Our Founder

Armando Vasquez

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Armando Vasquez has over 16 years of hands-on experience mentoring, managing and leading technical teams in a dynamic environment, and in building global business infrastructures and support systems for a diverse array of customers, including Siemens, Telefonica, and Ericsson. As Director of Information Technology with WiredPocket, he oversaw IT functions with emphasis supporting Wireless Application Development, QA and Client Services in conjunction to managing the Technical Support team for Wireless Devices in Tokyo, Japan. Before joining WiredPocket, Mr. Vasquez was Director of IT at TriStrata, an Internet security services start-up, providing leadership for strategic and tactical technology plans and deployments to ensure alignment within corporate goals. Mr. Vasquez was Information Systems Manager at Sequus Pharmaceuticals, Inc., where he enhanced the organization’s network that was driven by multiple operating environments, and expanded the Help Desk, Tactical Services, and Telecommunications functions. Mr. Vasquez also served as Technical Support Manager at Information Access Company, where he managed Customer Services, Technical Support and Network Administration. Mr. Vasquez received a B.S. degree in Electronics Technology from Cogswell College in San Francisco, California, and a certificate in Information Systems Project Management from the American Management Association International.

NETIP Team

Marvin Christensen

Chief Technology Officer, Chief Information Security Officer

Mr. Marvin Christensen brings to NetIPDental extensive expertise in technology development and the design and implementation of data security solutions. Mr. Marvin Christensen is project lead for a Department of Energy subcontractor, in the Computing Applications and Research Department. Mr. Marvin Christensen served as manager of Corporate Emergency Response Service (ERS) at IBM where he was responsible for vulnerability testing, compliance testing, intrusion detection, computer security, and infrastructure support for the Real-Time Intrusion Detection (RTID) of the ERS. Additional professional engagements include VP Engineering at Globalserv and Director at TriStrata, Inc. Mr. Marvin Christensen is a graduate of the University of California-Davis where he earned his Masters Degree in Computer Science.

Peter Nanopoulos

VP of Business Development and Knowledge Management

Mr. Peter Nanopoulos brings to NetIPDental more than fifteen years of expertise in building the organization’s mission-critical resources, including product and service development, customer relationship management, and user training services. He is currently the Director of Lexis International where he is responsible for the delivery of scalable e-learning systems and customer support programs for client firms in Silicon Valley and worldwide. Mr. Peter Nanopoulos served as Regional Training Manager at Solectron, and Technical Training Director at PRI Automation where he developed revenue-producing knowledge management services and standards-based certification programs. Mr. Peter Nanopoulos earned a Doctorate Degree in Education and Training and a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of San Francisco, a Bachelor’s Degree in Organization and Leadership from San Jose State University, and technical certifications in Web Development and e-Learning design, respectively.

Gelena Gorelik, MS, RD

Marketing and
Logistics Director

With substantial experience as a clinician, Ms. Gelena Gorelik brings her understanding of the needs of Healthcare Professionals when it comes to Technology. Ms. Gelena has been designing all the NETIP Dental marketing materials creating the “look and feel” of the company. She also has been coordinating the participation of NETIP Dental in professional events and trade shows, such as the annual California Dental Association and American Dental Association events, as well as the local Dental Societies’ meetings, arranging NETIP Dental Sponsorship of these events.

Ms. Gelena Gorelik holds a Master’s Degree in Nutrition Science and Endocrinology from University of California, Davis. Her other professional engagements include teaching for Gurnick Academy of Medical Arts and coordinating the Learning Management System for Online Education Department of the Medical Academy.