Our Team

We have a team of experienced telecom experts and staff with strong customer service orientation, and who have many years of experience in working with telecom vendors.


  • Tom Gesky

    Founder, CEO & Chairman


    Tom founded Resourcive in 2001 to provide clients with more effective and cost efficient Telecom/IT delivery solutions. Under his leadership, Resourcive has developed contractual relationships with more than 100 carrier/providers, serving more than 300 corporate clients whose combined annual spend exceeded $600,000,000, resulting in more effective networks and millions of dollars of cost reductions. Tom has more than twenty years of Telecom/Technical related experience in positions ranging from technical trainer, to account manager, sales manager and district manager. He received a BA from Hofstra University. He is a certified leadership trainer and an active member of Vistage Leadership Advisory & Development Group. Tom has two daughters and a son.  He is an active participant in sailing, skiing, cross-fit, martial arts, fishing, reading (nonfiction), traveling (global), and cooking.


  • Thomas Murphy

    Managing Partner, Co-Founder


    Thomas leads the overall consultative effort for selected strategic accounts, and ensures that all stakeholders are fully informed throughout all phases of the engagement.

    With a strong technical and consulting background, Thomas has spent over fifteen years in the telecommunications and IT space, in sales and sales management assignments. His skillset is wide ranging, spanning the disciplines of network design and optimization, app development, process development, and consultative sales.

    Thomas received his undergraduate degree in communications from Long Island University, and a master’s degree from New York Institute of Technology.

    Thomas enjoys time with his wife and three daughters.  He also enjoys photography and video editing of Family events.


  • Philip Talamas

    Managing Partner, CTO


    Philip provides technical insight to clients to enable them to most effectively leverage our solutions. He also leads the Strategic Partnerships group. Philip has over twenty years’ experience in the design, implementation and operation of high availability technology including data centers, telecommunications and wide area networks, infrastructures, and business continuity. He has worked for financial services, professional services, and Internet/media firms. Philip has a Bachelor of Science from Georgia Institute of Technology and has spoken at several technology conferences making presentations on business continuity and thin client computing. Philip is an avid skier and swimmer as well as a developing golfer.


  • Kathleen Colborn

    Director, Strategic Partnerships


    Kathleen joined Resourcive as an integral part of the team to spearhead the Private Equity initiative, as well as identify new growth opportunities and develop strategic partnership channels.  She has spent more than 10 years in the Financial Services Industry and aligns our client’s goals with Resourcive’s offering to ensure every engagement moves forward seamlessly and efficiently, while meeting the business needs of each client.  She is passionate about her work, communicating our story, and delivering the professional promise we make to each of our clients with the highest level of integrity and ethics.

    Kathleen holds a B.S.B.A. in Finance from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.

    In her free time, she enjoys skiing, tennis, and horseback riding.

     


  • Nick Creasey

    Director, Strategic Partnerships


    Nick builds relationships with Private Equity firms and serves as an intermediary between partner agents and clients. Nick manages partnerships and illustrates the value Resourcive brings to our enterprise clients in all sectors.

    Before joining the Resourcive team, Nick spent six years as a Special Operator in the United States Navy. He learned invaluable leadership, commitment and communication skills in his time with the special boat teams.

    Nick holds a Bachelor’s in Business Management from Wilmington University and is completing his Master’s in Strategic Leadership from University of Charleston, West Virginia.

    Nick enjoys spending time with his family, CrossFit, the beach, and anything Pittsburgh sports.


  • Dulce Martinez

    Director, Strategic Partnerships


    Dulce leads Resourcive’s business development practice on the West Coast, and is focused on the Private Equity community where she leverages a vast network.

    Dulce is a proven consultant with expertise in process optimization from strategy through implementation, covering both the communications technology and business operations in this area. Dulce is a specialist in helping clients achieve their economic and service delivery objectives across multiple communication channels, leveraging business process outsourcing and the latest technologies and operations disciplines.

    Dulce studied English Literature at Arizona State University, and is an avid skier and yoga enthusiast. She currently lives in Venice Beach, CA with her Fiancé and two dogs.


  • Robert Hoke

    Director, Strategic Partnerships


    Bob heads the consultative effort from engagement through implementation of his clients’ goals and objectives. Bob works collaboratively with his clients to increase their return on working capital through spend reduction and optimization in technology, telecommunications and cloud services.

