Ron Schott

Ron Schott

Ron Schott

Ron Schott is currently Executive Emeritus at the Arizona Technology Council (AZTC) where he held positions of President and CEO as well as Executive Director during transitions of leadership. Ron was also Chairman of the Arizona Telecommunications and Information Council (ATIC). Prior to joining the Technology Council, Ron completed two exciting careers in corporate America.

Ron retired from America Online, Inc. in 2003, where he was Director of IT for AOL’s Member Services Group. Ron established the Development Center in Tucson, Arizona for Application Development, Knowledge Management Systems, MIS Systems, Web Development, Quality Assurance, Performance and Stress Testing in support of AOL in the United States and all outsourced call centers with over 6,000 agents. Ron’s responsibilities spanned data and voice infrastructures, systems and applications.

Ron held Senior Management positions at IBM which spanned Operating Systems Development, Development Laboratory (Technical and Management) covering many technologies, industries and disciplines. Ron was also responsible for Technical Sales at IBM with major customers in Arizona and throughout the Southwest region.

Ron serves on the University of Arizona College of Business Management Information Systems (MIS) Industry Advisory Council and the University of Arizona College of Engineering Industry Advisory Council. Ron is also a member of Phoenix Infragard and the FBI Infragard Critical Sector Council (CSC).

Bart Demaerschalk MD, MSc, FRCPC

Robert A. Greenes MD, PhD

Tony Hashemian DDS
President AZBio
Joan Koerber-Walker
Movenbank President
Alex Sion
Cellebrite USA
Terence “TC” Caston
Stuart Browne
AZ Tech Council
Ron Schott

CellTrust milestones


Globablly announce Samsung Partnership

Received 6 awards at Info Security

Launched Secure Mobile Communications Suite: PULSE, TRACK, COMMAND, and VENTURE



Recognized as 54th Fastest Growing Telecommunications Company in Inc. 500/5000 List

Recipient of the Innovator of Year Award, Governor’s Celebration of Innovation by Arizona Technology Council

Launched Healthcare Communication Integration Server to support HIPAA compliance and provide secure paging and messaging to the healthcare sector.

Celcom, the largest Mobile Operator in Malaysia, offers CellTrust SecureSMS® to millions of subscribers

CellTrust SecureSMS® 3.0 is released

Received TMC 2011 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award, Secure Mobile Transaction Server recognized for exceptional innovation



Received MobileTrax 2010 Mobility Award, and the 2010 Mobile Merit Award in the Mobile Services, enterprise product or service category, for CellTrust SecureSMS™

Launched first Secure SMS Appliance for Global Enterprise

Honored with multiple awards including: Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Award, Product of the Year / 2008, Tomorrow’s Technology Today, Enterprise Enabler RCR Ecosystem Award



Launched CellTrust SecureSMS to over 200 countries and 800 carriers and are honored with multiple awards including: CTIA Emerging Technology Finalist Award, the Fierce 15 Top Emerging Wireless Companies 2008 Award, and the Best of WiMAX World EMEA 2008 Industry Choice Award

CellTrust and a Young School in Harlem also inspire the Mobile Industry to win the prestigious Global MMA Award for Relationship Building

Launched CellTrust Secure Mobile Information Management platform and SecureWallet offering

Acquired PrimeMessage

Launched SMSGateway™, CampusReact™ and FlightAssist™



2006: Founded CellTrust Corporation