About Us
Gabriel A. Battista
Position: Director

Gabriel A. Battista has been a director of the Company since March 2008. 

He has been a member of the Board of Trustees since 2006 and Chairman since 2013 of the American University of Rome.  Mr. Battista was the chairman of the board of trustees of Capitol Technology University from 2010 until 2014 and is presently a member of the board of trustees emeritus.  He also serves as a member of the Boards of Directors of Sentrillion, Network Alliance, TEOCO and the National Italian American Foundation.  From 1999 until December 2006, Mr. Battista was the President, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Talk America. 

Mr. Battista received a Bachelor of Science degree from Villanova University, a Master of Science degree from Drexel University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Temple University.  He is also a registered professional engineer in the State of Pennsylvania. 

Mr. Battista’s qualifications to serve on the Board include his success as business leader with substantial experience in the area of telecommunications, which is a significant market for the Company’s services, as well as his experience in serving as a board member of six publically traded companies in the Internet, software and telecommunications industries.