    His clients include those in the retail, healthcare, financial and technology sectors. Prior to Resourcive, Bob spent several years in the financial industry and has a proven track record in capital markets and investment banking.

    Bob holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from Cornell University.

    In his free time, Bob enjoys travelling, going to the gym and music.


  • Julio Taveras

    Operations Manager


    As Operations Manager, Julio leads the teams that conducts the audits, analysis and design recommendation process, the bid and pricing effort, and finally service delivery, ensuring that contracted services are installed on time and within budget. With a successful and lengthy background in the banking and mortgage industries, Julio has extensive experience in client and vendor management, as well as staff training and development, and audit and analysis interpretation and recommendation. Julio holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology and Italian from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA, and an M.B.A with a certificate in International Business from Iona College in New York. Julio is an avid Crossfitter and runner.


  • Kyle Hall

    Director, Operations


    As Project Manager, Kyle ensures alignment of client vision throughout project constantly communicating across organizational lines to deliver the optimum product that meets clients’ budget and technology needs.

    Prior to joining Resourcive, Kyle served in the US Army Special Forces as a Green Beret. He brings the skills and experiences learned operating in volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous environments to his role with Resourcive.

    Kyle holds a Bachelor’s in Organizational Leadership from the University of Charleston and is attending the Mason School of business at the College of William & Mary in pursuit of his MBA.

    Kyle enjoys outdoor sports, travel, education and spending time with family.


  • Filomena Walden

    Implementation Manager


    Filomena manages the orders during the installation process. This includes ensuring orders are processed in a timely and cost effective manner. Throughout the provisioning process Filomena is the conduit delivering effective communication between the client and the provider enabling on time delivery. Filomena brings many years of customer service, starting as a Customer Service Representative (“CSR”) with a direct carrier, quickly rising to a leadership position managing a team of CSRs. She then moved into a customer support role managing large scale deployments across many clients and providers. She quickly started handling the end to end project management. Filomena holds a Business degree from Berkeley School in White Plains NY. Filomena enjoys reading and walking. She is fluent in Italian.


  • Tom Gesky

    Founder, CEO & Chairman


    Tom founded Resourcive in 2001 to provide clients with more effective and cost efficient Telecom/IT delivery solutions. Under his leadership, Resourcive has developed contractual relationships with more than 100 carrier/providers, serving more than 300 corporate clients whose combined annual spend exceeded $600,000,000, resulting in more effective networks and millions of dollars of cost reductions. Tom has more than twenty years of Telecom/Technical related experience in positions ranging from technical trainer, to account manager, sales manager and district manager. He received a BA from Hofstra University. He is a certified leadership trainer and an active member of Vistage Leadership Advisory & Development Group. Tom has two daughters and a son.  He is an active participant in sailing, skiing, cross-fit, martial arts, fishing, reading (nonfiction), traveling (global), and cooking.


  • Thomas Murphy

    Managing Partner, Co-Founder


    Thomas leads the overall consultative effort for selected strategic accounts, and ensures that all stakeholders are fully informed throughout all phases of the engagement.

    With a strong technical and consulting background, Thomas has spent over fifteen years in the telecommunications and IT space, in sales and sales management assignments. His skillset is wide ranging, spanning the disciplines of network design and optimization, app development, process development, and consultative sales.

    Thomas received his undergraduate degree in communications from Long Island University, and a master’s degree from New York Institute of Technology.

    Thomas enjoys time with his wife and three daughters.  He also enjoys photography and video editing of Family events.


  • Philip Talamas

    Managing Partner, CTO


    Philip provides technical insight to clients to enable them to most effectively leverage our solutions. He also leads the Strategic Partnerships group. Philip has over twenty years’ experience in the design, implementation and operation of high availability technology including data centers, telecommunications and wide area networks, infrastructures, and business continuity. He has worked for financial services, professional services, and Internet/media firms. Philip has a Bachelor of Science from Georgia Institute of Technology and has spoken at several technology conferences making presentations on business continuity and thin client computing. Philip is an avid skier and swimmer as well as a developing golfer.


