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George H. Sollman

Chairman and Founder

Arabesque Investments

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Arabesque Investments

Background Information

Employment History

Chairman

First Virtual Communications Inc


Senior APQP Engineer

Honeywell International Inc


President and Chief Executive Officer, and Co-Founder

Metacode Technologies , Inc.


Marketing and Sales Executive Positions

Control Data Corporation


President and Chief Executive Officer

Centigram Communications Corporation


Various Technical and Management Positions

The MITRE Corporation


Affiliations

Corticon Technologies Inc

Board Member


the United States Department of Defense

Board Member


Virtual

Board Member


Leavey School of Business

Chair of the Board of Advisors


Zack Systems Inc

Board Member


BV Capital

Member, Advisory Boards


T-Venture

Member, Advisory Boards


FirstTel Systems Corporation

Board Member


American Electronics Association

National Board of Directors


The MaxSP Corporation

Board Member


American Electronics Association

Active Member


Education

Bachelor's degree

Electrical Engineering

Northwestern University


Master's degree

Electrical Engineering

Northeastern University


Web References(38 Total References)


www.corticon.com

George Sollman
Chairman Mr. Sollman is Chairman and founder of Arabesque Investments LLC. He is the former co-founder, president & CEO, of @Motion Inc., acquired by OpenWave in 2000. Begun in 1997, @Motion was a venture-backed startup, created to pioneer Internet voice portal servers. Lead venture capital was DCM (Doll Capital) and investors included Deutsche Telekom and Intel Capital. Before founding @Motion, Mr. Sollman was the president and CEO of Centigram Communications Corporation, a leading voice messaging company, from 1985 through 1997. The company grew from a privately-held firm to a public company with more than $100M, with its IPO in 1991. Prior to joining Centigram, Mr. Sollman was VP/GM for Sales and Marketing at Shugart Corporation, a leading disk drive company, in the period 1976-84. During this time, the company grew from about $6M to $240M and was acquired by Xerox Corporation. Mr. Sollman has served on a number of private and public company boards. Currently, he serves also on the Board of Advisors of the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University (Chairman from 2001-2004). He was active previously with the American Electronics Association (AEA), where he served on the National Board of Directors, during which he was elected National Chairman in 1996, representing its 3,200 member companies. He received his BSEE from Northwestern University and an MSEE from Northeastern University. In addition, he has received five patents.


www.maxsp.com [cached]

George Sollman, Director
Mr. Sollman is Chairman and founder of Arabesque Investments LLC, Atherton, CA. He co-founded @Motion in 1997 to pioneer Internet voice portal servers and served as its CEO and president until it was acquired by OpenWave for about $400M in 2000. Mr. Sollman was the president and CEO of Centigram Communications Corporation, a leading voice messaging company, from 1985 through 1997. The company grew from a privately-held firm with revenues of about $1M to more than $120M as a publicly-held company, with its IPO in 1991. Mr. Sollman served as VP/GM for Sales and Marketing at Shugart Corporation in the period 1976-84. During this time, the company grew from about $6M to $240M, during which it was acquired by Xerox. Mr. Sollman has served on a number of private and public company boards. Currently, he also serves on the Board of Advisors of the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University (Chairman from 2001-2004). He was active with the American Electronics Association (AEA), where he served on the National Board of Directors from 1993-1997, during which he was elected National Chairman. In 1994, Mr. Sollman received a Presidential appointment to ARPA's Semiconductor Technology Council. He received his BSEE from Northwestern University and an MSEE from Northeastern University. Mr. Sollman is the inventor on five issued patents.


www.corticon.com [cached]

George SollmanChairmanMr. Sollman is Chairman and founder of Arabesque Investments LLC, Atherton, CA.He is the former co-founder, president & CEO, of @Motion Inc., acquired by OpenWave, for about $400M in 2000.Begun in 1997, @Motion was a venture-backed startup, created to pioneer Internet voice portal servers.Lead venture capital was DCM (Doll Capital), and investors included Deutsche Telekom and Intel Capital. Before founding @Motion, Mr. Sollman was the president and CEO of Centigram Communications Corporation, a leading voice messaging company, from 1985 through 1997.The company grew from a privately-held firm with revenues about $1M to more than $120M as a publicly-held company, with its IPO in 1991.Prior to joining Centigram, Mr. Sollman was VP/GM for Sales and Marketing at Shugart Corporation, a leading disk drive company in the period 1976-84.During this time, the company grew from about $6M to $240M, during which it was acquired by Xerox. Mr. Sollman has served on a number of private and public company boards.Currently, he serves also on the Board of Advisors of the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University (Chairman from 2001-2004).He was active previously with the American Electronics Association (AEA), where he served on the National Board of Directors from 1993-1997, during which he was elected National Chairman, representing its 3,200 member companies.In 1994, Mr. Sollman received a Presidential appointment to ARPA's Semiconductor Technology Council. He received his BSEE from Northwestern University and an MSEE from Northeastern University.In addition, he has received five patents.


www.clicktomeet.com [cached]

George Sollman - Chairman of the Board George Sollman - Chairman of the Board Prior to founding Arabesque Investments, Mr. Sollman was the co-founder and CEO of @Motion (acquired by Phone.com, now OpenWave) a company pioneering, developing and marketing Internet voice portal servers.Before founding @Motion in 1997, Mr. Sollman was the president and CEO of Centigram Communications Corporation for 12 years, a leading voice messaging company.From 1996-1997, Mr. Sollman was Chairman of the American Electronics Association, a trade group representing some 3,200 U.S. electronics firms.Today, Mr. Sollman serves on the Board of Corticon Technologies and as the chair of the Board of Advisors for the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University.


www.sec.gov

The other nominee, Mr. Sollman, was elected by the Board in December 2003, at the recommendation of the Company's Chief Executive Officer.If elected at the annual meeting, each of these nominees would serve until the 2007 annual meeting and until his successor is elected and has qualified, or until the director's death, resignation or removal.George Sollman Mr. Sollman, age 62, has served as a director of the Company since December 2003.He was appointed Chairman of the Board in January 2004.Mr. Sollman is the founder of Arabesque Investments, a private venture capital investment company, which he founded in 2000.Prior to founding Arabesque Investments LLC, from 1997 to 2000, Mr. Sollman was the co-founder, President and Chief Executive Officer of @Motion (acquired by Phone.com, now OpenWave Systems, Inc.), a company that develops and markets applications and Internet voice portal servers.Before founding @Motion, Inc. in 1997, Mr. Sollman was the president and Chief Executive Officer of Centigram Communications Corporation, a leading voice messaging company, for 12 years.From 1996 to 1997, Mr. Sollman was also Chairman of the American Electronics Association, a trade group representing some 3,200 U.S. electronics firms.Mr. Sollman currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Corticon Technologies, Inc.He holds a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University in Boston and a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering from Northwestern University.


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