VP of Operations
Joel Holl is an experienced technology, product management, strategy, and operations executive with an established track record of innovation, development, and deployment of new products and services across both hardware and software domains.
Through his progressively larger roles with companies including AT&T, Lucent Technologies, Nextel Communications, Motorola, and others, he has built an extensive background in mobile devices, telecommunications, and software applications and services, and has a deep understanding of business and technology product innovation.
In addition, Mr. Holl is an experienced entrepreneur, having co-founded and led several companies, including most recently Pervasive Group, Inc., where he was the COO and responsible for leading the company through two successful rounds of financing, as well as for business development and day to day operations of the business.
Mr. Holl has an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, as well as B.S and M.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the Pennsylvania State University. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of New Jersey, where he currently lives and works. He also holds several patents in telecommunications power systems and cellular phone design, and has served as an adjunct faculty and Industrial Advisory Board member at Capitol College in Laurel, MD.
Mr. Holl enjoys the challenge of building, creating, and repairing all manner of things, whether it is startups/businesses, woodworking projects, antique/classic cars, or other initiatives large or small.