Jeffrey Robbins: Founder, President, CEO
Jeff has led the company and served as its strategic and technology visionary since the company's founding in 1991. A passionate software innovator, Jeff led LiveData's early successes in manufacturing data acquisition and delivery at Ford, General Motors and Boeing. He extended LiveData's appeal to other markets, particularly the electric power industry, by supporting a broad range of industry protocols and offering an open architecture solution for real-time data integration. In 2003 Jeff propelled LiveData into the healthcare market, winning a US Army SBIR (Small Business Innovation Research) Phase I award and joining CIMIT, the Center for the Integration of Medicine and Technology, where LiveData has led data integration for the Operating Room of the Future. Prior to founding LiveData, Jeff was CEO and founder of Cambridge Authoring Systems. He has served as Co-Chairman of CIMIT's Plug and Play Medical Device Communication Standards Working Group, as Senior Technical Advisor to the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association, and on the US Advisory Board to the ISO & International Electrotechnical Commission. Jeff earned an AB in Philosophy with Honors from Harvard College.
Michael Zola: Vice President - Energy Sales
Michael joined LiveData as an account executive in 1994, led the company in sales performance for five years and was promoted to the position of sales vice president in 2000. In the years since, Michael has continued to develop outstanding customer relationships, grow the account base, and build alliances with leading vendors and integrators. Michael brought an entrepreneurial background to LiveData, having created and successfully operated his own restaurants for many years. Early on, Michael worked in the construction industry and was Purchasing Manager for CWC Builders. Michael attended Wentworth Academy in Boston, and is an avid golfer and collector of coins and antiques.
Matt Churchill: Vice President - Healthcare Sales
Matt joined LiveData’s executive team as the Vice President - Healthcare Sales charged with expanding the company’s healthcare market share. Matt brings a combined clinical and healthcare sales background that focuses on delivering solutions to meet the customer’s needs and preferences. Matt began his career as a licensed physical therapist earning his B.S. in Physical Therapy from the University of Connecticut. He then transitioned into a successful sales career in both the pharmaceutical and medical device industries winning several performance awards during his tenure. Matt enjoys spending time with his family, playing ice hockey and golf.
Charles Trocano: Corporate Controller
Charles Trocano has worked in the financial divisions of both international and U.S. data acquisition companies since 1997. He joined LiveData in 2001 and assumed responsibility for both finance and administration. He holds an AB from Harvard College, and an MA from Tufts University.