Earlier in his career, Mr. Travis was Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing for a $100 million, privately held manufacturer of material handling and storage products. He engineered a turnaround at the corporate level for four privately held companies in the molded plastics and contract electronic manufacturing industries in Minnesota and played a key role in attracting and closing over $40 million in mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Travis’s background includes managing technology and e-sales processes. As director of e-marketplace business development for an online portal, he created and led sales and supply-chain activities and developed numerous strategic alliances with suppliers and other key partners. As president of a regional ISP, Mr. Travis initiated a turnaround plan for a service provider that achieved 80% annual growth in 12 months.
Mr. Travis holds an MBA from the University of New Haven and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the Rochester Institute of Technology. He holds certifications as a Six Sigma Greenbelt and has been certified in Lean Manufacturing Processes.