S. Jay Nalli
President & CEO
Jay Nalli takes the helm as CEO at Triton with 20+ years of experience in the information technology and teleservices fields.
Jay’s past focus on growth, process improvement and new product lines will continue at Triton. With a strategic vision that easily recognizes expansion opportunities, Jay brings corporate management experience, a dynamic sales and marketing background, and commitment to integrity that provide a strong foundation for leadership at Triton.
Jay progressed through a variety of executive management positions while at IBM. He was responsible for leading multi-billion dollar P&L organizations such as IBM Small Business in the Americas, IBM Direct in North America and the IBM SystemX Server Brand in the Americas. He has diverse industry experience in retail, consumer packaged goods, automotive, state and local government, computer services and higher education. He has extensive experience in both direct and indirect channels and has led organizations focused on field sales, telesales, web sales and marketing. Jay also has industry expertise in global brand and product marketing.
On leaving IBM, Jay served as Senior VP of Sales at Insight Enterprises, a $4 billion top reseller of computer hardware, software and services globally. During this time, Jay led the software sales, field sales and inside sales organizations. Serving on Insight’s senior executive team, he was instrumental in developing Insight’s go-to-market sales model in North America, creating local sales markets supported by field, telesales and services resources.
Jay received his Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience from the University of Pittsburgh, and his MBA from Rider University. He serves on the Board of Directors and Executive Committee of Junior Achievement of Arizona as well as the Board of Directors of Mountain View Little League. He and his wife, Melissa, have two children and reside in Phoenix, AZ
COO & CFO
After graduating with distinction from Babson College, Andy received his CPA and gained valuable experience working with Ernst and Young. There he provided audit and consulting services to clients in a variety of industries that included retail and consumer products, energy, financial services, health care, insurance, manufacturing, real estate, technology, communications and entertainment. SEC experience included assisting in periodic SEC filings and initial public offerings. At International Forest Products Corporation, a leading paper and pulp importer/exporter, Andy managed an 8-team accounting/finance department. He assumed responsibility for preparing periodic financial reports to senior management and 6 overseas subsidiaries, as well as overseeing all required tax filings and audits. He also reorganized their accounting department and converted the accounting systems for maximum efficiency. After 10 years of experience in finance, operations, and public accounting, Andy joined Triton as the company’s Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer, assisting Triton’s founders in formulating the initial business plan.
Debbie Cohen Skelton
With a Master’s Degree in Management from the MIT Sloan School and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from Tufts University, Debbie brings a wealth of knowledge and 20 years’ experience to Triton. Under her direction, a highly skilled team gathers business requirements from clients, designs custom solutions for them, and creates robust reporting. Debbie did an internship at Apple Computer, Inc., and later worked at Corex Technologies, Inc., a rapidly growing business card-scanning company that was ultimately merged into a division of Newell-Rubbermaid. There Debbie served as Director of Information and Data Management. Her dual background in marketing and technology allowed her to fulfill the company’s business information needs, managing the collection, analysis and reporting of all company data. At a venture capital start up company, Debbie assumed the role of Business Systems Manager. Here she mapped business processes to systems solutions, developing an intranet-based digital dashboard for centralized management reporting. Debbie’s desire to offer excellent services to clients continues at Triton.
CCO & General Counsel
Kathleen received her law degree from the New England School of Law in 1994. From 1995 to 1997, Kathleen worked for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Office of the Governor. There she served as Deputy Legal Counsel to Governor William Weld, responsible for judicial appointments, legislative review and research. In 1997, she entered private practice as an associate at the law firm of Foley Hoag, LLP in Boston, where she focused on administrative law and government strategies. She advised business clients regulated by state and federal government on regulatory compliance and strategy. Kathleen gained insight into the challenges facing small businesses as Director of Legal and Government Affairs at the Massachusetts Auto Dealers Association, where she advised member auto dealerships on legal issues. At Triton, Kathleen brings forward her respect for compliance, ensuring that the highest ethical standards are met for the benefit of Triton’s clients, while balancing business needs in a sales environment. She views compliance as sales support, not sales prevention.
Vice President, Client Services
Matthew has worked with some of the largest Direct Response clients in the industry today. His creation of client campaigns includes strategic marketing, script writing and response measurement. At a communications agency in Michigan, Matthew managed new and existing clients, conducting market analysis and media placement. A great opportunity came next with an offer from the direct response industry–The AfterMarket Company in Phoenix (later named InPulse Response Group). Here Matthew had his beginnings in the industry as a senior account executive. He designed, implemented and managed national program campaigns that helped to increase client revenues to their highest potential. For one client, Quantum/e4L, Matthew helped grow this company’s one product to ten in less than 2 years, averaging $1 million in advertising each week. He conducted all client product training and implemented campaign strategy for clients ranging from sports, health, beauty and fitness, to household and consumer goods. Later, when AfterMarket had become InPulse Response Group, Matthew accepted an offer as Director of Client Services. With a staff of 8, he ensured that client services were provided seamlessly and their expectations exceeded at all levels. Matthew holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communications from Indiana University.