Jared Reimer is the founder of Cascadeo Corporation. He has 20 years of experience in the Internet and telecommunications industries, beginning with pre-Internet bulletin board system operation.
During his time in the competitive telecommunications industry, Jared acquired and sold several Internet-centric companies, and also served as the turn-around CEO of a large independent ISP headquartered in Arizona. He is also one of the founding board members of the Seattle Internet Exchange—one of the world’s largest open IP peering facilities. Jared holds a Master’s Degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Washington.
Ophir Ronen is highly experienced in network engineering with a strong focus on redundancy, reliability, high availability, and quality of service. Areas of expertise include routing, switching, peering, circuit design, and network architecture.
In 1996, he co-founded Internap Network Services and designed and implemented Internap’s core routing architecture and technology. While doing so, he also designed, built, and commissioned the first three Internap Private Network Access Points (PNAPs) in Seattle, San Francisco, and New York. He is the holder of four patents (6009081, 6912222, 6981055, and 7555542), and published in the 2nd IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC-05).
Chris Reimer is the Director of Business Development for Cascadeo Corporation. Chris joined Cascadeo in January 2008 in response to the continued demand and growth of the company. He brings over 12 years of experience in sales, business development, finance, and project management to the firm. Chris graduated from Western Washington University, earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Business, with a dual concentration in Management Information Systems and Finance, as well as a minor in Economics. In addition to his work experience and education, Chris volunteers for the Northwest Entrepreneur Network (NWEN) as a host for their events. In his free time, Chris enjoys traveling the world, SCUBA diving, skiing, photography, hiking, and live music, and is an avid Seattle sports fan.