Team

U.S. Team

Tim Rogers

CEO

Timothy Rogers is a Managing Partner of Ciberspring and within that role is in charge of all the business development for the firm. Tim comes from a background of 20+ years of direct expertise in technology start-ups, mergers and acquisition. Expertise ranging from application development / deployment and system architecture, to technology marketing and sales support, to operational / procedural merge and technology investment assessments.


As a technology partner to some of the world’s largest organizations, his core expertise is creating technology vision in alignment with business objectives, articulating vision as part of marketing and sales efforts, and optimizing product development and implementation methodology.


Tim’s current career objectives are to elevate a product/organization to higher level of market presence, to create a market leader in a particular sector, to introduce innovative technology with effective functionality.
Tim lives locally in Chester, NJ with his wife Carol and his four kids, Tim, Hanna, Alyssa and Evan.

James Ciolek, Jr., CPA

CFO

James Ciolek is the Chief Financial Officer of Ciberspring and has 20 plus years of financial related experience. Before becoming CFO of Ciberspring James was the Senior Vice President and Controller of a strategic health care communications agency for ten years. James was responsible for developing and leading all infrastructure services to support business development activities, including operations, human resources, finance, contracting, and information technology. James started his professional career working in the areas of audit and consulting services for the public accounting firm of Deloitte and Touche.


James holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration and finance from St. Bonaventure University. He became a certified public accountant in 2005, and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the New York Society of Certified Public Accountants.


James lives in Morristown, NJ and lives with his wife Alison, his daughters Morgan and Kamryn and his son Andrew.

Nick Banwart

COO

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Mike Santomarco

VP, Global Talent Acquisition

Michael Santomarco is the Vice President of Global Talent Acquisition, and oversees all of the Recruiting efforts that take place for our thriving Digital Marketing and Information Technology Consulting business. Michael’s background includes 18+ years of Information Technology Staffing and Solutions Recruiting, as well as 5+ years experience in Digital Marketing Recruiting.


Having graduated from the Richard Stockton College of New Jersey in May of 1998 with a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science & Information Systems, Michael entered the workforce as a Junior Recruiter for Judge Inc. There he was able to utilize the technical skills gained during his studies to source talented IT Professionals for numerous Fortune 500 Companies. Having reached his full potential there he moved to Princeton Information from 1999 through 2004 working his way up to a Senior Recruiter. In 2004 Michael joined Paragon Computer professionals staying there for three years as their Lead Solution Recruiter. It was this level of experience that enabled Michael to join Ciberspring and run all of the Recruiting efforts.


Michael lives in Spotswood, NJ with his wife Jennifer, his daughter Amanda and his son Christian.

Eric Goldstein

Director, Digital Marketing

As the Director of Digital Marketing, Eric is responsible for helping build and expand Ciberspring’s growing digital practices. Eric has over 28 years of professional experience helping build large and small companies in project / product management roles as well as enterprise sales. He is driving AT&T’s enterprise call center efforts – implementing training, processes, and other benchmarking / reporting across tools like Salesforce.com and Eloqua.


Eric graduated with honor from Stevens Institute of Technology with a Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science. He joined Ciberspring in 2012 as an contractor for AT&T and has expanded his role as a team contributor within Ciberspring’s executive team.

Paul Cardone

DIR, Strategic Partnerships

Paul Cardone, a Computer Science graduate from Kean University has lived in New Jersey his entire life. He started his career at The Bell Labs working in the Information Technology area. His career spans over three decades and transcends multiple generations of enterprise-level financial applications and business intelligence technologies.

Liz Samaris

DIR, Project Management Operations

Liz Samaris, has over 20 years of experience as an Information Technology professional. She has a strong background in all aspects of Project Management, including: results-oriented project management; business and project analysis; business system concept design and architecture; requirements, use cases, testing, implementation, and documentation, with a strong focus on quality and delivery deadlines. In her current role she supports multiple, highly diverse, virtual teams involving both on and off-shore and is responsible for the on time, on budget delivery of all AT&T projects across seven platforms (Enterprise Business, Partners Solutions, CORP, Networking Exchange Blog, Business Circle, 2 Content Management Systems, and OIL).
Liz joined Ciberspring in March 2010 as a Systems Engineer supporting AT&T’s Enterprise Business, CORP, and CMS platforms. She transitioned into a Project Manager role in 2012 with increasing responsibilities before becoming a Senior Project Manager in 2014, taking on a much larger role, supporting additional platforms and team members.
Liz has attended Brookdale College (studied Architecture and Design); Brick Computer Science Institute (Computer Programming Degree); AVTECH Institute of Technology (E-Commerce & .Net programming Certificate); CAPSTONE Institute (Business Finance Certificate); and Brookdale College (Applied Science Degree). She is currently studying for the PMP Exam.

Offshore Team

Naveen Ravadi

DIR, Off-Shore Operations

Naveen Ravadi is the Director of Operations for Ciberspring in India. Naveen has complete responsibility for the driving Operations in India. An MBA Graduate from Bangalore University with Specialization in Human Resource & Operations Management. He comes with 10 years’ accomplished experience in the Information Technology and consulting Industry crafting solutions that help organization to improve operational efficiencies, Control costs and Maximize returns on technology investments in offshore, Seize competitive advantage, and Enhance business value with Integration effort across global.


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