Paul has served as our President and Chief Executive Officer since 2010. Paul is a seasoned executive with over 20 years of leadership experience impacting corporate performance. At ColoHouse, Paul is responsible for overall market strategy and growth. He joined ColoHouse from j2 Global Communications, a B2B Cloud Services and Digital Media firm, where he directed the South East USA Region. Prior to j2, Paul presided over Global Accounts for British Telecom and subsequently spent 15 years leading teams in the US, EMEA and Asia. Paul received his MBA from Henley Management College and his Law Degree from the University of Buckingham.
Laura Carr has served as our Chief Financial Officer since company inception, and acts as ColoHouse’s investor liaison. Laura brings over 25 years of experience to ColoHouse and is responsible for all accounting and financial activities. Prior to joining ColoHouse, Laura served as CFO of Infinis; later acquired by WhittmanHart, an IT consulting and digital marketing firm. As Director of Corporate Development and Controller for WhittmanHart, Laura oversaw the acquisition and integration of several companies, presiding over M&A activity. Laura also spent over 15 years as partner in a public accounting firm. She received her B.S. from Ohio State University.
Savvas joined ColoHouse as Chief Technology Officer post the acquisition of Netrouting and Data Facilities in 2018. Savvas has been in the telecom and technology industry for over 10 years. He founded Netrouting in 2007 and has been able to expand his services and his portfolio to over 500 companies. Savvas is responsible for product development and technology at ColoHouse as well as providing a consultative approach for all customers and prospects to optimize their IT infrastructure.
Since joining ColoHouse in 2012, Copley has played an essential role in improving and standardizing business operations. Copley is responsible for ColoHouse compliance with industry standards; including SOC 1&2 and ISO 9000. Copley also serves as ColoHouse’s Human Resource professional, is a member of the Society of Human Resource Management and holds a SHRM-CP certification. Prior to joining ColoHouse, Copley was Compliance Manager for EF Foundation for Foreign Study. Copley attended Bowdoin College, where she received her B.A. in Biology. In 2013 she earned an M.A. in International Administration from the University of Miami.
Nicole Rossato joined ColoHouse in early 2017 bringing over 10 years of experience in marketing and sales. At ColoHouse, she is responsible for sharing our customer stories, attracting new clients, sales enablement and public relations. Prior to ColoHouse, Nicole was a founding member of the CareCloud marketing team, where she executed the events and social media programs. Later, she managed field marketing and sales enablement for the organization. Nicole also worked for LINQ Financial as a sales operations associate and Miami-Dade County Commissioner Jose “Pepe” Diaz, where she managed the events program. Nicole received her Bachelor’s of Science from the University of Central Florida.
Stephanie Vazquez first joined ColoHouse in 2013 during an 18-month internship and returned to join the marketing team in early 2017. At ColoHouse, she is responsible for our digital marketing, branding, lead generation and sales & marketing automation. Prior to returning to ColoHouse, Stephanie was the Digital Marketing Manager at Berger Singerman, a Florida business law firm, where she implemented all digital marketing campaigns and organized sponsored events. Stephanie received her B.A. in Communications from Florida International University.
Cerl joined ColoHouse in 2010, after taking part in the construction of the ColoHouse suite. As Oprtations Manager, he is responsible for the success of our Technical Support team and oversees all infrastructure, installation and maintenance activities. Cerl has taken part in the design of over 20,000 sq. ft. of colocation space in our MIA I and MIA II facilities. He has also managed the design and build of more than 15 custom-sized cages to exact customer specification. Cerl has installed fiber for over 16 ColoHouse carriers and was integral in the design and interconnection of our MIA I and MIA II Meet-Me-Rooms. He is Eaton Certified and has also been trained in Corning Fiber and APC Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) Systems.
Robbin Diepeveen joined the ColoHouse team in June of 2018. Robbin brings over 13 years of datacenter and IT experience to ColoHouse. Robbin is based in The Netherlands and is responsible for all datacenter facilities management and deployment in Europe. Since 2005, Robbin has worked as a freelance application developer, has been involved in several projects in IT, datacenters and developing web applications, CRM/ERM, and was a datacenter engineer. In 2008, prior to joining ColoHouse, Robbin worked at Source XS, later becoming a partner. Robbin has his education in electro-technics and graduated with a degree in Application Development.
Allen joined ColoHouse in 2014 as a Data Center Technician. In 2018, Allen was named Data Center Manager. He is responsible for the success of our technical support team and oversees all infrastructure, installation and maintenance activities. Allen plays a vital role in assisting ColoHouse customers with the deployment of their equipment. He has managed the design and build of numerous custom-sized cages to exact customer specification. He is Eaton Certified and has also been trained in Corning Fiber and APC Uninterrupted Power Supply (UPS) Systems.
Carlos Heerkes joined ColoHouse as Data Center Manager post the acquisition of Netrouting and Data Facilities in 2018. As Data Center Manager, Carlos is responsible for the infrastructure, installations and quality control activities in the Netherlands. Carlos bring over 10 year of experience in the Telecom and Information Technology industries. Prior to his time at ColoHouse and Netrouting, Carlos worked for KPN managing field engineers and Fujitsu as an IT system administrator. He created new accounts, maintained the SAP system ensured its operational efficiency and accessibility for all employees. Carlos is a Certified Data Center Professional (CDCP).