Cristie Street, MBA
Cristie Street co-founded Nextrio, LLC, in 2002. As managing partner, she is responsible for daily operations, sales, marketing and strategic planning. In 2010, Street was named Small Business Leader of the Year by the Tucson Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce. Prior to starting Nextrio, she helped drive RightFax (now OpenText)product management as it grew from $6 million to over $75 million in sales and became the number one network fax server product in the world.Street received her bachelor of arts from North Carolina State University. In 2006, she completed her Master’s in Business Administration from the Eller College of Business at the University of Arizona.
Bill Street, a founding member of Nextrio, drives the strategic direction of customer technology and leads the onsite technical support teams for Nextrio customers. He is recognized for his problem solving skills and innovations and has been awarded a US patent for his work in communication and technology.He previously spent eight years on the RightFax Executive Management Team as the head of Technical Support. Street attended the University of Arizona and holds advanced certifications in Microsoft, VMware, and other technologies.
Eric Behling, CPA, MBA
Eric Behling serves as the Chief Financial Officer for Nextrio. Behling’s expertise in management, financial analysis and planning offers a considerable contribution to the organization’s strategy and success.Prior to joining Nextrio in 2008, Behling served as a manager at Moss Adams LLP in the risk management and control solutions practice. Behling earned his BSBA in finance from the University of Arizona and an MBA in accounting from the Eller College of Management at the University of Arizona.
Ned Shipp serves as client services manager by leading Nextrio’s technical engineering and dispatch team. His extensive background in engineering, IT, product management and software development provide leadership in both day-to day-operations and long term planning for the company.Prior to Nextrio, Shipp was chief operating officer at a privately held consumer electronics design and manufacturing company serving the Americas. Shipp earned his M.S. Computer Science and his B.S. Systems and Industrial Engineering at the University of Arizona. He was also an honorary mentor for the University of Arizona, Eller College of Management.
Oscar Fowler, a founding consultant of Nextrio, applies his programming and development expertise to the technical infrastructure and product direction of the company. Fowler leads Nextrio’s IT Audit group where he and team engineers create technology blueprints and roadmaps for clients that align and support their business objectives.Fowler, an expert in software development, was instrumental in the creation and design of dozens of retail and custom software applications, including the world’s leading network fax server software: RightFax. Fowler received his bachelor of science in computer science from the University of Arizona, and is a self-taught programmer. He also holds several advanced certifications in Microsoft, VMware, Cisco and other technologies.
Jennie Smith, MBA
Jennie Smith leads the technical account management team and provides business management expertise at Nextrio. She develops product and service offering strategies that best meet the needs of clients. She also manages the day-to-day operations of the sales team. Smith has more than ten years in technical project management and business process analysis.Prior to joining Nextrio, Smith worked at Madden Media in operational and project management roles. Smith is a Tucson native who earned both an undergraduate degree in anthropology and French, and her Master’s in Business Administration from the Eller College of Business at the University of Arizona.
Cathryn Murrow serves as operations manager for Nextrio and is responsible for human resources, AR/AP and purchasing. As a member of the management team Murrow offers critical insight on the development and success of Nextrio’s key asset: human capital.Prior to joining Nextrio in 2004, Murrow spent five years as the administrative and office manager at RightFax/Captaris.Murrow earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at the University of Arizona.
At Nextrio, we feel it is important to give back to the community that has given us so much. As a company, we support many causes around Tucson. As individuals, we serve our community on a variety of boards, committees and commissions, spanning many causes.
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