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Doug joined the Company as its Chief Financial Officer on January 1, 2003 and was promoted to the position of Chief Executive Officer in March of that year. Serving as both CEO and CFO, he led Video River Networks to annual double digit revenue growth from 2005 – 2008. Prior to joining the Company, he served as Chief Financial Officer for ATSI Communications, Inc.(AMEX: AI), from June 1994 through July 2002 and as a Board Member of ATSI’s publicly traded subsidiary, GlobalSCAPE, Inc. (Amex: GSB) from April 1997 through June 2002. ATSI raised over $60 million in debt and equity financing from both individuals and institutions during Doug’s tenure, and moved the company from the Canadian OTC market to the U.S. OTC market and eventually to a listing on the American Stock Exchange in February 2000. ATSI grew from San Antonio-based start-up with 11 employees to an international operation with an excess of 500 employees and operations in the U.S., Mexico, Costa Rica, Guatemala and El Salvador with annual revenues in excess of $60 million. He was instrumental in the acquisition of subsidiaries and customer bases, as well as the divestiture of GlobalSCAPE in June 2002. Prior to joining ATSI, Doug served as the Accounting Manager, Controller and Financial Reporting Manager for U.S. Long Distance Corp. from 1990 to 1993. Doug also served as Senior Staff Accountant for Arthur Andersen & Co. where he planned, supervised and implemented audits for clients in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, oil & gas and financial services. Doug graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting.