For the past 16 years, Mr. Flippo has worked in both start-up and Fortune 50 companies. Prior to holding his position at MobileHelp, he held executive roles at high-tech companies including Motorola, Boca Research, and Emergin Incorporated. He is a current member of the Board of Directors of MAMA, the Medical Alert Monitoring Association. In his most recent role as Vice President of Operations at Emergin, Mr. Flippo was responsible for all aspects of the company operations, and after joining the company as the Director of Engineering and Operations in 2003, he successfully scaled the company from $2.4M in revenue in 2003 to $15M+ in 2007. He also raised $4M in funding from a strategic partner in 2006 and negotiated a successful exit sale of the company in December 2007 with Philips Electronics. He joined Emergin from Motorola’s Wireless Messaging Division, where he served as Director of Product & Business Development. Mr. Flippo holds an MBA from the University of Miami, a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Florida, and has completed coursework in business management at Harvard Business School.
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