Leadership & Experience Matter
Versatile's management team has the depth of experience that is required to be successful in the technology industry. Senior management focuses on strategically positioning Versatile's complementary business solutions and products to drive value for our customers and our shareholders.
Kenny Kahn, Chief Executive Officer
Kenny Kahn is the Chief Executive Officer of Versatile Systems Inc. Kenny is an accomplished and highly respected business executive with notable multi-industry success over the course of his career. He has decisively led, strategized, operated, and rebranded companies worldwide.
Prior to joining Versatile Kenny served as the Executive Vice President and Global Brand Officer for Mood Media. In 2006 Kenny founded and led the innovative and sought after management advisory firm Black Label Advisory. Kenny previously served as Chief Strategic Officer for Iverify and the company was named one of Inc. Magazine's 500 Fastest Growing privately-held companies in the United States.
Kenny spent 11 years in executive roles with Muzak LLC. His signature accomplishment was strategically designing and implementing a rebranding plan that financially transformed the iconic Muzak brand. His achievements were honored by the Harvard Business School with the development of Kenny Kahn at Muzak case studies and curriculum.
Kenny's work has been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Harvard Business Review, CNN, NBC Nightly News and on the award winning television series Undercover Boss.
Kenny is a graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton and serves on several company and charitable boards of directors.
Fraser Atkinson, CFO & Company Secretary
Fraser Atkinson has had a diverse involvement in both the technology and financial sectors. He was a partner at KPMG, LLP for over 14 years, having left there in 2002. Mr. Atkinson has significant engagement experience with initial public offerings, regulatory matters, and US GAAP, together with SEC matters. He also has extensive experience with companies listed on NASDAQ, AMEX, TSE, ME and TSX Venture exchange (formerly CDNX). Throughout his career he has advised companies on over 300 financings, and has significant experience with syndicated financings, tax shelters, VCC offerings and ESOP plans.
Mr. Atkinson served as advisor to A.L.I. Technologies Inc., for over 10 years, during their transition from a private company to their subsequent IPO and listing on the TSE. A.L.I. was added to the TSE 300 Index in the beginning of 2002. Additionally, he was an advisor to Spectrum Signal Processing from its inception in 1988, assisting the company with its initial public offering and subsequent TSE listing. He was involved with several technology companies, including Registrars.com (the third largest domain registrar in the world when it was sold) and Tripeze.com (subsequently sold to Sears).
Mr. Atkinson graduated from the University of British Columbia in 1980 with a Bachelor of Commerce degree, and received his Chartered Accountant designation in 1982, and is a member of the CICA.
Andrew Lynch, Vice President Mobile Solutions
Andrew Lynch is the Executive Vice-President of Versatile Mobile Systems, Inc. Mr. Lynch was one of the original co-founders of Versatile Systems (whose operations were subsequently amalgamated into Versatile Mobile Systems, Inc.), which was twice named to the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private companies.
Mr. Lynch has a combined 18 years of tier-one retail sales experience with more than 12 years executive level experience with Versatile Systems and Versatile Mobile Systems, Inc. gaining expertise in multiple disciplines throughout the Company.