirag an unprecedented view into the innerworkings’s of hospitality, and how best to serve the industry.

Chirag attended Virginia Tech and achieved a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems Management in 1999. Shortly thereafter, Chirag co-founded United Solution, and helped lead it to become one of the largest customer focused, comprehensive solutions providers on the east coast. While at United Solution, Chirag was responsible for Operations, Sales Engineering, Project Management for deployment of Premise Cabling, HSIA, PBX, and A/V Systems.

Chirag currently resides in Clemmons, NC with his wife, Reena, and their two beautiful daughters.

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Steven Bronken

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING AND BRAND MANAGEMENT

Steven manages Safety NetAccess’s relationships with key accounts. In that role, he helps SNA expand its market reach, leverage partnerships, and better serve its clients with his proven ability to consistently solve business challenges through technology and innovative thinking. In his capacity as a member of the executive team, Steven helps identify growth opportunities that…

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Steven Bronken

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT, MARKETING AND BRAND MANAGEMENT

Steven manages Safety NetAccess’s relationships with key accounts. In that role, he helps SNA expand its market reach, leverage partnerships, and better serve its clients with his proven ability to consistently solve business challenges through technology and innovative thinking. In his capacity as a member of the executive team, Steven helps identify growth opportunities that capitalize on the Company’s deep industry and technical know-how.

Prior to joining Safety NetAccess, Steven held a senior sales position at an established global leader in link balancing and bandwidth management with sales into local and international markets. Previously, he was responsible for corporate account management, administration and business processes at one of the largest wireless dealers in North America.

Steven has enjoyed a highly successful career in sales and marketing, with a special focus on hospitality Internet solutions and services. Beyond hospitality, his industry experience includes Healthcare, Government, Public Sector, Retail, Higher Education, and Information Communications and Technology.

Steven lives in Halifax, Canada, with his wife Lisa and daughters Kailynn and Courtney.

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Kevin Spruill

VICE PRESIDENT SALES AND SALES ENGINEERING

Kevin Spruill has 20+ years of Hospitality IT and Hotel Operation experience. He has served as a hotel general manager, Operations and Brand Coordinator, IT Director for Hotel Management companies. He has also owned and operated restaurants. Mr. Spruill has spent the past 10 years as a valued Hospitality Technology Integrator, Hospitality Senior Program Manager, Sales Engineer for Spectrum Enterprise and Business Development Manager for Clearview Networks...

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Kevin Spruill

VICE PRESIDENT SALES AND SALES ENGINEERING

Kevin Spruill has 20+ years of Hospitality IT and Hotel Operation experience. He has served as a hotel general manager, Operations and Brand Coordinator, IT Director for Hotel Management companies. He has also owned and operated restaurants. Mr. Spruill has spent the past 10 years as a valued Hospitality Technology Integrator, Hospitality Senior Program Manager, Sales Engineer for Spectrum Enterprise and Business Development Manager for Clearview Networks. With a plethora of experience in Hospitality Management and Technical projects backing him, Kevin served as the Subject Matter Expert for Spectrum Enterprise having spoken at several annual hospitality technical conferences covering trends and industry needs related to connectivity demands.

Prior to entering the Hospitality Industry, Kevin spent 8 years in the Army and Army Reserves (Signal System Specialist) He was honorably discharged having been awarded a Combat Infantry Badge, Good Conduct and Army Soldier’s Medals. He is a graduate of Liberty University with a BA in Communications and holds a both professional and product certifications including MEF CECP 2.0, C++, HP Procurve, Ruckus, and Adtran.

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Resham Patel

VICE PRESIDENT SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

Joining Safety NetAccess from the United Solution acquisition, Resham Patel joins as Vice President Software Engineering. Resham’s advanced experience in software development and hospitality is a perfect fit to lead the development on the SNAPX portal – SNA’s industry leading central authentication, portal & network management, and reporting..."

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Resham Patel

VICE PRESIDENT SOFTWARE ENGINEERING

Joining Safety NetAccess from the United Solution acquisition, Resham Patel joins as Vice President Software Engineering. Resham’s advanced experience in software development and hospitality is a perfect fit to lead the development on the SNAPX portal – SNA’s industry leading central authentication, portal & network management, and reporting engine.

Resham was one of the co-founders of United Solution in 2001, and has worked through the partnership with the Safety NetAccess team for over four years. Resham’s advanced hospitality experience includes HSIA, premise cabling, cctv and telecommunications services. Prior to co-founding United Solution, Resham was a senior consultant with PeopleSoft, working with many Fortune 500 companies such as GE and Toys”R”Us on various systems and projects.

Resham will help lead the direction of SNAPX, contributing to SNA’s goal for excellence, innovation and most importantly integrity.

Married with two sons, Resham lives out of Chantilly Virginia, and is an avid golfer and sports fan.

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Martin Kwitschau

PRESIDENT HOSPITALITY CONFERENCE DIVISION

As SNA Event Productions’ President, Martin heads the Hospitality Conference Division of Safety NetAccess. He personally leads, and oversees technology development utilized by SNA Event Productions...

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Martin Kwitschau

PRESIDENT HOSPITALITY CONFERENCE DIVISION

As SNA Event Productions’ President, Martin heads the Hospitality Conference Division of Safety NetAccess. He personally leads, and oversees technology development utilized by SNA Event Productions.

Martin Kwitschau has been a driving force in Hospitality Technology since 1981. He is the original Founder of PSAV and AVT Event Technologies, currently rebranded as Encore Event Technologies.

Martin has been a contributing leader in the hotel industry in the areas of AudioVisual, Guest Room Entertainment, Security and Surveillance, Restaurant Menu Systems and his established relationships with Hoteliers and his consistent drive for premium quality continue to foster demand for his commitment to excellence.

Martin and his wife reside in Chicago, enjoy worldwide travel experiences and are foodie’s of an exponential sort.