James V. Continenza
Chief Executive Officer
In this role, Mr. Continenza is responsible for setting the overall strategy and driving execution of goals for mGage and all companies in the TBC Holdings organization. He previously served as Chairman of the Board of mGage and is the current Chairman of the Board of mGage Holdings. Mr. Continenza currently serves as either Chair or Director on the boards of directors of Tembec Corp, Kodak, Neff Rental, Nextel International and The Berry Company.
Global Chief Operating Officer
In this role, Ms. Goldbarg oversees all operational functions at mGage. She was previously Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer at mGage and responsible for sales and marketing worldwide. Prior to joining mGage, Ms. Goldbarg was VP Marketing at Time Warner Cable where she led all key marketing disciplines. She has held increasingly senior sales and marketing roles at Tachyon, Teligent, MCI, Colgate Palmolive, and Booz, Allen & Hamilton. Ms. Goldbarg currently serves as senior Marketing advisor to Pivvit, a DC based mobile marketing and payments company. Ms. Goldbarg graduated from Wellesley College, and holds a M.Sc. from the London School of Economics and an MBA from Harvard University.
Global Chief Financial Officer
Thomas D’Aurio is responsible for the accounting and financial operations at mGage. During his 15-plus year career, Mr. D’Aurio has held senior financial positions in telecommunications, distribution, manufacturing and importing businesses. As Chief Financial Officer of STi Prepaid, LLC, a worldwide leading international telecommunications carrier, he led the company’s accounting and financial operations and assisted with the planning and execution of several acquisitions into the operations of the company. While serving as Vice President of Finance at Telco Group, Inc., he helped build the company’s financial, accounting and distribution operations leading to the successful sale of the company. Mr. D’Aurio holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Long Island University, CW Post.
Global Chief Technology Officer
Jim Barnes is responsible for all global technology infrastructure and operations at mGage. His global software engineering leadership spans US, India and Asia development centers. Coupled with his program and project management expertise and operational experience driving P&L improvements, he has profitably improved company top line growth and customer satisfaction. Mr. Barnes has worked for CSC as a Partner in consulting and client executive roles and has had leadership roles in turn-around companies in various technology industries. Mr. Barnes holds a BA degree in Physics and Mathematics from Augustana College, SD.
Vice President – Operations
Mr. Grauer is responsible for managing the company’s worldwide customer-facing technical operations and infrastructure. In addition to his current role, Mr. Grauer also serves as the VP of Mobile for TBC Holdings where he leads a team of engineers and designers to build mobile products for TBC’s portfolio of companies. Prior to his work with TBC Holdings, he was technical co-founder and Chief Product Officer of Crossboard Mobile, which was acquired by TBC Holdings in 2014. In addition he has was the technical co-founder of Pontiflex, founder and CEO of Haus, founder of MiKiJio Arts, a senior engineer and manager with Amazon.com, and an engineer for HSBC Bank in NYC and Aozora bank in Tokyo, Japan. Mr. Grauer studied Computer Science and Mathematics at Florida State University.
Vice President – Engineering
In this role, Mr. Greenberg manages all technology infrastructure and design for mGage. He is an experienced software manager who has successfully coordinated the simultaneous development of multiple products with a demonstrated ability to release software using in-house, off-shore and outsourced models. His specialties include web based applications, internationalization, agile development, collaboration, process improvement and metrics. In addition to this role, Mr. Greenberg also serves as the CTO for Colony Logic, a TBC Holdings portfolio company. Prior to joining TBC Holdings, he was technical founder of Stamppede, director of product development at WebVisible and also held development roles at LRN, Inc, Purecarbon, and Quisic.com. Mr. Greenberg graduated Cum Laude from the University of California, Davis with a BA in Fine Arts.
General Manager – Europe
Mr. Patel leads the business in Western Europe and has over 20 years of experience in telecommunications. Prior to joining, Surash worked at KPMG delivering operational & business consulting projects for major telecommunications operators and private equity clients. Surash has also worked for Accenture, O2 and BT in various consulting and business development positions. Surash has an MBA from London Business School and a BEng (Hons) in Electrical & Electronic Engineering from Brunel University.