Sophie Lal

Sophie Lal

Founder & CEO

“Conferencing is a fascinating technology that keeps challenging the boundaries of distance, time and communication quality! Witnessing and helping the way organizations benefit from it by sharing knowledge and caring support with passion, is the true everyday real reward.”

Sophie grew up in Paris, France where she received her B.A in Marketing and International Business from ISC (Institut Supérieur du Commerce) Business School. She started with Genesys Conferencing in the Paris sales department; Genesys was then the pioneer of automated conferencing and a small startup.

In 1995, Sophie moved to Denver, Colorado in order to complete her M.B.A at CU while serving as a consultant for Fortune 500 companies such as France Telecom (Orange) and US West (CenturyLink), as well as emerging high-tech companies in both Europe and the US. With the help of partners and key investors, Sophie launched MeetingOne in 1999, in downtown Denver.

Sophie takes pride in seeing MeetingOne prosper by empowering customers and their different use cases, all over the world, with the best audio and web conferencing technology supported by the best personalized customer service.

Always striving to achieve better user experiences for her customers, Sophie follows a model of excellence which is the basis for future MeetingOne’s success.

Joseph

Joseph Rinaudo

EMEA General Manager

“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.” – Winston Churchill

Joseph joined MeetingOne in 2009 as General Manager Europe. An Engineer with a degree from the Grenoble National Polytechnique Institute in France, he started his career with France Telecom in 1971 in charge of several key economic business studies until 1980.

Joseph spent the next ten years as General Manager of SMT Goupil, a French computer manufacturer linked to France Telecom.

He then led Newscreen Communications, a consulting firm specialized in the field of communications and services. Joseph conducted there, for eight years, strategic activities including the development of Jabber Inc. in the European market and various important projects for Adobe France.

Joseph directs the European branch of MeetingOne with the same drive and motivation that fuels all of MeetingOne’s efforts to thrive.

Nicolas Perdrillat

Nicolas Perdrillat

Founder & VP Business Development

Helping business be more productive is what makes conferencing the most relevant, in an ever changing world of technology.

Nicolas has extensive experience in the Telecommunications/IT industry, including at MeetingOne since 2001. In his current position and as a former consultant for Microsoft, Qwest (US West) as well as for smaller organizations, he has designed and managed software and information systems projects and services. At MeetingOne, Nicolas pioneered the Web meeting and eLearning offerings, the account management program, along with event services. He currently manages MeetingOne’s business development activities including partners, channels, resellers, and the ongoing account management program.  Nicolas has a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Nicolas has worked diligently over the years to ensure MeetingOne strives as a leader in the conferencing industry. His efforts to build relationships with many partner organizations have, in turn, helped MeetingOne connect their customers with leading products and services.

Carol Nation

Carol Nation

VP Customer Service

Customer service = customer caring.

Carol has over 20 years of customer service experience that spans several industries as varied as mortgage banking, title insurance, and software support. She joined MeetingOne in 2009 and since then she has managed and has grown the customer support and services delivery teams with the goal of offering the best support and services in the conferencing industry.

Always working to enhance the support provided, Carol’s work has paid off in spades. Recognized for award-winning customer support, MeetingOne’s Support Team continues to provide the conferencing industry’s finest care.

MattPope

Matt Pope

Director of Product Development and Delivery

“What gets me out of bed in the morning is building high performing teams in a collaborative, fun and agile environment, while working with cool products and technologies to make big impacts to people and business.”

 

Matthew joined MeetingOne in 2021 with over 20 years of Software Engineering and Product delivery experience. Born in the UK, but growing up in Cape Town, South Africa is where Matthew started his career in Business and Project management (Damelin School of Business Management) before diving into Software Engineering just before 2000. After building up his engineering experience Matthew traveled and worked across the globe (Ireland, England, Czech Rep) developing and implementing large-scale systems in Order, Warehouse, Inventory, and Supply Chain management. In 2006, Matthew eventually settled in Pennsylvania, USA. He continued to hone his Architecture, Management, and Delivery skills. During this time, Matt was also a servant leader managing technical teams and he become a Certified Scrum Master in early 2007. Matthew traveled to India and the Philippines evangelizing Agile into environments while scaling engineering projects. After spending 4 years running a Lean Innovation Lab, performing R&D on emerging technologies like AI and Blockchain, Matthew moved to Denver, CO in 2015 to be closer to the growing technology startup scene and his family. At MeetingOne, Matthew will help drive new innovative product design, mature engineering best practices, and iterative software development.

Outside of Matthew’s passion for Product and Technology, he spends most of his time with his 3 kids on the side of the soccer field or supporting Manchester United and the Colorado Rapids soccer teams. In the off-season, you can find Matthew fishing, camping, kayaking, quad biking, or anything that gets the adrenaline going.

heather-LI-headshot

Heather Elder

Director of Customer Success

“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” – Maya Angelou

Heather joined the MeetingOne team in 2016 and brought over 15 years of experience coaching, training, and supporting clients to her role with us.  Heather has always possessed a relentless desire to ensure her clients are successful. In Heather’s tenure with MeetingOne, she has developed and implemented customer success programs and helped build the Customer Success Department. A true leader at MeetingOne, Heather provides our Customer Success Team with the information, tools, and understanding to give our clients the most value from MeetingOne’s products.

Despite all the dedication towards our clients and the MeetingOne Team, Heather does find time to get out of town for camping, 4x4ing, and spending time with her family and friends.

Greg-smile-2019-headshot

Greg Sorensen

Sales Manager

Either run the day or the day runs you.

 

Greg joined MeetingOne in 2017 with nearly a decade of experience serving customer needs. He brought with him a know-how for providing organizations the solutions they need to achieve their business goals, and his aptitude for supporting clients at every stage of the sales cycle has led to better customer outcomes.

While at MeetingOne, Greg has helped improve internal sales processes, mentor new team members, and influence product development decisions. He has also fostered internal collaboration between departments and helped build MeetingOne’s vibrant culture.

Greg holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Legal Counsel provided by:

Summit Law Solutions – Attorney at Law Partner