James MacKenzie, Co-Founder, President & CEO
James continues to lead the growth and ongoing evolution of the viiz business. Through investments in resources, customer relationships and over 12 acquisitions, James grew the company from a provider of telephony hardware to a multi-faceted communications company. James maintains a business culture of perpetual start-up mode to drive ongoing business innovation and re-invention. In his 30+ years of industry experience, James has held senior roles in Business Leadership, Sales and Marketing and R&D. Prior to viiz James was Group Vice President at Gores Technology Group and Vice President & General Manager at Nortel Networks.
John Wilson, Co-Founder, Executive Vice President & CTO
John leads the implementation and ongoing evolution of the viiz technology and network architectures. The viiz platforms and development teams are recognized as leading edge; they design solutions that fit the current and long-term needs of our diverse customer base. John is a technology visionary. Over his 25+ years of industry experience he has also held senior technology roles with Gores Technology Group and Nortel Networks.
Charlie Anderson, Senior Vice President of Marketing
Charlie heads up viiz marketing initiatives, developing strong relationships with our clients, suppliers and the community. He chose viiz as a supplier and then joined the company several years later in 2016. Prior to viiz, Charlie launched and operated the Voice Discovery Division of Spoken Communications, which included voice recognition technology and services. In his 28 years of experience, Charlie has served as President and CEO of several business process outsourcing firms; the largest included over 10,000 associates. He has held leadership positions in marketing, new product development and business development with high growth companies in North America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific regions.