Leadership Team

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Robert Badavas

Board Member

Bob brings to zipperHQ more than 40 years of professional experience including past roles as a CEO, Board Chairman, Director and Strategic Advisor for both private and public companies. Bob’s most recent CEO positions include PlumChoice a premium technology enabled services firm providing private label services to global technology, telecom and retail clients and at TAC Worldwide, a global workforce management company that he led to unparalleled growth and financial performance.

Bob currently serves as Chairman, Board of Trustees at Bentley University, Interim Chairman of the board at Hercules Capital, Inc. (NYSE:HTGC),and is a Board Member and Senior Advisor to 4 private companies in the technology and business services industries, including zipperHQ. Bob is a Trustee Emeritus for The Learning Center for the Deaf in Framingham, MA. Bob has served as Partner and Chief Operating Officer at Atlas Venture, an international venture capital firm, a Board Member and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Airvana, Inc. a provider of mobile broadband network infrastructure products (now part of CommScope, NASDAQ: COMM), a Board Member and Audit Committee Chair at RSA Security a global network security firm (now part of Dell, NYSE:DELL) and a Board Member and Audit Committee Chair at Constant Contact, Inc. a provider of on demand email marketing, event marketing and online survey solutions for small organizations (now part of Endurance, NASDAQ:EIGI).

Bob is also a recipient of the Ellis Island National Medal of Honor and an active member of the Greek American community.