Board of Directors
Mr. Bathauer was appointed to the Board and as the Chief Executive Officer of the Company upon the resignation of Mr. William Robinson, our former Director and Chief executive Officer, on November 8, 2012. Mr. Bathauer drives the development and implementation of company strategies. Prior to CEO, Mr. Bathauer was Vice President of Corporate Development for Integral and was responsible for Integral's corporate development efforts which included corporate communications, business development, and capital funding. Before joining Integral, Mr. Bathauer worked with some of the leading firms in the financial services industry providing financial and investment advice to early stage and small growth companies. Over his career Mr. Bathauer has advised a broad portfolio of corporate clients including consumer product, technology and renewable energy companies, assisting them in raising capital, corporate restructuring, and establishing national distribution channels. He is a graduate of Purdue University.
James Eagan is a former satellite telecommunications executive and a co-founder of ORBCOMM LLC. As Executive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer and Director of ORBCOMM, he was responsible for developing a new business model, slashing costs, raising capital, and growing the subscriber base.
He led pioneering efforts in the mobile satellite industry where he was responsible for launching low cost satellite services in North America and Asia Pacific. Prior to ORBCOMM, Mr. Eagan was with Lockheed Martin and started his career as a naval officer.
He is a graduate of the University of California Los Angeles and received his MBA from George Washington University.
Mr. Babka currently serves as Chief Financial Officer of NOMi Corporation, an in-store analytics provider. Prior to his position at NOMi, Mr. Babka served as Chief Financial Officer of Applied Predictive Technologies, a cloud-based predictive analytics company, which was acquired by MasterCard Inc. in May 2015.
Mr. Babka has over forty years of experience in financial and operational management of public and private companies, with a specific focus in the technology, software and telecommunications sectors. From 2010 through 2014, Mr. Babka was CFO of Vibrant Media, a world leader in contextual technology aligning billions of words across the Internet with relevant video, information, tools, and advertising. In 2009 and 2010, Mr. Babka was CFO of Sophos, a global IT Security company based in the UK. In June, 2010, Sophos was acquired by Apax Partners. From 2004 to 2009, Babka was Senior Vice President and CFO of NeuStar, Inc., where he led NeuStar's efforts in support of its $700 million Initial Public Offering and listing on the New York Stock Exchange in July 2005. NeuStar was awarded "2005 IPO of the Year" by International Financing Review and Renaissance Capital.
Mr. Babka started his career in 1973 in public accounting and early in his career, spent over 17 years in finance and operational positions with AT&T and its subsidiaries. Mr. Babka is a Magna cum Laude graduate of the University of Dayton, and obtained his MBA with honors from Manhattan College. He is a graduate of the Stanford University Executive Program, and obtained CPA certification in Ohio in 1974.
Mr. Blumberg is a graduate from the University of Illinois with a degree in electrical engineering and computer science and from Stanford University with a degree in law. Over the course of his extensive, multifarious career, Mr. Blumberg has worked tirelessly to put that proficiency to use. He has acted as one of the principals of a medical-legal and class action labor litigation firm, achieving judgments in the hundreds of millions of dollars. He has served as CEO of leading wind power development company Energy Logics, and, while there, oversaw the buyout of the company, which went on to successfully develop a 120 MW wind farm in Montana. Most recently, Blumberg has worked as a venture capital entrepreneur in high-tech and life sciences companies and is also currently a major shareholder in Insync Analytics, the co-developer of an analytical trading tool presently used in-house to trade stocks and commodities.
Mr. Mathias currently serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Jasper Rubber which specializes in the mixing and manufacture of Rubber, TPE and Plastic components for the Filtration, Automotive, and Appliance Industries. He has served as President and CEO of Jasper Rubber since 1999. Jasper Rubber served as the manufacturer of ElectriPlast for several years and Mathias worked closely with Integral during that time. "I've watched ElectriPlast develop and advance over the years, stated Mathias, it's been impressive to see the progress that's been made most recently. I look forward to being involved at the board level." With the addition of Mathias, the Integral board is now comprised of a majority of independent directors.