Team

Able Device CEO Roger Dewey

Roger Dewey

CEO and Founder

An internationally recognized leader in the emerging growth areas of the Internet of Things (IoT) and machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, Roger Dewey is the Founder and CEO of Able Device, having established the company in early 2010.  Dewey returned to Able Device in December 2014, after a three year stint as a Co-founder and Executive Vice

Able Device COO Leigh Ann Ryals

Leigh Ann Ryals

COO and Co-founder

Throughout her career, Leigh Ann Ryals has been applauded for her unique ability to create innovative and highly successful business, product, and marketing strategies that revolutionize new and existing companies and enables them to compete in highly competitive global industries. Ryals is the COO & Co-founder of Able Device having joined the company at its

Able Device Ian Johnson

Ian Johnson

CTO and Co-founder

A successful, experienced technology leader in the field of wireless data solutions, especially in the machine-to-machine (M2M) industry, Johnson is a co-founder and Software Architect for Able Device.  Johnson has successfully managed and brought to market wireless data software and hardware products for both start-ups and Fortune 500 companies.  He has over 20 years of

Able Device Ric Murray, VP, Corporate Development

Ric Murray

VP, Corporate Development

With a career spanning more than 30 years, Ric has achieved a successful track record in executive leadership and business development throughout the international wireless telecommunications industry. Some of his recent projects include being engaged as a strategic consultant working on IoT (Internet of Things) go-to-market planning and strategies for Tech Mahindra (India), AT&T Mexico

Jeffrey Simpson - CFO, Able Device

Jeffrey Simpson

CFO

Jeff is a strategic and hands-on executive with extensive experience as a CFO in the wireless communications industry and the software industry serving the telecommunications, healthcare, decision support and data analysis markets. His experience includes achievements with M&A transactions, corporate restructuring, treasury management, venture funding, banking transactions and financial modeling. In his most recent position

Mike Heath, Able Device VP, Program Management & Co-founder

Mike Heath

VP, Program Management & Co-founder

Technology leader backed by more than 35 years of experience in the wireless communications industry, Mike Heath is co-founder and VP, Program Management for Able Device.  Most recently, Heath has excelled in the successful launch of several new products in the M2M/IoT market requiring engineering management of technically challenging development projects.  This experience spans the

Joe Jesson Able Device CTO & Technical Advisor

Joe Jesson

Technical Advisor

A celebrated technology leader in the M2M / IoT industry, Joe Jesson is the CTO and Technical Advisor for Able Device.  Jesson has over 40 years of wireless and embedded technology experience and was the co-founder of GE’s Asset Intelligence Telematics Business Unit where he was awarded the Prestigious GE Edison Award. In addition to