George Mitsopoulos, is a performance-driven technology executive with more than 16 years of management experience growing recurring revenue for leading industry brands. Currently, he is the Chief Operating Officer for Broadvoice, an award-winning provider of hosted voice, unified communications (UC) and SIP trunking services for businesses in the U.S. and Canada. In this role, Mitsopoulos oversees Broadvoice’s day-to-day operations, including service delivery, customer care, product, software engineering and network operations. He’s focused on driving Broadvoice’s growth through a first-class customer experience, company culture, innovative product development, efficient operations and strategic partnerships. He also actively supports the company’s key vendor alliances as a member of the Partner Advisory Boards for VMware and Polycom.
Mitsopoulos came to Broadvoice through the 2015 acquisition of IKANO Communications, which provides broadband services to wholesale carriers and retail customers, by Broadvoice’s parent company Teutonic Holdings LLC. At IKANO, he led operations as COO – for the $50 million company. Mitsopoulos joined IKANO in 2006 when it acquired DSL Extreme, where he began his technology career as General Manager in 2002.
In addition to his leadership role for the Broadvoice B2B business, Mitsopoulos is COO for all the B2C brands under the Teutonic Holdings umbrella, including DSL Extreme, PhonePower, ISP.com, VOIP.com and IKANO Communications.
During his tenure at IKANO and continuing to present day, Mitsopoulos has specialized in leading venture-backed and early stage startups from product inception to exponential growth. At IKANO, he was part of the team that founded DNAmail, a hosted Microsoft Exchange and Google Apps provider, which was sold to Sherweb in 2011. IKANO also acquired and grew cloud provider Virtacore, which built, hosted and operated VMware’s first vCloud public cloud platform white-labeled under the VMware brand. Virtacore’s service became the framework for VMware’s vCloud Air service.
Mitsopoulos is always looking for opportunities to support technology innovation and is an active angel investor in several startups, including CafeX, which is challenging Starbucks with no-waiting robotic coffee bars, and BeeRoll, which enables fan-generated video content for brands.
Mitsopoulos has a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce from the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University with an emphasis in Operations and Management Information Systems. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, 2 kids and dog. He is an avid supporter of Greek culture and active within the Greek community. Mitsopoulos enjoys reading, listening to the latest podcasts and furthering his breadth of knowledge within the tech and start-up community. He can often be found with a Starbucks black tea lemonade in hand.