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 (left to right: Ventresca, Desai, Henderson, Willey, Wachter, Cheever, Pajer. Not pictured: Macari)

Executive Team 


J
oe Pajer | President and CEO

Joe Pajer brings nearly 30 years of technology industry experience to Thinklogical, including more than 20 years at the senior executive level. Prior to joining Thinklogical, Joe was CEO of Vocollect, a leading provider of voice recognition enabled computing systems used to manage mobile workforces. He previously held leadership positions with Marconi, FORE Systems, Compaq Computer Corporation and AT&T. Joe holds an M.S. degree in management and a B.S. degree in civil engineering and public policy from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh.

 

Vikram (Vik) Desai | Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales

Vik Desai leads the company's global sales force and is a member of Thinklogical's senior executive team. Vik has worked in the technology industry for more than 28 years and brings significant experience managing and scaling technology businesses. Vik comes to Thinklogical from $1.3B IT services, network and communications provider Earthlink where he was President of its "Cloud" focused Advanced Services business unit. He brings a strong analytical perspective to the development and execution of Thinklogical's global sales strategies and a deep understanding of the company's target markets. Vik had previously been a consultant to Thinklogical.

 

Scott T. Willey | Chief Financial Officer

Scott Willey joined Thinklogical in June 2010, and has more than 28 years of financial management experience including more than six years in the technology industry. Prior to joining Thinklogical, Mr. Willey was Chief Financial Officer of Pentron Corporation. He has also held senior financial management roles with TranSwitch Corporation, Cendant Corporation and Rayonier, Inc. Scott began his career with Arthur Andersen LLP, and he is a Certified Public Accountant.  He holds a Bachelors of Science degree in accounting from the University of Connecticut.

 

Larry Wachter | Vice President, Engineering

Larry Wachter leads the design and development of hardware, firmware and software for Thinklogical. Larry brings nearly 30 years of experience in the technology industry to Thinklogical. Larry received his BSEE from Western New England University. 

 

Peter Henderson | Vice President, Founder and Thinklogical Design Center principal

Peter Henderson has been with Thinklogical since its inception in 2003. Pete provides design, configuration and validation guidance to customers for the Think Logical Design Center (TLDC) team. He has more than 33 years of expertise in technology marketing and business development. Prior to Thinklogical he held positions at Amp Inc., Harbor Electronics and Lightwave. In 1994 he co-purchased Lightwave Communications from Laser Precision, which was sold to Lantronix Incorporated in 2001. Pete co-founded Thinklogical in 2003 and is responsible for new product introductions to marketplace and customer development and growth. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration from Lehigh University.

 

David Cheever | Director, Founder and Thinklogical Design Center principal

David Cheever has been with Thinklogical since its inception in 2003. David provides design, configuration and validation guidance to customers for the Thinklogical Design Center (TLDC) team.  He has more than 30 years of executive experience in manufacturing, including more than 21 years of experience in the technology industry. From 1980 to 1994 he held managerial positions with Burgess Brothers, a sheet metal and machining business. In 1994 he co-purchased Lightwave Communications from Laser Precision, which was sold to Lantronix Incorporated in 2001. David co-founded Thinklogical in 2003 and has responsibility for Thinklogical’s product application design center. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Business Administration from Babson College.

 

Michael Macari | Vice President, Operations

Michael Macari is responsible for Thinklogical’s Manufacturing Operations and Quality. Prior to joining Thinklogical, Mike was Vice President of Engineering and Operations at TranSwitch Corp. a provider of system-on-a-chip (SoC) solutions for voice, data, and video communications. Mike has held senior management positions in electronics, communications and semiconductor businesses, with over 25 years’ experience in these industries. Mike holds a BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Fairleigh Dickinson University and an MBA from the University of New Haven.

 

Robert Ventresca | Vice President, Marketing

Robert Ventresca is responsible for Thinklogical’s worldwide marketing and communications operations. Previously, Bob was Vice President of Marketing for Netkey, Inc., a leading provider of software and hardware technology for interactive kiosks and digital signage that was acquired by NCR Corp. With 30 years of experience including more than 20 years in the technology industry, Bob has held senior-level marketing, communications and investor relations positions with a number of public and privately-held companies including DSL.net, Brodeur Partners, IMA and Hyperion. He holds a BS degree in Journalism from Southern Connecticut State University.