Tag Archives: MC1978

GOOGLE+: Cundari, Joseph [MC1978] Worked at SWBOCES


Dear John,

             I believe that Joseph is a member of the Class of 1978.


On 8/10/2015 3:49 PM, Jasper Fjohn68 [JasperJottingsEditorial] wrote:


Joseph Cundari
Worked at SWBOCES
Attended Manhattan College
Lives in Yonkers, NY

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McEneney, Mike (MC1953)
[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]
Cundari, Joseph [MC1978]
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JFOUND: Shoemaker, Tom [MC1978] CEO Phacil



Tom Shoemaker
President & Chief Executive Officer

Tom serves as Phacil’s President & Chief Executive Officer (CEO). As such, he is responsible for advancing the business by driving operational excellence and technology innovation.

Tom’s illustrious career includes 20 years in executive management and technical positions with communications and information technology companies. He co-founded DisasterSOS, a leading provider of next-generation, on-demand Disaster Management Services. Prior to DisasterSOS, he was President and CEO of Send Word Now, an on-demand emergency alerting and response service. Tom also served as Executive Vice President of Business Development at ITXC Corp, a VoIP network communications carrier and Vice President and General Manager of AT&T WorldNet Service. He also spent several years at AT&T Bell Labs where he focused on network operation systems and software architecture assignments, working on large government contracts, including some for the Federal Aviation Administration, U.S. Postal Service, and the Department of Defense.

Tom holds a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics from Manhattan College, a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Southern California, and an Executive MBA from The University of Michigan School Of Business. He is a member of the Phi Beta Kappa academic honor society. When not at work, Tom can be found spending time with his wife or golfing with his three sons.

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Shoemaker, Tom [MC????]

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Dear John,

I believe that Tom is a member of the Class of 1978.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Shoemaker, Tom [MC1978]

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JFOUND: Sorbara, Massimo [MC1978] Sr. Director of Technical Standards at Ikanos Communications



Ultra-Fast-Broadband Seminar
Published: June 12, 2015 9:00 a.m. ET

Ikanos Expert Will Discuss Framework to Facilitate Self-Install by the Subscriber for Future Deployments of G.fast and Vectored VDSL2 Services

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FREMONT, CA, Jun 12, 2015 (Marketwired via COMTEX) — Ikanos Communications, Inc. IKAN, -8.55% a leading provider of advanced broadband semiconductor and software products for the connected home, has announced that Massimo Sorbara, Senior Director of Technical Standards, will speak at TNO’s Ultra-Fast Broadband Seminar, on June 18, 2015 at Hilton The Hague in the Netherlands.

This presentation will provide a framework to facilitate self-install by the customer in the deployment of G.fast and Vectored VDSL2 access lines. Ikanos will show a system model for implementation of customer self-install and identify various challenges to be faced and tools to use in the installation process. This will conclude with a summary of the standardization activity supporting customer self-install in the Broadband Forum and ITU-T.

Who: Massimo Sorbara, Senior Director of Technical Standards, Ikanos Communications

What: DSL Technical Innovations

When: Thursday, June 18, 2015, 10:45 am UTC

Where: Hilton, The Hague, Netherlands

About Massimo Sorbara

Massimo Sorbara is Sr. Director of Technical Standards at Ikanos Communications in Red Bank, NJ (formerly of Globespan, GlobespanVirata, and Conexant Systems). He is currently involved in the development of G.fast and DSL standards in the ITU-T and serves as Vice-chair in the Metallic Transmission Group in the Broadband Forum responsible for development of the DSL test specifications. Massimo has been involved in DSL Standards Development since 1990 seeing the evolutions of the HDSL, ADSL, and VDSL standards. He has served as the Chair of ATIS Committee NIPP-NAI (formerly T1E1.4) 2000-2008 and as Vice-chair 1994-1999, and 2008 – present; chair of the Spectral Compatibility Sub-Committee in NRIC-V (an advisory group to the FCC); and the CPE Working Group in FS-VDSL Committee defining CPE technical specifications in support of VDSL based services. From 1986 through 1996, Mr. Sorbara held positions at AT&T Bell Labs / AT&T Paradyne, where he was primarily responsible for DSL systems engineering and product definition. Mr. Sorbara holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Manhattan College and a MS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Santa Clara.

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Sorbara, Massimo [MC????]

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Dear John,

I believe that Massimo is a member of the Class of 1978.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Sorbara, Massimo [MC1978]

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COMMENT: Lindgren, Tom (MC1978) reports Cullinane, Rev. John F. [MC1951 RIP] arrangements


Tom Lindgren 78 commented on JOBIT: Cullinane, Rev. John F. [MC1951 RIP] on 2015-Jun-01?

2015-Jun-01 http://www.gojaspers.com/ViewArticle.dbml?ATCLID=210123202 Manhattan Mourns The Loss Of Father CullinaneCourtesy: …

The Funeral arrangements for Fr Jack can be found at the Parish Website
Www.btparish.org. Or the funeral home website


The Wake is today at his Old Parish St. Genevieve in Breezy Point from 2-5 Today

Mass tonight at 7:30PM at St. Thomas More, Breezy Point

Funeral Mass Thursday June 4th at 10:30AM at St. Thomas More
Breezy Point

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Lindgren, Tom (MC1978)

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JLINKEDIN: Draeger, Michael (MC1978) Project Manager, Global Investment Bank


Michael Draeger has a new job.
Now Project Manager at Global Investment Bank (Client name not disclosed).

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Draeger, Michael (MC1978)
Project Manager, Senior Business Analyst, SME
London, United Kingdom
Financial Services

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JLINKEDIN: Early, Patrick [MC1978] Sales Engineer Kamis Inc.



Early, Patrick [MC1978]
Sales Engineer
Kamis Inc.

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JNEWS: Kennedy, Thomas P. [MC1978] President for Behringer Opportunity-Style REIT



Behringer Appoints New President for Opportunity-Style REITs

DALLAS, April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Behringer announced today that Thomas P. Kennedy has been appointed president of the funds that comprise the company’s opportunity platform – Behringer Harvard Opportunity REIT I, Inc. and Behringer Harvard Opportunity REIT II, Inc.

Kennedy had served as CFO and COO of UrbanAmerica Advisors, LLC since 2008. In this capacity, he leveraged 25 years of in-depth experience to manage large and diverse real estate portfolios with complicated ownership structures.

“Tom is a longtime colleague and has tremendous experience operating real estate and real estate investments,” said Bob Aisner, president and chief executive officer of Behringer. “We are extremely pleased to welcome him aboard and stand to gain a great deal from his leadership, tenacity and integrity.”

Before his tenure at UrbanAmerica Advisors, Kennedy served as principal managing director for Equitable Real Estate Management, Inc. (and its successor Lend Lease), the country’s largest pension advisor, with more than $40 billion in assets under management. During his 21-year career at Equitable Real Estate Management/Lend Lease, Kennedy was a member of both the Investment Committee and the Executive Committee, using his expertise across all asset classes to advise the direction and activities of an equity portfolio consisting of hotels, office, industrial, retail, land and residential.

Kennedy holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Manhattan College.

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Kennedy, Thomas P. [MC????]

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Dear John,

I believe that Thomas is a member of the Class of 1978.


McEneney, Mike (MC1953)

[JR: Thanks, Mike. Much appreciated.]

Kennedy, Thomas P. [MC1978]

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