Robert Bernardi has responsibility for overseeing the strategic direction, operation and growth of the company and has served as GigaTrust’s CEO since 2000. Bob’s professional career includes 25 years of experience working in the technology sector and founding several leading-edge technology firms, such as Musicmaker.com, Inc., where he served as the co-founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board from 1996 until 2000.
Prior to Music Maker.com, Inc., Mr. Bernardi was Chairman and CEO of TREEV, Inc. from 1990 to 1996 (formerly Network Imaging Corp.), a publicly held software company. From 1988 to 1990, Mr. Bernardi was an independent consultant in the document imaging and telecommunications fields. From 1984 to 1988 Mr. Bernardi held positions that included co-founding TranSwitch and serving as the Chairman and CEO of Spectrum Digital Corp., a publicly held telecommunications equipment manufacturing company.
Prior to 1984, Mr. Bernardi held various executive management positions with MCI Communications Corporation, Mobil Corporation, Booz Allen Hamilton, PictureTel and the MITRE Corporation. Bob holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics and a Master of Science and Economics from the State University of New York at Stonybrook.