Our Board of Directors
Since our inception, EasyStreet has leveraged the expertise of an exceptional Board of Directors to help the company evolve and grow from one of Oregon’s founding ISPs to the leading provider of Infrastructure-as-a-Service it has become today.
Founding Partner, Seaport Capital
Jim Collis has over 20 years of experience lending to and investing in communications companies. Mr. Collis joined the EasyStreet board in 2012.
Mr. Collis is a founding partner of Seaport Capital, starting the firm in 1997. Prior to co-founding Seaport, Mr. Collis was a Principal of Chase Capital, the equity-investing arm of The Chase Manhattan Bank. Mr. Collis also worked at Chase as a Vice President and an Associate in the Merchant Banking Group at Chase. Prior to joining Chase, Mr. Collis was a senior project engineer at National TeleConsultants specializing in the design of the electronic systems for video and audio production facilities used in the broadcast television, radio and cable television industries. Mr. Collis holds an MBA from the Columbia Business School and a BSEE from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Partner, Seaport Capital
Mr. McCormack joined Seaport Capital in February 2003. He focuses on investing in service providers in the communications and infrastructure markets as well as on software investments. Mr. McCormack joined Seaport after five years at BancBoston Capital, the private equity arm of FleetBoston Financial, where he was a Director in the media and communications group. Prior to business school, he spent four years as a derivatives trader in the US and Germany. Mr. McCormack holds an MBA from the Amos Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College and graduated cum laude from Harvard College with an AB in economics.
Director, President and CEO, Mandalay Baseball Properties
Mr. Matin joined the board of directors of Mandalay Baseball Properties in 2007 and was appointed CEO in 2008. Mr. Matin brings more than two decades of wide-ranging business experience to MBP with an emphasis on customer-focused sales, marketing and product development.
Prior to joining MBP, Mr. Matin was CEO of Softricity, a venture-backed software company acquired by Microsoft. He was also executive vice president of worldwide sales for Veritas, a data and storage management company with more than 5,000 employees and annual revenues of more than $2 billion.
As president of McAfee, best known for its anti-virus software, he accounted for revenues of $750 million annually and substantially increased customer adoption and market share, especially in consumer segments.
During his 20 years with IBM, Mr. Matin held a variety of management positions, including overseeing sales to large corporate customer in the Asia-Pacific region while based in Tokyo, as well as serving as general manager of IBM’s industrial sector in the Americas.
President and Chief Executive Officer, EasyStreet Online Services
In addition to his duties running EasyStreet, Mr. Bader is a member of the Board. His background can be found on the Management Team page.