Craig Spitzer is the president of A2C Cloud. He is also the CEO and founder of A2C, the parent company of A2C Cloud. Founded in 2007, A2C is an IT staffing and solutions consulting firm with offices in Boston, New York and Philadelphia. An industry leader since the early 1990s, Craig founded his first corporation, Alliance Consulting Group (ACG), at the age of 29 in 1994. In 1999, ACG was ranked #3 on the INC. 500 list of fastest-growing firms. In 2000, Ernst & Young named Craig its NYC Entrepreneur of the Year. That same year, Craig was recognized as one of Philadelphia's top three CEOs under the age of 40. In 2002, after nearly a decade at the helm, Craig sold ACG to Safeguard Scientific.
In addition to Alliance, A2C and A2C Cloud, Craig has led forays into a number of other industries. He co-produced three films and helped fund the launch of several successful businesses, including Gateway Architectural Solutions, Warner-Spitzer-Walsh Development and two nightclubs, Marquee in New York City and Mokai Lounge in Miami. He also served on the boards of Halcyon Jets and the Kiski School in Saltsburg, PA.
Craig holds a BA in Economics from the University of Pittsburgh. His favorite pastime is staying up way beyond bedtime to watch movies with his young son Royce.
Vincent Augello is the Sales & Marketing leader and a co-founder of A2C Cloud. Vince brings a wealth of leadership skills to his role, developed over an extensive career in sales. At A2C Cloud, Vince focuses on driving revenue growth and evolving the company’s customer acquisition, retention, segmentation, brand and competitive strategies.
Vince's sales career spans many experiences and exceptional milestones. His specialty is growing sales organizations from the ground up. He has co-founded a successful Reselling and Integration company, led a Fortune 500 global sales team with over $200M in revenues, gone public, been purchased and built multiple profitable territories from scratch.
Vince earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pittsburgh, where he competed on the school’s Division 1 wrestling team. Known for his quick wit and energetic personality, Vince enjoys quality time with his family, playing guitar and hanging out with barracudas on scuba dives in the Caribbean.
Richard Hertz is the technical lead/ CTO and a co-founder of A2C Cloud. A 25-year veteran of the cable/ telecommunications industry, Richard served as a vice president of IT and software development for Comcast Cable at the height of its growth. His career culminated with the creation, implementation and operation of solutions to support Comcast Next Generation Access Networks. Previously, Richard led Comcast groups in the development, integration and operation of nearly 100 enterprise applications. His teams defined enterprise architecture and managed engineering and product development opportunities, including video products, home networking and provisioning.
Prior to Comcast, Richard worked for AT&T Broadband, MediaOne and US West. He held a variety of positions ranging from technical R&D and product development to marketing and product management. Richard built his telecom industry career literally from the ground up, having started out with a company that manufactured fiber-optic cables.
Richard holds a BA from the University of Alberta, an MA and MBA in International Studies from the University of Oregon and the Netherlands School of Business, an MSc in Telecommunications from the University of Colorado and an MS in Cyber Security from Temple University. He also recently obtained his CISA designation from ISACA. A father of three, Richard coaches First Lego League of Moorestown, NJ, and enjoys ice hockey, skiing, cycling and scuba diving every spare second he gets.