Mr. Cohen has over 20 years of experience in institutional asset management, wealth management, and capital markets. Scot founded and served as Principal of the Iroquois Capital Opportunity Fund, a closed-end private equity fund which focused on investments in North American oil and gas. Mr. Cohen also co-founded Iroquois Capital, a New York based hedge fund which managed approximately $300M across its family of funds. Prior to Iroquois Capital, Mr. Cohen founded a merchant bank which actively participated in structured investments in public companies. Mr. Cohen is currently active on a number of public and private company boards and is involved with various charitable ventures.
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Norris is an experienced executive and joined Wrap Technologies full-time in January 2018. From April 2014 – December 2017 he served in various executive roles, including President, at privately held loanDepot, LLC as it rapidly expanded into the 5th largest mortgage lender in the US. loanDepot has 6,000 employees and generated $1B in revenue in 2017. David also served as CEO of Greenlight Financial, and President of LendingTree Loans. Mr. Norris’ career also includes executive and management roles at Toshiba America Information Systems and Qualcomm Personal. Earlier in his career, David served as a probation officer in San Diego for five years.
Mr. Smith co-founded TASER International (now Axon Enterprise, Inc.) in 1993, and served as President of TASER until October 2006. He served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of TASER from October 2006 until he retired to pursue entrepreneurial activities in February 2012. Amongst his most significant roles and responsibilities at TASER, Mr. Smith managed domestic and international sales, significantly expanding the sale and distribution of TASER’s products, including sales to more than 17,200 federal, state and local law enforcement agencies in over 100 countries. In 2012, he founded Achilles Technology Solutions, LLC that, through its subsidiary ATS Armor, developed a line of ballistic solutions for LE & military.
Elwood "Woody" Norris
Chief Technology Officer
Woody is a world renowned inventor, and winner of the $500,000 Lemelson-MIT Prize as Inventor of the Year in 2005. He served a Director & President of Parametric Sound Corporation (now Turtle Beach Corporation) & also served as Chief Scientist at Turtle Beach. Woody was a director of LRAD Corporation & Chairman of LRAD Corporation’s Board of Directors, in which he served in a technical advisory role and acted as a product spokesman. Woody has authored more than 80 U.S. patents, primarily in the fields of electrical and acoustical engineering, and has been a frequent speaker on innovation to corporations and government organizations. He is the inventor of our BolaWrap® technology.
James A. Barnes
Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Barnes has served as President of Sunrise Capital, Inc., a private venture capital and financial and regulatory consulting firm, since 1984. Jim was Chief Financial Officer of Parametric Sound Corporation (now Turtle Beach Corporation), and also served as Vice President Administration at Turtle Beach Corporation. Since 1999, Jim has been Manager of Syzygy Licensing LLC (“Syzygy”), a private technology invention and licensing company he owns with Elwood Norris. Jim previously practiced as a certified public accountant and management consultant with Ernst & Ernst, Touche Ross & Co., and as a principal in J. McDonald & Co. Ltd., Phoenix, Arizona.
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Rothans served as a police officer and executive in the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department for thirty-one years, where he retired as the Assistant Sheriff overseeing the department’s patrol operations in 2015. He was responsible for a nearly $1B budget & supervised over 6,000 sworn & civilian personnel. Mr. Rothans received many commendations during his career, including the LASD Distinguished Service Award in 1997 and 2010, the Exemplary Service Award in 2001, 2005, and 2009, and, the Meritorious Service Award in 2008. In addition, Mr. Rothans served as Chair of the Executive Force Review Committee responsible for reviewing all Officer Involved Shootings & significant uses of force.
Chief Don De Lucca
Chief Strategy Officer
Chief De Lucca is a 33-year law enforcement professional, serving as Chief of City of Doral Florida Police Department, Chief of Golden Beach Police Department, and Chief of Miami Beach Police Department. Chief De Lucca actively pursued comprehensive community policing initiatives based on resident and business engagement, utilized a district plan, initiated the use of non-lethal weapons, developed a Crisis Intervention Team, and reduced crime significantly. In 2016, he was elected 104th of the President of the International Association of Chiefs of Police by its membership at its annual conference which represents 30,000 law enforcement executives in over 150 countries.
Mr. Parris partnered in 1996 with Perry Rogers to oversee primarily the SHAQ Brand and other secondary strategic alliances. The SHAQ Brand has included, but not limited to, the business development, brand management and marketing, public relations and intellectual properties and polices for NBA player, Shaquille O’Neal. Prior to 1996, Parris had a successful career in law enforcement with the Newark police department in Newark, New Jersey. As a member of the department, he was promoted to the rank of Lieutenant. He has worked and commanded several specialized units including Homicide, Robbery and Internal Affairs. A NJ native, Parris spent his early school years attending Newark public schools.
Mr. Kinsella, age 65, currently serves as an adjunct professor at the USC Marshall School of Business, a position that he has held since August 2011. In 2014, he was appointed as a director and the Chairman of the audit committee of PennyMac Financial Services, Inc. (“PennyMac”) (PFSI). Prior to his retirement as a senior audit partner in May 2013, Mr. Kinsella spent over 37 years at KPMG LLP serving clients generally concentrated in the financial services sector, including banks, thrifts, mortgage companies, automotive finance companies, alternative investment companies and real estate companies. Mr. Kinsella received a BS in Accounting from California State University, Northridge, and is a licensed certified public accountant in the State of California.
Mr. Walker, age 59, founded Walker Nell Partners, Inc. (“Walker Nell”), a financial advisory firm in 2013, where he continues to serve as the managing partner. Walker Nell provides corporate governance and restructuring advisory services, fiduciary services, litigation support, and other services to client corporations and law firms. In his role at Walker Nell, he has served on a number of private company boards. He currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees of National Philanthropic Trust, a public charity that holds over $6 billion of assets under management. Mr. Walker has more than 25 years of experience in corporate law and corporate restructuring, including working 15 years at the DuPont Company.
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