Mr. Byron is a distinguished operating executive with a proven track record of starting, building and selling successful, large service businesses. He has over 20 years of strategic and tactical experience in brand extensions, data aggregation, direct marketing, packaging and promotion, telecommunications and many other consumer-focused marketing services businesses. Based on his track record, Mr. Byron has been able to attract several of the most prominent executives on Wall Street to become active investors in his endeavors. Mr. Byron is a founder and Chairman of Trivergance.
Mr. Byron currently has several business interests, including but not limited to his role as Chairman of Tranzact, a marketing services firm that helps companies acquire customers and manage complex transactions by combining expertise in developing customer acquisition strategies with experience in applying technology. He is also an advisor to Apollo Management on large marketing and media related transactions, an advisor to Halyard Capital on mid-size media and marketing transactions, and an investor in and advisor to Sonostar Capital related to smaller media and marketing transactions.
Mr. Byron was the Chief Executive Officer for Mosaic Group, Inc. from 2001 – mid 2003. Prior to his appointment as the CEO of Mosaic Group, Mr. Byron was the CEO of Mosaic Performance Solutions North America, one of Mosaic Group’s wholly owned subsidiaries, and formerly Paradigm Direct. Mr. Byron founded Paradigm Direct with $1.5 million of capital in 1997 and sold the company to Mosaic Group in 2003 for over $200 million.
Before founding Paradigm Direct, Mr. Byron served as President of National Market Share Inc., a mid-sized outbound telemarketing firm. Mr. Byron’s experience includes marketing consultation at the senior-most levels in corporate America, creation and execution of nationwide direct marketing efforts on behalf of Fortune 100 companies, as well as the effective management of rapid corporate growth.
Mr. Byron was born in 1963 and attended Emory University.
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