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 seventeen 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 technical operations of the firm. 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

    Enterprise Strategist


    Kathleen joined Resourcive as an integral part of the team to help identify and develop new growth opportunities, as well as C-Level relationships, and other strategic partnership channels.  By leveraging her 10 years of Financial Services Industry experience, she aligns our client’s goals with Resourcive’s business offering and further opens doors for the Resourcive Team to deliver our professional promise to our clients with a high level of integrity and ethics.

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

    In her free time, she is an active participant in snow and racquet sports, horseback riding, cooking, reading, and listening to her extensive and eclectic music collection.  She enjoys  Sunday football, the History Channel, and tries to combine her traveling with all of the above whenever possible.


  • Nick Creasey

    Enterprise Strategist/Channel Manager


    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.


  • Adam Nielsen

    Account Leader


    Adam leads consultative efforts for client engagements, supporting stakeholders at every level of our process including audit and analysis, design, bid development, vendor selection, and transition into implementation.

    Adam supports major clients in retail, financial services, and healthcare and has extensive experience in consultative services, financial modeling, and project management.

    Prior to joining Resourcive, Adam was in the financial services industry having worked for leading global investment banks and in private equity.

    Adam holds an MBA in Finance from Fordham University and a BA from Campbell University. He has been a competitive golfer and enjoys staying engaged with the game. Additionally, he enjoys spending time with his wife and young daughter at their home in Manhattan.

     


  • David Wright

    Director of Strategic Accounts


    David leads the overall consultative effort and ensuring all stakeholders are fully apprised of both audit and analysis progress, as well as collaborative solution design, bid development and management, and vendor selection. David supports major clients in the healthcare, technology, financial and entertainment markets and has extensive experience in client asset management, financial modeling and analysis, and relationship management. Prior to joining Resourcive, David was in the financial industry and has worked extensively with not-for-profits. He has a strong understanding of payback models and ROI in both the public and private sectors. David holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Fordham University.


  • Robert Hoke

    Account Leader


    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.


  • Caroline Gosline

    Project Manager


    As an Engagement Manager, Carol assists clients in securing and inventorying all bills, contracts, and other documentation needed to conduct our Strategic Audit. She also leads the audit team in analyzing the billing information to determine the most viable and cost-saving options for the client. With over 20 years in telecommunications support, Carol has wide-ranging experience and is an invaluable asset to both Resourcive and our clients. Carol holds a degree in Political Science from SUNY Farmingdale, an associate’s degree in Applied Sciences, as well as several certifications in healthcare. Carol is a member of the Local Fire Department for 28 years and finds it rewarding to help her community. She enjoys boating, all kinds of sports, cooking and skiing.


  • Kyle Hall

    Project Manager


    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 seventeen 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 technical operations of the firm. 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

    Enterprise Strategist


    Kathleen joined Resourcive as an integral part of the team to help identify and develop new growth opportunities, as well as C-Level relationships, and other strategic partnership channels.  By leveraging her 10 years of Financial Services Industry experience, she aligns our client’s goals with Resourcive’s business offering and further opens doors for the Resourcive Team to deliver our professional promise to our clients with a high level of integrity and ethics.

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

    In her free time, she is an active participant in snow and racquet sports, horseback riding, cooking, reading, and listening to her extensive and eclectic music collection.  She enjoys  Sunday football, the History Channel, and tries to combine her traveling with all of the above whenever possible.


  • Nick Creasey

    Enterprise Strategist/Channel Manager


    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.


  • Adam Nielsen

    Account Leader


    Adam leads consultative efforts for client engagements, supporting stakeholders at every level of our process including audit and analysis, design, bid development, vendor selection, and transition into implementation.

    Adam supports major clients in retail, financial services, and healthcare and has extensive experience in consultative services, financial modeling, and project management.

    Prior to joining Resourcive, Adam was in the financial services industry having worked for leading global investment banks and in private equity.

    Adam holds an MBA in Finance from Fordham University and a BA from Campbell University. He has been a competitive golfer and enjoys staying engaged with the game. Additionally, he enjoys spending time with his wife and young daughter at their home in Manhattan.

     


  • David Wright

    Director of Strategic Accounts


    David leads the overall consultative effort and ensuring all stakeholders are fully apprised of both audit and analysis progress, as well as collaborative solution design, bid development and management, and vendor selection. David supports major clients in the healthcare, technology, financial and entertainment markets and has extensive experience in client asset management, financial modeling and analysis, and relationship management. Prior to joining Resourcive, David was in the financial industry and has worked extensively with not-for-profits. He has a strong understanding of payback models and ROI in both the public and private sectors. David holds a Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Fordham University.


  • Robert Hoke

    Account Leader


    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.


  • Caroline Gosline

    Project Manager


    As an Engagement Manager, Carol assists clients in securing and inventorying all bills, contracts, and other documentation needed to conduct our Strategic Audit. She also leads the audit team in analyzing the billing information to determine the most viable and cost-saving options for the client. With over 20 years in telecommunications support, Carol has wide-ranging experience and is an invaluable asset to both Resourcive and our clients. Carol holds a degree in Political Science from SUNY Farmingdale, an associate’s degree in Applied Sciences, as well as several certifications in healthcare. Carol is a member of the Local Fire Department for 28 years and finds it rewarding to help her community. She enjoys boating, all kinds of sports, cooking and skiing.


  • Kyle Hall

    Project Manager


    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.