Randy Ethier started with nexVortex during its creation in 2002. In 2014, he joined full-time as the Director of Product Strategy. Randy is responsible for the strategic planning of new services as well as the evolution of existing services.

Randy is an expert in conceiving, designing, and developing commercially successful real-time,  fault tolerant products, technologies, and services.

Prior to nexVortex, Randy worked as a developer for MCI, Concert, Cisco, and MITRE.

Randy holds degrees in Computer Science and Economics from Duke University and is a named inventor on a number of U.S. patents.