Craig Malloy

Craig Malloy

Chief Executive Officer

Craig Malloy co-founded LifeSize Communications and currently serves as chief executive officer. Craig previously served as the LifeSize CEO from 2003 – 2012, and resumed his role in February 2014.

Prior to LifeSize, he was a co-founder and CEO of ViaVideo, an Austin-based startup launched in September 1996. ViaVideo was purchased by Polycom in 1998, and Craig then served as Senior Vice President and General Manager of Polycom's Video Communication Division for more than four years. His video communications experience dates back to 1994 at VTEL Corporation in Austin.

Prior to entering the video communications industry, Craig held a variety of marketing and manufacturing roles at Pfizer and Baxter Inc. From 1983 through 1988, Craig served as a Lieutenant in the United States Navy.

Craig earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Naval Academy and a Master of Business Administration from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Michael Lovell

Michael Lovell

Chief Financial Officer

Michael Lovell joined LifeSize in September 2008 and brings nearly twenty years of financial, operational and corporate banking experience. Prior to serving as CFO, Michael was the Director of Financial Planning and Analysis for nearly three years at LifeSize. Previously, Michael was the VP of Finance at Surgient, a software-as-a-service provider of virtualization technology. He also served as the CFO and VP of Operations of NewportWorks, a provider of real estate–related voice-technology solutions, where he managed the company’s acquisition by the First American Title Company. Michael began his career as a financial analyst with Wells Fargo Bank, where he also served as a Corporate Relationship Manager after graduating from the company's Credit Management Training Program.

Michael holds a BA in political science and economics from Denison University.

Casey King

Casey King

Chief Technology Officer

Casey King has over twenty years of experience designing and building video technology products. As CTO, Casey is responsible for driving LifeSize's technology innovation and strategic product vision. Before joining LifeSize as a Principal Engineer in September 2003, Casey was an AMD Fellow in the Personal Connectivity Solutions group at Advanced Micro Devices. Prior to AMD, he was a Software Architect for Alchemy Semiconductor and also held various product development and leadership roles in the areas of graphics and multimedia at Apple Computer.

Casey began his career as a systems engineer at Link Flight Simulation. He holds a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from the University of Texas.

Alan Hagedorn

Alan Hagerdorn

Senior Vice President, Operations

Alan Hagedorn is the Vice President of Operations for LifeSize, responsible for all manufacturing and logistics activities for the company.

Alan brings over 30 years of executive management experience in high technology companies. Most recently, he served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Operations at Polycom, where he was responsible for manufacturing, customer service, information technology and human resources. Prior to joining Polycom, Alan held executive positions at Amati Communications, Network Computing Devices, Anicon, Osborne Computer and Fairchild Test Systems.

Alan holds a bachelor of arts in management from California State University, Fullerton. 

Matt Collier

Matt Collier

Senior Vice President, Corporate Development

As Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, Matt leads the implementation and growth of new business initiatives and the development of strategic relationships with OEM and technology partners in accordance with overall company strategy.

Collier has over thirty years of experience heading business development, product management and sales teams at technology, service provider and telecommunication companies. During his career, he has established strategic partnerships with industry leading companies, led the creation and launch of new data/video collaboration and IP voice services and has directed sales teams in the pursuit and achievement of company revenue goals.

Prior to LifeSize, Collier was SVP Voice Application Services at Level 3 Communications. Before Level 3, Matt was Founder/CEO of Telverse Communications where he launched the first nationally available IP Centrex service in North America, (subsequently acquired by Level 3). Before founding Telverse, Collier held executive and senior posts at Polycom, ViaVideo (subsequently acquired by Polycom), MCI Communications, and PictureTel to name a few.

Matt is also a Director with the UCI Forum and IMTC, both are technology consortia focused on simplifying the world of Unified and Video Communications. Collier holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from the University of Memphis.

Michael Helmbrecht

Michael Helmbrecht

Vice President, Product Marketing

As Vice President of Product Marketing, Michael manages the LifeSize video portfolio, including product life-cycle management and product marketing. Prior to LifeSize, he spent nine years with Dell Inc. in a number of executive marketing posts, most recently as the Director of Marketing responsible for leading product line management for data storage and networking in the Americas.

Michael holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and a bachelor of arts in political science from Colgate University.

Joe Bulger

Joe Bulger

Vice President, Engineering

Joe has over twenty years of development experience and a long track record of successfully building and leading development teams and projects. Before joining LifeSize in January 2006 as Director of Software Quality Assurance and Program Management, Joe held director-level development positions at Newisys and Net Perceptions, where he was instrumental in overseeing products as they progressed from inception to production. Joe also held other key development roles at Hewlett-Packard, Convex Computer Corporation and the US Department of Defense. As Vice President of Engineering at LifeSize, he is responsible for all product definition, design and development.

Joe holds a master of computer science from Johns Hopkins University and a bachelor of computer science from the University of Buffalo. 

Megan Lueders

Megan Lueders

Vice President, Global Marketing

As Vice President of Global Marketing, Megan is responsible for driving the strategy of the corporate positioning and communications, brand identity, corporate communications, demand generation, marketing operations, public relations, online and offline marketing programs and telemarketing efforts worldwide.

Prior to joining LifeSize in 2005 Megan served in a variety of product marketing roles, where she was responsible for the development and execution of go-to-market strategies, for a number of technology companies including Voxpath Networks, Isochron, LLC, and Verizon (formerly GTE).

Megan holds a bachelor of business administration in management from the Red McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin. Megan resides in Austin, Texas with her family and serves as Vice-Chair of Texas 4000 organization and Chairman of the YMCA of Austin, Program Services Board.

Ray Villareal

Ray Villareal

Vice President, Americas and General Manager, Global Services

As Vice President, Americas and General Manager of Global Services, Ray is responsible for building, leading and maintaining the LifeSize Americas team and global services organization.  

Ray has over 20 years of experience building winning businesses and creating sustainable growth models in sales, services, marketing and management roles. Prior to joining LifeSize, Ray gained extensive experience during his tenure at WebEx, later acquired by Cisco, and Compaq/Tandem Computers. He managed world-wide field operations for SumTotal Systems and served as chief executive officer of two venture-backed startups. Most recently, Villareal served as a go-to-market consultant for several technology companies in the collaboration, search and virtualization markets.

Ray holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and an M.B.A. from Stanford University. 

Andreas Wienold

Andreas Wienold

Vice President, International

Andreas Wienold is an experienced technology executive with over eighteen years of experience in the sales and marketing of video conferencing and networking solutions. Andreas joined LifeSize in April 2006, and as Vice President of EMEA he is responsible for LifeSize’s operations, strategy and execution in Europe, the Middle East and Africa.

Before joining LifeSize, Andreas spent eight years at VCON, holding a series of management positions that culminated in his post as Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing. Prior to VCON, Andreas gained extensive experience in the building and development of partner programs during his tenure as Channel Manager for NetManage Software.