Mr. DiStefano is the Managing Member of DiStefano Holdings, LLC offering Broker Dealer Consulting for companies looking to get the greatest value and be packaged by an entrepreneur who understands how to build and add value to a company.
Mr. DiStefano is currently the Founder of Direct Cellars, one of the fastest growing direct marketing wine clubs in the world. Mr. DiStefano was formerly CoFounder, President and CEO of iPower6. iPower6 merged its operations with Unified Energy Services in April of 2013 where Mr. DiStefano served as Director for the following year.
Additionally, Mr. DiStefano started and built 17 companies with over 27 years of experience. Mr. DiStefano has over 15 years of experience in Telecommunications, 5 years in the Energy Industry and 3 years as a wine enthusiast. His wide ranging responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of the business including raising over $15M in funding startups, directing sales, marketing initiative, financial management and strategic planning.
In 2000 Mr DiStefano was Founder and CEO of Net4Earth LLC and Building Online America Corporation, an Internet Service Provider (ISP) offering services in 35 states, as well as a consultant to CIS Global, Citicorp, Compucare and Hercules Communications. Mr. DiStefano served in a number of other management positions in the VOIP industry, including Executive Vice President of Global Sales for Matrix Communications, Director of Sales for LCN, tenures at US Robotics and ISDN Systems Corp which sold to US Robotics for $50M USD in 1995.
While consulting for Verizon (formerly Bell Atlantic), Mr. DiStefano was publicly acknowledged by President Clinton for his development work on the Distance Learning Network. Mr. DiStefano also consulted for Signet Bank where he designed and implemented an imaging network for the Bob Dole presidential campaign.