Redefining group conferencing isn’t easy—luckily, our top-notch team is up to the task. Staffed with experienced, whip-smart, passionate people, the Voxeet team is relentlessly focused (some might say obsessed) with delivering an uncomplicated conference call solution with unparalleled sound quality. Say hello to our leaders and other key players.
Stephane Giraudie-CEO & Founder
Stephane has more than 15 years of experience in product and business development and startup management in California. He was recently VP of Product Experience at AngelPoints (now MicroEdge), where he helped build next generation corporate sustainability and social responsibility products.
He was also founder and Chief Product Officer of Papilia, a web-based communication, fundraising and social-networking software company that helped nonprofits raise more money by helping donors understand the difference their gifts make. Stephane has helped raised millions of dollars online for organizations such as the United Nations World Food Program, Family Violence Prevention Fund and DC Central Kitchen.
Prior to that, Stephane worked in the area of digital photography through his work at Live Picture (later MGI Software) where his team built and brought to market dozens of enterprise and consumer software products for companies like Kodak, Fuji and Warner Bros. For their innovations, they were recognized two years in a row with the prestigious “Company to Watch” award at DEMO.
Larry Fornallaz-CTO & Founder
Larry started computer programming at the age of 13 and has spent his life being passionate about software engineering. He has been working for more than 15 years on the development and conception of high traffic computer platforms.
Larry spent several years as technical consultant for many large corporations in the banking and telecommunication industries. In 2003, he became CTO of “Crédit Agricole Alternative”, a branch of the bank specialized in the creation of trading platforms with high traffic and high security level.
Seven years ago, Larry and Benoit started the company Innovantic. Larry has been in charge of the creation and management of teams of engineers and has been managing R&D projects.
Benoit Sénard-VP Production & Founder
Benoit is a software engineer who has spent 15 years in the development and integration of collaboration tools and CRM Software for companies in industry, banking and service industries. Throughout those years he witnessed the evolution of communications tools in both large corporations and small companies and has in-depth expertise on communications issues next-generation technologies.
He started in business at university as president of the junior enterprise. After five years in an IBM Business Partner company, he started his own IBM Lotus Domino consulting firm in 2003.
In 2005, Benoit cofounded Innovantic, a software engineering firm where he continues to lead the sales and consulting teams.
Kelli Negro-VP Marketing
Kelli has over 15 years of experience in marketing and strategy with some of the largest brands in the U.S. and Europe. Prior to Voxeet, she worked as a strategic marketing consultant, providing services to marketing firms and Fortune 100 companies including United Capital, Wells Fargo Bank, and Apollo Group.
Her career began in the technology industry, directing marketing efforts for a number of Internet and software companies. She has since served in numerous management positions with Charles Schwab & Co., with roles in client experience, marketing communications and product management. Other notable positions include heading up consumer and enterprise marketing for Financial Engines, and directing PR activities for Apple’s hardware, software and educational departments.
Kelli earned a double B.A. in International Relations and French from San Francisco State University and completed graduate coursework in International Relations at the Universite de Paris X, Nanterre.