Steven L. Komar, Chairman & CEO
Mr. Komar has served as chief executive officer since 2001 and has been a director since 1997 prior to becoming chairman of the Board of Directors in 2001. Mr. Komar is a seasoned executive with over 40 years of senior management experience. From 2000 until 2001, Mr. Komar served as a founding partner of C-III Holdings, a development stage financial services company. From 1991 to June 2000, he was group executive vice president of Fiserv, Inc., a company that provides advanced data processing services and related products to the financial industry. From 1980 to 1991, Mr. Komar served in a number of financial management positions with CitiGroup, including the role of chief financial officer of Diners Club International and Citicorp Information Resources, respectively. Mr. Komar is a graduate of the City University of New York with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and holds a Masters Degree in Finance from Pace University.
James T. McCubbin, Executive Vice President, CFO & Director
Mr. McCubbin has been a director since 1998. He was promoted to executive vice president in 2008 after having served as vice president and chief financial officer since 1998 as well as secretary of the corporation. From 1997 to 1998, he served as vice president, controller, assistant secretary and treasurer. Mr. McCubbin has over 20 years of financial management experience. Prior to joining WidePoint he held financial management positions with several companies in the financial and government sectors. Mr. McCubbin presently serves on the board of directors of Tianjin Pharmaceutical Company (NYSE AMEX: TPI) and The Quigley Corporation (NASDAQ – GM: QGLY). He serves as Tianjin’s chairman of its Audit Committee, Nominating Committee, and Compensation Committee and is a member of the audit committee of Quigley. Mr. McCubbin provides financial consulting services and has served on various boards of directors over the past seven years. Mr. McCubbin is a graduate of the University of Maryland with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance and a Masters Degree in International Management.
Ronald S. Oxley, Executive Vice President & Director
Mr. Oxley became executive vice president – sales, marketing and business strategies in May 2008. He has served as a director since 2006. Mr. Oxley has had a distinguished career of over 40 years with the U.S. Federal Government and industry. His federal government career spanned almost 28 years with the Office of the Secretary of Defense and with the Departments of the Navy, Army and Air Force where he held various senior level executive positions during which he was awarded a series of Meritorious Service Awards and was nominated for a Presidential Executive Career Award in 1996. The last nine years of his federal career was at the Office of the Secretary of Defense where he monitored the development of the office’s defense-wide strategic vision and implementation plan for command, control, communications, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. He subsequently worked as a senior level executive with prominent U.S. federal government contractors including Litton/PRC, Emergent Information Technologies and L-3 Communications. He is currently executive vice president of ARC International Corporation, which specializes in providing domestic and international middle-market and emerging growth companies with a broad range of strategic advisory services. Mr. Oxley holds a top secret SCI clearance with life style polygraph. He has a Master of Science degree in systems management from the University of Southern California and a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from California State University. He served in the U.S. Army from 1966 to 1968, including a tour of duty in Vietnam.
Mr. Turissini serves as vice president and chief technology officer of WidePoint Corporation and as president and chief executive officer of Operational Research Consultants, Inc. (ORC), a wholly-owned WidePoint subsidiary. He has over 20 years of professional experience in systems engineering and acquisition management in support of the U.S. Federal Government. Mr. Turissini serves on the board of directors and as the operations committee chair for The Federation for Identity and Cross-Credentialing Systems™ (FiXs). He was a founding partner of ORC in 1991 and served as ORC’s chief operations officer at its inception. Prior to ORC, Mr. Turissini held positions with a variety of companies including Tracor Applied Sciences, Inc., National Technologies Associates, Inc., and Gibbs and Cox, Inc. Mr. Turissini is a graduate of the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering and Nautical Sciences; and, holds a Masters of Engineering Administration from The George Washington University.
Jin Kang, President of iSYS
Mr. Kang is president and CEO of WidePoint subsidiary iSYS, LLC, a company he founded in 1999. He successfully managed the company from its inception to a company with gross revenues of $24M in 2008. Mr. Kang has over 20 years of professional experience in corporate management, technology management, business development, and financial management in the field of information technology. Mr. Kang has held senior management positions with several of the nation’s leading corporations that specialize in providing information and telecommunications management services to the Federal government. Mr. Kang has served as Division Manager and Engineering Manager for SAIC and Northrop Grumman respectively. He has held key leadership positions on high profile government programs such as Combined DNA Index System (CODIS), Defense Medical Information Systems/Systems Integration, Design Development, Operations and Maintenance Services (D/SIDDOMS), and the Defense Blood Standard System (DBSS). He has a successful operations track record and proven his ability to drive growth and maximize profitability of an organization. Mr. Kang received a Bachelor and a Masters Degrees in Computer Science and Computer Systems Management from the University of Maryland.
Michael Mansouri, CEO of WSC
Michael Mansouri has served as the Chief Executive Officer of WSC a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, since our strategic acquisition of the Avalon Global Solutions, Inc. (“AGS”) communications management business on December 31, 2011. Prior to the acquisition of AGS Mr. Mansouri served as their Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Mansouri has over 20 years of professional experience in the high tech business sector and corporate finance serving in critical roles such as sales and marketing and channel development, raising capital, building sales channels, scaling companies to profitability, successfully conducting M&A and IPO activities. Prior to joining AGS in 2009, Mr. Mansouri joined OmniTrust Security Systems, as president and CEO in 2002 and sold the company in 2005 to Heisei Denden of Japan. From 2006-2009 Mr. Mansouri served on several advisory boards of start-up companies. From 1999 and 2001, Mr. Mansouri served as chairman, president and CEO of iPass Inc. In 1998, he became COO of broadband services at Teleglobe Business Solutions. a premier provider of global remote access services. From 1985 to 1995 Mr. Mansouri where he held a host of senior management positions in sales and marketing at Sprint International. From 1997 to 1998 Mr. Mansouri was responsible for enhanced data services at Intermedia Communications and led the acquisition of Digex. Mr. Mansouri earned a succession of degrees including B.S. in Computer Science and Statistics from Utah State University, MS in Management Sciences from George Washington University (Omega Rho) and the MIT Sloan School of Management program in corporate strategy.