CounterPath’s team of blog writers come from a variety of areas within the company. From Sales and Marketing to Product Development and Engineering, we have a wealth of knowledge and expertise among our employees.
Todd Carothers is the Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at CounterPath and oversees all Product Marketing, Management and Marketing Communications initiatives. Growing up in Silicon Valley and having witnessed the technical marvels coming out of Xerox PARC (where his dad was a patent attorney) Todd developed a deep passion for the high-tech industry. With a particular interest in Internet and mobile applications, Todd eventually found himself within the massive Telecommunications sector and companies that were on the leading edge of new services that added significant value to operators worldwide.
Rob is a member of the CounterPath Marketing team and brings over 14 years experience of Product Marketing and Marketing Communications in the telecom and technology industry. When he is not arresting people for brand violation or getting in the ring with Sales, Rob likes to escape from all the noise by heading out on his road bike, having the wind blast against his face and immersing himself in that feeling of absolute freedom.
Michael Doyle is the Vice President of Technology at CounterPath and is responsible for patents and exploiting Intellectual Property. He has served on corporate Intellectual Property committees, co-authored several patent applications and was previously CTO and co-founder at Ubiquity Software Corporation which was acquired by Avaya Inc. for $145M.
Jim O’Brien is the Director Server Engineering for CounterPath and is responsible for architecting customized solutions for CounterPath customers as well as integrating, deploying and supporting mobile VoIP solutions. Jim designed, launched, and supported wholesale and enterprise VoIP networks for GTE, Genuity, and Level(3). Jim joined CounterPath with the acquisition of BridgePort Networks in 2008.
Kasia Finkelstein is the Sr. Marketing and Communications Manager at CounterPath. In this role she is dedicated to cultivating thoughtful, authentic and productive conversations, both within the CounterPath team and with the company’s varied external audiences. Her experiences in different industries and cities have given her a unique perspective on marketing strategies, an appetite for cutting-edge media and an affinity for Montreal bagels.
Hanna Miller is the Marketing Communications Manager at CounterPath and is responsible for developing and implementing various communications strategies and tactics for the company. She has over eight years of experience in a wide range of marketing specialties including social media, integrated marketing communications, product development and event coordination.
Tim Hurd is the Marketing Webmaster and Developer at CounterPath. He has over 15 years of web development experience developing applications for a wide range of industries including software companies, travel and education. He enjoys talking about web/desktop development technologies including jQuery, PHP, .NET and how they pertain to web development.