Clients & Board Affiliations

SiberConsulting has provided a broad range of marketing, strategic and industry oriented consulting services to mobile operators, equipment vendors and content providers worldwide in the wireless industry. We are also deeply involved in a number of U.S. Government and Homeland Security initiatives utilizing a variety of wireless technologies. Well recognized for our expertise in the wireless industry, we've also chaired, moderated or spoken at more than 500 wireless conferences and forums worldwide including a number of CEO workshops for the wireless industry in conjunction with CTIA. Contact us for a current schedule of our speaking engagements.

M3 Mobility

M3 is the first invitation-only event for C-level mobile decision makers to focus on three key vertical segments within the mobile landscape: health, finance and retail. M3 will invite a limited group of 75-100 guests from leading Fortune 1000 companies to the award-winning Grand Del Mar resort in San Diego. There, they will be treated to ground-breaking solutions to help Wireless become a business driver within their organizations. Richard Siber is proud to be conference chair of this event.

Accenture

Accenture is a $15.5 billion global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company that collaborates with its clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments. Accenture identifies new business and technology trends and develops solutions to help clients around the world enter new markets, increase revenues in existing markets, improve operational performance and deliver their products and services more effectively and efficiently. Accenture has extensive relationships with the world’s leading companies and governments—including 87 of the Fortune Global 100 and nearly two-thirds of the Fortune Global 500.

CTIA

CTIA - The Wireless Association®, is an international organization representing all sectors of wireless communications - cellular, personal communication services and enhanced specialized mobile radio. A nonprofit membership organization founded in 1984, CTIA represent service providers, manufacturers, wireless data and Internet companies and other contributors to the wireless universe. CTIA is the voice of the wireless industry - representing its members in a constant dialog with policy makers in the Executive Branch, in the Federal Communications Commission, in Congress, and on the state, regulatory, and legislative levels. CTIA's industry committees provide leadership in the areas such as spectrum allocation, homeland security, taxation, safety and technology.

IVOX Corporation

IVOX, a privately held company, provides concise and highly predictive data tools to markedly improve risk management for property and casualty insurance companies insuring vehicle fleets and self insured corporations owning and operating vehicle fleets. IVOX has assembled a team of GPS, GIS and actuarial experts to formulate numerous patent pending algorithms and business methodologies designed to improve the rating tools and risk mitigation activities of its customers. DriverScore™, the heart of the company’s effort to meet its customer’s needs, consolidates millions of lines of GPS, GIS and other driving metrics and delivers more precise rating structures and driver compliance while shielding confidential driver data.

LetsTalk.com

LetsTalk was founded in July, 1999 and is a privately held company headquartered in San Francisco, California. LetsTalk serves as an independent resource for wireless products and services for consumers and enterprises. The user-friendly LetsTalk.com consumer site provides an extensive selection of wireless products and services to help people choose the cell phone that best suits their needs, identify the calling plans in their area, and select appropriate accessories all at a great price. For corporations, LetsTalk offers a suite of powerful and flexible web-based applications that enable corporations to manage and control their wireless expenses. This solution features tools to optimize employee rate plans, track wireless devices, and simplify the procurement process. LetsTalk.com has raised $21.5 million in total funding from Brentwood Venture Capital, Accel Partners, H.I.G. Capital Management and Goldman Sachs.

mQube (acquired by Verisign)

m-Qube, a leading mobile channel enabler, helps companies, develop, deliver, and bill for mobile content, messaging and applications. m-Qube’s end-to-end technology platform, carrier relationships and value-added services empower consumer-facing companies and their service providers to take advantage of wireless as a content delivery, marketing and communications channel. The company’s strategic wireless partners include Verizon Wireless, Cingular Wireless, Sprint PCS, T-Mobile USA, Nextel Communications, Alltel, US Cellular, Boost Mobile, Dobson, Cincinnati Bell, Rogers Wireless, Bell Mobility, Telus Mobility, MTS Wireless, SaskTel, Aliant Mobility, and Virgin Mobile Canada. Headquartered in Boston, m-Qube has offices in Los Angeles, New York, Seattle, and Toronto.

Prime Communications

Formed in 1999, Prime Communications launched its retail operations by selling wireless phones and accessories from a small kiosk in a Houston mall. The company’s successful mix of retail savvy and strong financial controls enabled it to thrive in the wireless industry, long known for intense competition for customers. Prime Communications now owns and operates over 150 specialty stores in Texas, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, North and South Carolina, and significant additional expansion is under way. A stable, privately held company, Prime Communications is built on a conservative capital structure and its remarkable growth has been internally funded. The firm is a full-service, Premier Agent for Cingular Wireless and recently entered a similar agent relationship with Verizon Wireless. Prime Communications is prominent in its market, since fewer than 10 wireless agents nationwide operate more than 100 stores.

