Chief Executive Officer
Todd Oseth is the chief operating officer for Violin Systems LLC. He oversees product development, software and hardware architecture, product validation, deployment engineering, solutions engineering, professional services and technical support.
Prior to Violin, Todd held a number of leadership positions including Managing Director at SPADEC LLC, President & CEO at Intermap Technologies, CEO & President Neterion, and COO at McData (acquired by Brocade).
Todd is an accomplished executive with outstanding success in establishing new products and technologies in domestic and international markets through both acquisition and organic growth. He has had full P&L responsibility for $700M+ businesses. Todd has a deep understanding of complex technologies along with unique skills required to match customer needs to specifications to determine the best route to market. He has successfully led startups and Fortune 100 companies; possesses international experience for global business across the semiconductor, computing, networking, storage, and Software as a Service (SaaS) environments. Todd holds a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and computer science from the University of Minnesota, as well as an MBA from the University of St. Thomas, Kotz School of Management.
Vice President, Operations
Bob has more than 25 years experience designing, developing, and deploying systems and solutions across a broad array of industries and technologies.
Most recently, Bob was Vice President Product Development & Professional Services at Intermap Technologies transforming the business focus to products, solutions, and services, and apply his past experience to help drive the success of the company. Previously, he was Senior Director of Product Strategy and Planning for ISG at EMC Corp. He has served in executive roles at several start-ups providing marketing and business guidance that successfully drove these companies into the marketplace.
Bob has held senior positions at a broad range of software startups, with technologies in secure communications, content management, and language translation. He also has an extensive background in computer systems manufacturing, satellite communications, GPS, and is a former USAF Search & Rescue/Special Operations helicopter pilot.
He holds a BSCE from the United States Air Force Academy and an MA from Golden Gate University.
Vice President, Engineering
Vice President, Sales
Tim has over 25 years of experience in Operations & Sales Leadership – most recently with Grant Dental Technology as VP, Operations. Tim leads the Global Sales Operations efforts for X-IO. Additionally Tim has held Operations and Sales positions with Cyalume Technologies, Combat Training Solutions Inc., Colorado Homeland Defense Alliance, and Eli Lilly. Tim began his career as a Pilot, Aviation Safety & Operations Officer in the US Navy. He holds a BA in Finance from Villanova University and an MBA from Southern New Hampshire University.