Management Team

Decades of success bringing transformative technologies mainstream

Justin Newton, Founder & CEO

Justin Newton is an early internet pioneer and technology startup veteran. His last four companies (BlackLine, Demand Media, NetZero and Above Net) all exited with +$1 Billion IPOs. He was responsible for architecting each company’s platform for global scale and preparing their data systems for regulatory compliance. Justin also founded the Internet Service Providers Consortium -- the first trade association for ISPs -- and served as its public policy director. He sits on the board for Adra Software and has been an advisor to more than a dozen startups, including Alcatel, Citrix and Juniper Networks.

Dawn Newton, Co-Founder & COO

Dawn Newton is a technology startup veteran with over 20 years experience building teams and managing complex operations. She built the global support operation at NetZero (now United Online), and previously managed technology teams at Microcom (acquired by Compaq) and InterAccess (acquired by Allegiance Telecom). Dawn is an active speaker and advocate for women in technology. She was recently named one of LA’s Women of Influence by the Business Journal, and one of the Power Women in FinTech by InnoTribe. Dawn serves on the boards of BitGive and Threshold Foundation.