Amerinode’s team of industry experienced leaders
|Gil Vilas Boas
Chief Executive Officer
GM – Argentina
Chief Marketing Officer
Director of Sales – US
GM – Brazil
Gil Vilas Boas, Chief Executive Officer
Gil Vilas Boas is Amerinode’s CEO. He has over 20 years of professional technical and business experience and has spent 12 years in the telecom industry. His experience has demonstrated his ability to develop network telecom companies from ground zero to leadership status in Brazil and CALA markets. He is a proven entrepreneur with a successful track record for identifying and addressing market opportunities. A former engineer, Gil worked for the Ford Motor Company where he developed automotive technology solutions and processes that remain in use today. Since acquiring his MBA from The Ohio State University in 2000, he has married his technical background and business acumen to innovate efficient, practical and sound solutions for the telecom industry.
As CEO of Amerinode, Vilas Boas has built an industry leading company respected for efficient order management and wide ranging availability of products. In 2012 Amerinode launched its US presence rapidly capitalizing on new opportunity and leveraging the companies’ established sourcing competencies. Set for rapid growth, under the guidance of Gil Vilas Boas, Amerinode is a company to watch. Gil is an electrical engineering graduate of Escola Politecnica in Sao Paulo, Brazil and holds an MBA from The Ohio State University.
Katherine M. Cooley, Chief Marketing Officer
Kate Cooley joined Amerinode LLC in 2010 as Chief Marketing Officer. Prior to joining Amerinode, Kate was the CEO and founder of Market Analytics Group, a marketing consulting practice widely recognized in the pharmaceuticals and consumer goods markets. Kate has worked extensively as a high profile consultant and manager of leading product and service brands for fortune 100 clients. She has experience in founding and operating entrepreneurial concerns building them from small startups to industry leaders.
Kate is an MBA graduate from the Ohio State University (2000) and holds a bachelor of science in Mechanical Engineering from Old Dominion University (1992). Kate spent the first part of her career as an engineer for the National Aeronautics and Space Administration and has also worked in the automotive industry. She brings a robust cross-functional business acumen and significant understanding of technical and operational matters to the Amerinode team.