  • Kathleen Colborn

    Director, Strategic Partnerships


    Kathleen joined Resourcive as an integral part of the team to spearhead the Private Equity initiative, as well as identify new growth opportunities and develop strategic partnership channels.  She has spent more than 10 years in the Financial Services Industry and aligns our client’s goals with Resourcive’s offering to ensure every engagement moves forward seamlessly and efficiently, while meeting the business needs of each client.  She is passionate about her work, communicating our story, and delivering the professional promise we make to each of our clients with the highest level of integrity and ethics.

    Kathleen holds a B.S.B.A. in Finance from Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania.

    In her free time, she enjoys skiing, tennis, and horseback riding.

     


  • Nick Creasey

    Director, Strategic Partnerships


    Nick builds relationships with Private Equity firms and serves as an intermediary between partner agents and clients. Nick manages partnerships and illustrates the value Resourcive brings to our enterprise clients in all sectors.

    Before joining the Resourcive team, Nick spent six years as a Special Operator in the United States Navy. He learned invaluable leadership, commitment and communication skills in his time with the special boat teams.

    Nick holds a Bachelor’s in Business Management from Wilmington University and is completing his Master’s in Strategic Leadership from University of Charleston, West Virginia.

    Nick enjoys spending time with his family, CrossFit, the beach, and anything Pittsburgh sports.


  • Dulce Martinez

    Director, Strategic Partnerships


    Dulce leads Resourcive’s business development practice on the West Coast, and is focused on the Private Equity community where she leverages a vast network.

    Dulce is a proven consultant with expertise in process optimization from strategy through implementation, covering both the communications technology and business operations in this area. Dulce is a specialist in helping clients achieve their economic and service delivery objectives across multiple communication channels, leveraging business process outsourcing and the latest technologies and operations disciplines.

    Dulce studied English Literature at Arizona State University, and is an avid skier and yoga enthusiast. She currently lives in Venice Beach, CA with her Fiancé and two dogs.


  • Robert Hoke

    Director, Strategic Partnerships


    Bob heads the consultative effort from engagement through implementation of his clients’ goals and objectives. Bob works collaboratively with his clients to increase their return on working capital through spend reduction and optimization in technology, telecommunications and cloud services.

    His clients include those in the retail, healthcare, financial and technology sectors. Prior to Resourcive, Bob spent several years in the financial industry and has a proven track record in capital markets and investment banking.

    Bob holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science from Cornell University.

    In his free time, Bob enjoys travelling, going to the gym and music.


  • Julio Taveras

    Operations Manager


    As Operations Manager, Julio leads the teams that conducts the audits, analysis and design recommendation process, the bid and pricing effort, and finally service delivery, ensuring that contracted services are installed on time and within budget. With a successful and lengthy background in the banking and mortgage industries, Julio has extensive experience in client and vendor management, as well as staff training and development, and audit and analysis interpretation and recommendation. Julio holds an undergraduate degree in Psychology and Italian from the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, MA, and an M.B.A with a certificate in International Business from Iona College in New York. Julio is an avid Crossfitter and runner.


  • Kyle Hall

    Director, Operations


    As Project Manager, Kyle ensures alignment of client vision throughout project constantly communicating across organizational lines to deliver the optimum product that meets clients’ budget and technology needs.

    Prior to joining Resourcive, Kyle served in the US Army Special Forces as a Green Beret. He brings the skills and experiences learned operating in volatile, uncertain, complex and ambiguous environments to his role with Resourcive.

    Kyle holds a Bachelor’s in Organizational Leadership from the University of Charleston and is attending the Mason School of business at the College of William & Mary in pursuit of his MBA.

    Kyle enjoys outdoor sports, travel, education and spending time with family.


  • Filomena Walden

    Implementation Manager


    Filomena manages the orders during the installation process. This includes ensuring orders are processed in a timely and cost effective manner. Throughout the provisioning process Filomena is the conduit delivering effective communication between the client and the provider enabling on time delivery. Filomena brings many years of customer service, starting as a Customer Service Representative (“CSR”) with a direct carrier, quickly rising to a leadership position managing a team of CSRs. She then moved into a customer support role managing large scale deployments across many clients and providers. She quickly started handling the end to end project management. Filomena holds a Business degree from Berkeley School in White Plains NY. Filomena enjoys reading and walking. She is fluent in Italian.