Jeffrey Curtis, General Manager and Vice President
Jeffrey Curtis has responsibility for the management and day-to-day operations of Luxul. This includes generating the company’s revenue growth through the development and management of Luxul’s sales, marketing and support organizations. Mr. Curtis also has responsibility for developing and managing customer relationships and insuring the highest degree of customer satisfaction.
Mr. Curtis is a demonstrated leader with more than 20 years of business-to-business sales and management experience in domestic and international markets. Prior to joining Luxul, he was Vice President Sales and Marketing for Helius, a Utah-based technology company that was acquired by Hughes Network Systems in February 2008. Jeffrey was VP North American Sales for Phobos Corporation and Director of Western U.S. Sales for SonicWALL. He was Director of Sales Operations for Novell. Throughout his career, he has directly managed sales teams, led the creation and development of marketing programs, and created sales development programs for channel and direct sales organizations. Mr. Curtis received his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Utah State University.
Dan Haab, Chief Technical Officer
Dan has more than 20 years experience in Communication Hardware/System development including Antenna, RFIC and DSP design. He holds MSEE and BSEE degrees from Brigham Young University. Dan is the holder of multiple patents on designs ranging from communications to data acquisition and processing. Prior to joining Luxul, Dan held senior level positions at Micro Linear, S5 Wireless, Inari and Novell.
Clark Roundy, VP Marketing & Product Management
Clark Roundy brings nearly 20 years of technology marketing, sales and management experience to Luxul. Throughout his career, Mr. Roundy has worked extensively with early stage and emerging companies to identify core competencies and implement key growth strategies. In his role at Luxul, Mr. Roundy is responsible for marketing strategy and oversees all outbound marketing programs as well as product and brand management.
Prior to joining Luxul, Mr. Roundy held key executive positions at Linux Networx, Penguin Computing, Parvus Corporation, Alta Technology, and the Eyring Research Institute. Because of his diversity, his roles have varied and have included sales and marketing leadership, strategic planning, business and partner development, product management, and professional services program development. He also has an affinity and aptitude for international business, having managed and built sales, service, and supply chain organizations within Asia, Europe, and South America.
Mr. Roundy is well recognized as a key contributor to the development of the Linux cluster marketplace—a technology that has revolutionized the traditional supercomputing industry. He holds multiple patents related to Linux clustering. Mr. Roundy is a graduate of Brigham Young University.
Vaughn Staheli, VP Engineering
Vaughn Staheli has responsibility for all engineering and development of Luxul’s growing line of innovative products.
Mr. Staheli has 18 years of quality assurance, development, systems and engineering experience. He began his career in the QA department at General Dynamics working on the F-16. Prior to working for Luxul, Vaughn was the Systems Integration Director for S5 Wireless where he oversaw the productization of the hardware and deployment of the development network for their low cost, wide area location and telemetry technology. His design experience includes digital (FPGA and microcontroller based), RF, and communication (wired, wireless) systems. Having worked for several startups his experience covers conception to install, including definition, architecture, design, schematic, PCB layout, assembly, test, production, QA and installation. His duties have included that of Sales Engineer; this experience has given him unique insights into how wireless products are used in the field. Vaughn has a BSEET from Brigham Young University.
Kevin Hansen, VP Sales
Kevin Hansen is responsible for commercial sales. Kevin brings over 20 years of sales and marketing experience to the team, with an emphasis on sales channel development, sales channel management and business development. He started his career at industry pioneers WordPefect and Novell before joining and growing sales at upstart PowerQuest priot to it being sold to Symantec. There he was the General Manager of International. Later he held management roles at Altiris, a systems management software company also purchased by Symantec.
Kevin has his undergraduate degree in international finance and follow that up with an MBA, both from Brigham Young University.