TAMPA, FL – 02/02/2021 — SOMA Global, a leading provider of Public Safety as a Service (PSAAS™), today announced the hiring of three industry veterans to its executive team. Cliff Micham, Paul Tatro and Kevin Knox join SOMA Global on the heels of its recent funding to help accelerate growth.
Cliff Micham joins the company as Senior Vice President of Growth bringing over 25 years of public safety and emergency management technology sales, marketing, operations, and executive leadership experience to SOMA Global. Before joining SOMA’s management team, Cliff served as the Director of Business Development for State and Local Government for Juvare (WebEOC), Senior Vice President of Global Sales for Tiburon, Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Tritech and Vice President of Sales for VisionAIR, Inc. During his tenure, Cliff’s sales teams have generated more than $700 million in sales bookings by simply outworking the competition, focusing on creating true value for departments and providing solutions that meet the goals and needs of the agencies.
Paul Tatro is Senior Vice President of Strategic Partnerships responsible for all domestic and international channel partners at SOMA Global. He is a software executive with core skills in international expansion, sales, sales support, education, curriculum development, and operational management. Paul has been a member of four start-up teams with two of the start-ups publicly traded on Nasdaq. Paul has developed both direct and indirect sales and support operations in 52 countries representing $350M in annual revenue. Prior to joining SOMA, Paul was Executive Vice President of Strategic Partnerships for Carbyne.
As Senior Vice President of Operations, Kevin Knox helps SOMA Global establish, implement, and communicate the strategic direction of its operations team. As a strategist and leader, Kevin is known for focusing on client outcomes and creating company policy and structure that delivers those outcomes in an efficient and simple manner. Kevin is an accomplished law enforcement SAAS technology executive with over 20 years of experience driving growth and success for the companies he’s worked with and the clients they serve. Prior to joining SOMA, Kevin held several executive positions at PowerDMS.
“SOMA has a combined 250 years of Public Safety and Military experience with service in Police, Fire, EMS and all 4 military branches.” said Peter Quintas, Founder and CEO of SOMA Global. “With the addition of Cliff, Paul and Kevin to the team, we are adding some serious industry experience and leadership to help continue our explosive growth.”
The SOMA Platform pioneered public safety in the cloud, aiding dispatchers and first responders with a fully integrated solution. The evolution of the SOMA Platform delivers an industry-leading 99.999% reliability, in a cloud native environment. The modern experience is available through any browser on any device or desktop.
About SOMA Global
SOMA Global was founded in 2017 to redefine and deliver modern, best-of-breed public safety solutions with a primary focus on saving lives and protecting first responders. SOMA Global is a team of public safety and technology veterans that understands and respects the value of a partnership with an agency. Their Public Safety as a Service (PSAAS™) platform offers the best Computer-Aided Dispatch, Mobile Dispatch, Records Management and Jail solutions on the market. Find more information about SOMA on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn or at www.somaglobal.com.