Gene P. McCubbin - President & CEOPrior to co-founding RealUse.com, Mr. McCubbin had been the co-founder and Executive Vice President of Axis Technologies Corp.
Founded in May 1996, Axis
was an early entrant into the business of marketing Internet services, with the specific focus on small to medium sized businesses.In his role as Executive VP, McCubbin headed up direct sales, telemarketing, franchising, and third-party relationship efforts for the company.
Axis' unique symbiotic marketing channels allowed the company to grow at a rapid rate, adding tens of thousands of clients in its first year of operation.Axis
was recognized in the "Texas 100," a ranking of the top 100 technology companies in Texas, by Current Technology magazine
. Previously, Mr. McCubbin had been the Director of Sales for DNS Communications.His
efforts at DNS lead to the successful development of a fee-based recruiting system that offered an unusually profitable alternative to the typically expensive recruiting and training efforts promoted by most long distance companies.Additionally, Mr. McCubbin has held a senior sales management position at a publicly traded long distance company, and has started, and successfully sold, a telecommunications marketing firm, National Accounts Services.Mr. McCubbin studied English Literature at Houston Baptist University in Houston, TX.