Michael Manzo is a co-founder of FileString and became the President and CEO in September 2014 in addition to heading up the company’s product organization. Michael has more than 20 years of experience in product and business strategic planning, product management and development, and marketing, and has led the development of market-leading products for both consumers and enterprises. Prior to FileString, Michael was Chief Marketing Officer at Openet, a leading global provider of transactional business and operational support system (B/OSS) software, where he led marketing, product management and strategic planning for the company. Manzo joined Openet as part of a turn-around team and, during his tenure, Openet grew to be the market share leader in Policy Management globally as well as a widely recognized thought leader in the telecommunications industry.
Previously, Michael was Vice President of Marketing and Product Management for Traverse Networks, a fixed mobile convergence enterprise solution provider, which was acquired by Avaya. Michael has also held executive positions at Voice Access Technologies, Omnisky (acquired by EarthLink), Telocity (acquired by Hughes DirecTV), and Notify Technology Corporation. Michael has a BA in Journalism from the University of New Hampshire. In his spare time, Michael enjoys cycling and running and is an accomplished triathlete, having completed six Ironman distance races.