ROBERT A. ROSITANO, JR.
Robert oversees day-to-day management and operational control over all aspects of the business. He is a serial entrepreneur with 20+ years of experience in technology and bringing in more than $60M in liquidity events for the companies he has hatched or managed. Prior to starting the Company, Mr. Rositano was a founding member of the Internet’s first IPO in 1993, Netcom Online Communications, Inc., which was sold to ICG and then to EarthLink in 1995. He has co-founded a number of successful ventures, including Simply Internet, Inc., Nettaxi.com, America’s Biggest, Inc., Zippi Networks, Inc (an eBay partner) and CheckMate Mobile, a mobile app developer. He has also authored one of the first Web Directory’s for Macmillan Publishers.
Dean is responsible for the day to day operations and guiding of the technical direction of the company. With 15+ years of experience in executive management, financial management, Internet architecture and high technology operations, he has successfully assisted in the raising of >$40M in both private and public transactions. Prior to Friendable, Inc., he co- founded Checkmate Mobile, Inc, Latitude Venture Partners, LLC, Zippi Networks, Inc, America’s Biggest, Inc, and most notably, was the co-founder and president and CTO of Silicon Valley based Nettaxi.com, which went public in 1998 when it quickly reached a valuation of $600+M. With 3+M unique visitors daily and a top 5 worldwide, website rank. As President and CTO, Mr. Rositano was responsible for designing, architecting, and scaling the Nettaxi server infrastructure from 0 to 10+ million visitors per day.