These divisions unify CheckMate Mobile’s offerings and strengthen its strategic approach to effectively meet the growing demand of diverse mobile applications and solutions. Each division uniquely leverages CMI’s proprietary platform, to bring application ideas to life for successful ROI throughout the entire app lifecycle. CMI’s strategic approach to effectively combine the expertise and infrastructure behind all three business units, further positions the company as a front-runner in the mobile social gaming industry.
CheckMate Mobile was founded in 2009 by serial entrepreneurs Robert Rositano, Jr. and his brother Dean Rositano, business partners for over 20 years who form one of Silicon Valley’s strongest fraternal partnerships. They are joined by an additional group of talented executives.
With more than 20 years of experience in technology, Chief Executive Officer Robert Rositano, Jr., brings a history of value creation and more than $60M in liquidity events for companies he has hatched or managed. His companies have made successful exits via private company sales and acquisitions by publicly-traded NASDAQ and NYSE listed companies, including a public offering with Nettaxi.com in 1997. Nettaxi reached a valuation of $700M, with 3M unique daily visitors and was sold in 2002. Prior to CMI, Mr. Rositano was a founding member of the Internet’s first IPO in 1993; Netcom Online Communications, Inc.
Dean Rositano, president and chief technology officer, sets technical direction for CMI. Along with overseeing day-to-day operations and strategic guidance of the development team, Mr. Rositano brings a strong vision which guides the success of each and every project touched by his team. He was a co-founder of Nettaxi.com and has over 15 years of experience in executive management, financial management, Internet architecture, and high technology operations. He has successfully raised over $50M and played a significant role in managing web traffic and architecting the sale of Nettaxi.com in 2002.
CMI’s in-house team handles applications from the build and development cycle, to branding and deployment, brought together under one corporate umbrella to provide cutting edge, innovative mobile apps to the marketplace. This enables an avenue to provide focused expertise, flexibility and customization to partners and clients. Support is provided by its three divisions, which include:
• CMI Mobile Incubator: A mobile innovator that’s always open to new amazing ideas. In this rapidly expanding mobile marketplace opportunity is everywhere; with this in mind CMI has the ability to develop mobile apps on a partnership basis. CMI looks to find best-of-breed ideas that can be shared in the development, equity and throughout the success of the opportunity.
• AppBuilder 360: AppBuilder 360 has quickly become a leader in the custom mobile application marketplace, with local business clients, national brands, and uniquely created apps that have been driven by the vision of its clients. AppBuilder 360 delivers mobile solutions that elevate brands… mobile is the new web!
• Drop Social: Drop Social specializes in developing first class social media properties for businesses, targeting engaged media for maximized reach and connecting businesses to their most influential customer base. This branding and marketing division provides our clients with a very fluid approach to driving awareness to their mobile application, website and their brand.
“Joining these three divisions together is the foundation for launching a creative juggernaut, capable of developing, promoting and fostering the most functional and creative applications on the planet,” said Robert Rositano, Jr., CEO at CheckMate Mobile. “Our goal is to provide a solid foundation for mobile app development, helping individuals and companies bring conceived app ideas to life. The early stage of mobile app development becomes a defining moment in whether an app becomes truly successful.”
Additional key players on the CheckMate Mobile team include: Executive Vice President of Product Development, Will Richards; Executive Vice President of Business Development, Stephen Prust; and Vice President of Marketing, Bob Jones. With each having more than 15 years of experience, these executives contribute their own extraordinary talents. Mr. Richards has a solid background in technology, systems integration, gaming and design, along with previous achievements that have granted him several award winning projects. Mr. Prust founded Starrbecca Enterprises, Inc. in 1975, and co-founded Monarch Capital Solutions in 2008. His experience in professional business services, and structured asset/inventory liquidation management makes him a valued asset. As the Founder of Drop Social, Mr. Jones has an extensive background of success along with a proactive and performance-
About CheckMate Mobile, Inc. (CMI)
Silicon Valley-based CheckMate Mobile, Inc. (CMI) was founded in 2009 by entrepreneurs Robert A. Rositano, Jr. and Dean Rositano. Located in Los Gatos, California, the company is a leading mobile application development company focused on mobile and social gaming. It houses three divisions under one corporate umbrella to provide the upmost expertise to clients and partners. These divisions include: CMI Mobile Incubator, AppBuilder 360, and first class social media developer Drop Social. For more information, visit us at http://www.CheckMatemobile.com/