 
Board Affiliations

Richard Siber, Founder of Siber Consulting, is a member of the Board of Directors and/or the Advisory Board for the following companies:

Digit Wireless

Digit Wireless is an innovative development and licensing company focused on advanced interface technologies for wireless devices. As the pioneer and innovator of the patented Fastap™ enabling keypad technology, Digit Wireless is dedicated to enhancing the usability of mobile devices, making mobile life simple. The company works with the world’s OEMs, ODMs and mobile carriers on licensing Fastap technology to enhance functionality on any mobile device, increasing discover, access and usability of today’s voice and wireless data services.


inCode Wireless

inCode, acquired by Verisign, is a global wireless business and technology consulting firm that develops and implements high-impact strategies, solutions and products that increase profitability and performance of wireless networks. inCode also guides enterprises in harnessing the power of wireless communications for productivity and competitive advantage. Further, inCode operates an innovative Next-Generation Wireless Technology Lab. Founded in 1998 by wireless business veterans and technology pioneers, inCode understands where the wireless world is going and how to get there first. inCode is an ISO 9001 certified company. Headquartered in San Diego, inCode has offices in Atlanta, Calgary, Toronto, Guatemala City and São Paulo in the Americas; London, Paris, Stockholm and Madrid in Europe; and Hong Kong and Beijing in Asia.


Integrated Mobile, Inc.

Integrated Mobile is an industry leader in providing business enterprises with the tools to manage their users’ wireless services and costs. They offer their clients a cost-effective suite of software products and services designed to manage the acquisition, deployment and costs associated with providing employees with cellular voice and data services. With a focus on delivering complete visibility and control of wireless assets, the Integrated Mobile solution can: reduce total cost of wireless ownership by 20-40%, provide single point of contact for all wireless services across multiple carriers. improve overall quality of administrative and end user support of wireless services and simplify the management of wireless devices and services - whether for 500 users or 50,000 users.


JumpTap

JumpTap, Inc. is leading a revolution in mobile search. The company help wireless carriers make the mobile web their walled garden, delivering a hosted, pure-mobile search solution.  JumpTap's suite of technology - the fresh user interface, mobile-specific search engine, and JumpTap Advertising Suite - provides carriers with a complete search economy solution. It's a fun experience that returns the most relevant results and valuable commercial offers, driving subscriber usage and carrier revenue. The company offers a single source for a fast and effective user interface, an industrial strength search engine providing access to both on-portal and off-portal content and a search marketing model that allows advertisers to target consumers. JumpTap provides carriers, advertisers and content publishers with the industry's most complete, easy-to-use and rewarding mobile search environment.


SingleTouch Interactive

Single Touch is a pioneer and leader in customized wireless solutions. As wireless consultants for the world’s most trusted brands, Single Touch helps build and execute wireless strategies, from concept to delivery. Single Touch helps companies overcome barriers to entering the wireless marketplace and strengthens connections with consumers, via their mobile phones. Single Touch is on the cutting edge of the wireless industry, enabling the transition from commoditized to customized mobile phone solutions.  Single Touch in-store solutions help simplify the customization and purchase process for consumers. Its Proprietary technology development named #147 has begun to tie media to wireless through a simple user interface; this friendly experience with incredible adoption is in use with the nation's largest US carrier.


Siber also is Chairman of the Technology Council for:

SavaJe Technologies, Inc.

SavaJe Technologies delivers the Mobile Java Experience™. The company’s SavaJe Mobile Platform™ radically simplifies and accelerates the development of highly customizable, richly branded and secure user interfaces across mobile feature phone handsets. This enables operators and manufacturers for the first time to fully exploit the branding, marketing and revenue potential of mobile phones. SavaJe is backed by leading venture capital firms, including Investcorp, VantagePoint Venture Partners, Ridgewood Capital, RRE Ventures and New Venture Partners, as well as the strategic investment arms of Vodafone, T-Mobile and Orange. SavaJe maintains global headquarters in Chelmsford, Mass. with offices in Palo Alto, CA, Cambridge, U.K, Beijing, China and Seoul, Korea.


Siber is also a member of the advisory board for:

Sonim Technologies

Sonim Technologies enables today’s GPRS, UMTS & WiFi data networks to deliver high-performance VoIP applications and services, specifically optimized to meet the productivity objectives of mobile enterprises. Sonim’s OMA PoC 1.0 server, client and handset solutions represent the industry’s only business class implementation of the push-to-talk standard and form the basis of an emerging suite of streaming IMS-compliant applications.  Sonim is headquartered in San Mateo, California, with offices in Bangalore, London, Stockholm and Madrid.

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