Chairman & CEO
Mr. Roetheli is an entrepreneur who created and grew his own company into a $100,000,000 company and then sold it to a large conglomerate. Having done so Joe devotes a portion of his energies to investing in and working with early stage companies. In that regard, Joe recently invested $2,500,000 into the equity of the company and is providing credit facilities relative to product acquisition and related growth issues. Joe's entrepreneurial skills will be a significant contribution to Axium's future.
Jon C. Klopstock
Vice President - Strategic Operations
Mr. Klopstock has over 20 years of physical security industry experience. Mr. Klopstock brings his expertise building global sales and marketing channels to Axium. Most recently he served as Executive Vice President for iCanTek, one of the worlds most successful manufacturers of IP video technology. Jon has also held high level positions with ADEMCO, Honeywell and Westinghouse.
Paul K. Hendison
Executive Vice President of Business Development
Mr. Hendison brings a tremendous amount of diverse experience and high level contacts to Axium. As a graduate of the New York School of Finance, 1957 he has over 47 years experience in the fields of communications, marketing, business development, finance and negotiations. Paul is primarily responsible for establishing major contacts and inroads to the heart of the security industry. Paul began his career as a Stockbroker on Wall Street for Walston & Co. where he was a Top 50 producer out of 110 offices worldwide. In the early 1970s he became involved in the entertainment industry as a consultant, theater owner and producer. Along with a partner, he owned the Hollywood Palace Theater from 1978 until the mid 1980s.
Mr. Thomas has been in the electronic security industry since 1988 in a variety of executive level positions. Wade owns a market development consulting company (Securus Technologies Group, Inc.) Prior to starting STG, Wade was the President of the Professional Products Group and Retail Divisions of GVI Security Solutions, GVI, DBA Samsung CCTV, was the exclusive partner of Samsung Electronics in North and South America. Wade has also held executive positions such as Sir VP Sales and Marketing of Hochiki Corporation, Director for Tri-ed Security Distribution, and as the majority stake owner in a large Orange County based integration company. Throughout his extensive career Wade has developed a unique insight and understanding of industry market channel solutions. He is also a frequent contributor to many security industry publications and is an experienced presenter at industry trade shows and seminars.