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Twitter@tomkatis

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Yale University, BA 1994
Ethics, Politics and Economics

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Special Forces Communications Sergeant (Green Beret)
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Tom Katis

Tom is the founder and CEO of Voxer.

Voxer is a hybrid between a walkie-talkie and a Group Messaging App. It formally launched in May 2011 and has grown to millions of active users. Tom also co-founded Triple Canopy, a security company that he bootstrapped into an international business with over 7,000 employees. He remains Chairman and the largest shareholder.

He is a decorated combat veteran of the U.S. Army Special Forces (Green Berets). During his military service, Tom earned the Bronze Star and Combat Infantryman’s badge. After 9/11, Tom put his business career on hold to re-enlist in the Army. He returned to active duty with a Special Forces team and was deployed to Afghanistan in 2002 and 2003.

Tom was an 18E and received extensive training on all significant military communications systems. Tom was a Vice President at Netcentives, which built large-scale consumer marketing systems. As a Vice President at Citicorp, Tom was one of the founders of the Internet and ecommerce group and was the head of Internet Payment System development. He is a graduate of Yale University with a BA in Ethics, Politics and Economics.

Recent Milestones

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    Tom Katis added a position as CEO at Voxer LLC. (1/1/07)
    Posted 1/14/09 at 11:29am
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    Tom Katis added a position as Co-Chairman at Triple Canopy. (1/1/03)
    Posted 5/12/13 at 7:37am
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    Tom Katis added a position as Special Forces Communications Sergeant (Green Beret) at US Army. (1/1/01)
    Posted 5/12/13 at 7:37am
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    Tom Katis added a position as VP Business Development at Netcentives. (1/1/99)
    Posted 5/12/13 at 7:37am
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    Tom Katis added a position as VP at Citigroup. (1/1/94)
    Posted 5/12/13 at 7:37am

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