Meet our Management Team

Martin Horne, CEO

Martin Horne has over 30 years experience in High Technology including management positions with Digital Equipment, DY-4 and Monenco Agra. For the last 20 years Martin has founded and led several venture backed companies as CEO. In 1994 he founded ProMIRA Software and in 1998 he sold it to Manugistics. In late 1998 he founded Nitidus Technology and in 1999 he sold the company to Parametric Technologies. Prior to joining LiveQoS™, Martin was founding CEO, financed and grew online Web 2.0 travel site TravelPod into the leading Travel Blog community culminating in an acquisition in late 2006 by online travel leader Expedia.

 

Stéphane Brunet, CTO

Stéphane Brunet is a technophile with over 15 years of experience in high performance applications and networks. During that time, he has taken on several leadership roles in R&D for various organizations, including Nortel Networks, BTI Systems (recently acquired by Juniper), Fortinet and CAE Electronics. He started coding as a youngster and never looked back. As an optimist with an entrepreneurial spirit, he believes that there is no job too small, no challenge too big and that with imagination, cooperation and perseverance, great things can be done. Stéphane is currently focused on understanding technology needs and helping our customers get the most out of their networks and applications.

Jeff Stoss, CFO

Jeff Stoss has over 15 years of experience in Chief Financial Officer and other strategic roles in high-growth technology companies, promoting finance and operational best practices and leading business transformation projects, including supporting acquisitions, financings and expansion. Jeff has served as CFO for publicly traded NUVO Network Management and has held senior finance roles with Cognos, IBM and Conversant Intellectual Property Management (formerly MOSAID). Jeff is also a co-founder and C-Level Advisor with Positive Venture Group. Jeff is a Chartered Professional Accountant, Chartered Accountant (CPA, CA), a Corporate Finance professional (CF) through CPA Canada and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA, Illinois). Jeff also holds a Bachelor of Mathematics (Accounting) from the University of Waterloo.

James McMillan, Vice President, Business Development

With 19 years of international technology experience and extensive background in market development and OEM engagements, James brings a management style that focuses on revenue generation and relationship development. James’ previous positions include VP of Sales & Marketing at Energate, VP Sales & Marketing at Blue Line Innovations and head of sales at EMS Technologies. James focuses on building critical business relationships for LiveQoS®.

Salim Nensi, Vice President, Engineering

Salim is a seasoned technology leader with over a decade of experience delivering innovative solutions to the market. Prior to joining LiveQoS, Salim held development and lead positions at Nortel Networks, BTI Systems and LiveQoS. Currently he oversees the LiveQoS engineering team and the product roadmap.

David Horne, Director of Marketing

David Horne is a Digital Marketing Expert with 10+ years of digital demand experience working within startup, medium, and large enterprise environments. Prior to joining LiveQoS™, David was a key digital strategist at Kenna Group marketing firm, the lone marketer at Blaze software which was acquired by Akamai Technologies in 2012, and championed the on-boarding of marketing automation (marketo) into Akamai. David is a certified Eloqua, Marketo, and Hubspot expert with skills in growth hacking, social media marketing, digital advertising, and sales process engineering.