Robert Epstein, Co-Founder/President & CEO of AboutWeb and Creator of AboutWeb Cares
Mr. Epstein is a co-founder of AboutWeb, and creator of AboutWeb Cares. He has over thirty years of experience as an entrepreneur and his background includes government contracting, IT solutions, cybersecurity, staff augmentation, accounting, and finance. Mr. Epstein has created and grown four successful companies, including co-founding CareerBank, the largest accounting and finance specialty job board network in the United States. Mr. Epstein graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor’s of Science in Accounting from the University of Maryland and worked for Arthur Andersen. He is a certified public accountant with additional experience as a programmer and database specialist.
Kelly Jo Brown, Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer
Mr. Brown is a co-founder of AboutWeb and has over 20 years of professional technology experience. His experience with web application development includes time spent at Booz Allen, NASA, and Thomson Consulting. His areas of expertise include information security, compliance, and software and system architecture, and he has published several articles on these topics. He oversees AboutWeb’s core solutions team and is an integral part of the company’s multiple initiatives on cyber security and secure web application development. Mr. Brown has a B.S. and M.S. in Computer Science, MBA, M.S. in Cybersecurity Policy, MCSE+I, MCDBA, Oracle Certified JAVA Programmer, CISSP, Certified Ethical Hacker, GIAC Certified Web Application Defender Gold.
James Archy, Chief Operating Officer & FSO
Mr. Archy has been at AboutWeb for over ten years and has over twenty years of experience in the disciplines of human resources, staff augmentation /recruiting, and government contracts. He oversees those departments at AboutWeb, managing all recruiting and staffing efforts and handling the contractual aspects of AboutWeb’s Solutions division.
Mike Miller, Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Miller has over twenty five years of experience working as a senior level accounting and finance offcer. He has had successful involvement in startups, growth companies ($150M – $250M), and international organizations, as well as significant experience with service and software companies. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Accounting from George Washington University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Phill Nacelli, Vice President Software Architecture – Products & Solutions
Mr. Nacelli has been at AboutWeb for over twelve years and has over twenty years of experience in software development, lifecycle and architecture. He has lead a multitude of projects delivering enterprise web based solutions across several technologies and industries in the government, non-profit and private sectors. Mr. Nacelli oversees AboutWeb’s TouchStone product development and Solutions Group with focus on aligning our clients’ critical business needs with technical strategy, architecture and implementing best practices adoption across the entire team.
Marcie Koteen, Vice President of Business Development
Ms. Koteen has over 25 years of experience in business development and sales management, working for global market leaders including IBM, VMware, and Verizon Enterprise Solutions. Ms. Koteen has devoted her career to creating trusted advisor relationships within large enterprise accounts, across both commercial and government sectors, helping solve complex business issues through technology, driving client value, and profitable business growth. Ms. Koteen graduated with a BA degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the University of Maryland, College Park, and a MBA from the University of Maryland, Robert H. Smith Graduate Business School. Ms. Koteen currently serves on the Board of Advisors for Year Up Baltimore, recognized as one of the fastest growing non-profit organizations in the US, helping urban adults move from poverty to professional careers in one year.
Tami Polcak, Senior Resource Manager
Ms. Polcak is an experienced Senior Resources Manager with a demonstrated history of excellence working in the information technology and services industry. She has strong consulting professional skills in full-cycle recruiting coverage, permanent placement, executive search, technical recruiting, and resource management. As the Senior Resources Manager, Ms. Polcak assigns Recruiter workloads, ensuring that all open positions receive adequate coverage.
Angela Young, Business Development and Marketing Manager
Ms. Young is a creative marketing and sales professional with a passion for social justice and social enterprise companies. She has over fifteen years of development experience in both the nonprofit and corporate sectors and seeks to grow the AboutWeb brand to help change more lives through our innovative AboutWeb Cares program. Her core talents include customer relationship management, business development, government contracts, cybersecurity, B2G/B2B marketing strategy, corporate branding, video, graphic design, and social media. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Arts in English from Alfred University in Alfred, NY.
Dominic Thompson, Lead Internet Researcher, AboutWeb Cares Program
Mr. Thompson has over twelve years of experience in customer service and relationship management in the corporate sector. Since joining the Aboutweb Cares program, he has been instrumental in finding qualified candidates to fill open job requirements. Mr. Thompson is currently pursuing his Microsoft Technology Associate: Windows Operating Systems Fundamentals certification.