Michael Bealmear has a distinguished background as a C-Level operating executive of well-known publicly traded companies, as well as and privately held, venture backed companies. Michael’s experience includes mergers and acquisitions, raising venture funding, successful patent litigation, and the growth and development of several tech companies. Most recently, Michael was CEO of Tiburon, Inc – a private equity owned company. Career highlights include President of Sybase (Now SAP), CEO of Covansys (Now Computer Sciences Corp), CEO of HyperRoll (Now Oracle), COO of Cadence Design Systems.
Russ Stinehour is a co-founder of Infinity Learning Solutions, the parent company of DigitalChalk. A consummate problem-solver and a fearless leader, Russ thrives on building teams and pursuing advances to LMS technology. He also enjoys interacting with clients and planning strategies on how DigitalChalk can help them do more in the future. As CEO, Russ manages the company finances and provides expert guidance to DigitalChalk sales and marketing teams, ensuring everyone is on the same page as the company grows and continues to exceed goals.
“I find inspiration in helping people solve difficult problems, which is why I’m so passionate about the powerful features DigitalChalk provides trainers and educators. We give people the flexibility and control they need to launch world-class learning experiences.”
– Russ Stinehour
Russ enjoys working with organizations to help the visually impaired use technology. He serves as a member of the Advisory Board to the Industries for the Blind and was named to the North Carolina Commission for the Blind by Governor Mike Easley in 2004.
Troy Tolle is a Co-Founder and CTO of DigitalChalk and enjoys shaping the future of the LMS industry by continuously seeking improvements to today’s technology, while exploring the possibilities of where the industry is going and how it can better suit people’s needs. Passionate about user-friendliness, Troy brings more than 15 years of software development experience to DigitalChalk, and is a master at improving processes and functionality without compromising usability.
Troy’s passion for education and entrepreneurship led him to help start a technology accelerator providing mentorship and funding for startups in Asheville, NC.