Our Story


TigerText was conceived in 2010 in Los Angeles, with one simple goal in mind: empowering organizations and individuals to securely communicate with their mobile phones.

In a world where every email, every SMS and every data bit we ever created lives on forever in some computer server, owned by some unknown company, in some unknown location, we believe impermanence should be an inalienable right. It’s why we created TigerText to allow individuals and organizations to take back control of their communications. TigerText is dedicated to improving the lives of our customers by plugging into critical communication paths to increase productivity and make 2-way communication as efficient as possible.

Today some of the largest organizations rely on TigerText to send millions of messages every day. And to sleep well at night knowing their messages are safe.

Leadership Team


Brad Brooks
Chief Executive Officer


Brad previously ran DIC Entertainment as President for 6 years after working for Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette as an Investment Banker. After acquiring the company with Bain Capital from the Walt Disney Company in 20...

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Dr. Andrew Brooks, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer


Dr. Andrew A. Brooks, founded Cardo Medical, Inc. in May 2007 which was acquired by Arthrex in 2011. Dr. Brooks has been in the private practice of orthopedic surgery since 1994, specializing in sports medicine, arthr...

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Sumeet Bhatia
Chief Technology Officer


Sumeet has over 17 years of experience building and deploying large scale web and mobile applications covering a broad spectrum of fields including health care, media, real estate and automotive. Most recently, Sumeet...

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Itamar Kandel
President, TigerConnect


Itamar is a seasoned Enterprise Mobility executive with over 15 years experience in messaging, security, payments, and gaming. At TigerText, Itamar runs strategic initiatives such as launching the API/SDK business, es...

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Mike Vitale
Senior Vice President, Channel Sales


Mike Vitale has a proven track record for creating winning sales and marketing strategies with disciplined execution. Vitale has over 20 years of experience in the Wireless Telecommunications Industry. His extensive b...

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Tigertext Board of Directors


Brad Brooks, CEO

Brad previously ran DIC Entertainment as President for 6 years after working for Donaldson, Lufkin and Jenrette as an Investment Banker. ...

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Dr. Andrew A. Brooks, M.D., F.A.C.S.

Dr. Andrew A. Brooks, founded Cardo Medical, Inc. in May 2007 which was acquired by Arthrex in 2011. Dr. Brooks has been in the private p...

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Sean Flynn, Director

Sean Flynn joined Shasta after working at Yahoo!, most recently as a senior director of business development and business operations, whe...

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John H. Friedman, Director

John H. Friedman is the Founding and Managing Partner of Easton Capital Group. Prior to founding Easton Capital, John was the founder and...

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Vijay Lathi, Director

Vijay Lathi is Managing Director at New Leaf Ventures and concentrates primarily on our information convergence and diagnostics investmen...

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Robert Mittendorff, Director

Robert brings to Norwest Venture Partners more than a decade of operational and medical experience. Based in Norwest’s Palo Alto of...

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Perry Wallack, Director

Perry Wallack, co-founder and CFO of Cornerstone OnDemand, is responsible for the Company’s accounting, tax and financial functions, sy...

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Steven Yecies, Director

Steven Yecies, is a Venture Partner at OrbiMed. Mr. Yecies brings over 20 years of experience as an investor, consultant, entrepreneur an...

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TigerText Culture

We’re a fun, hungry, innovative group of people who are passionate about transforming the way individuals and organizations communicate.

Our headquarters is in Santa Monica, CA the center of Silicon Beach and a hub for startup creativity. We frequently can be found out on our office balcony having impromptu meetings or enjoying Nana’s tacos while soaking up 363 days of sun. We are always looking for like-minded individuals who enjoy working hard, building new roads and taking aim at the protectors of the status quo. And if we are lucky, changing the way the world communicates.

If you feel the same pangs we all share to be a part of something special, inquire within. We need more like us.

Careers

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We’re always excited to talk to our current and potential customers. Whether you want to talk to us about a potential business partnership, need help with the TigerText app or platform, or just want to drop by our headquarters for a visit, get in touch.

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