Chief Executive Officer
Rick Noble was appointed CEO of ATP in June 2017, and has served on the company’s Board since October 2016. Rick has more than 35 years’ experience across data, content and software companies with a history of creating growth and improving customer satisfaction through product and service enhancements, digital transformation, new product development, and acquisitions. He has led several market leading digital publishing organizations over the course of his career, holding positions that include CEO of Triumph Learning and Haights Cross Communications, CEO of Blackboard Engage, CEO of Medical Media Holdings, and President & CEO of Thomson Healthcare. His non-executive Board roles have included NewsBank, Planet Cancer and Gold Standard Multimedia. Rick holds a Bachelor's degree and an MBA from the University of Toronto and has completed executive education at UCLA and Harvard.
Chief Revenue Officer
Ken Aubrey leads all aspects of the company related to revenue generation, including Sales, Marketing and Business Development. As a high performing Sales Executive, Ken is recognized for transitioning high tech organizations into profitable, publicly owned companies. He has a proven track record of performance in creating highly motivated sales teams dedicated to achieving exceptional results by exceeding sales targets, driving increased revenue and market share. With over 25 years leadership experience, Ken excels at turning around underperforming business units, and leading businesses consistently to sales excellence with double digit growth year over year.
Chief Financial Officer
Tommy has more than 25 years of financial management and accounting experience across public, private, and investor-backed companies. Additionally, he has experience in international operations, mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and ERP systems across multiple industries including software, biotechnology, professional services, and financial services. Before joining ATP in December 2017, Tommy was VP Finance and Principal Accounting Officer at Alfresco Software Inc. in San Mateo, California. Prior to Alfresco, Tommy was CFO, VP Finance & Corporate Secretary at TigerLogic Corp. in Mountain View and Irvine, CA, and before that he was Director of Finance & Corporate Controller at WageWorks in San Mateo, CA. He began his career as an Auditor for Grant Thornton. Tommy has an MBA and BS in Accounting and Finance from the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley, and is a California licensed CPA (inactive).
Chief Operating Officer
Chris is responsible for overseeing all of ATP’s customer-facing operations, including reference content management, professional services, and customer technical support services, as well as all day-to-day operating activities for the CaseBank Technologies division in Toronto. He has 25 years of experience in delivering successful customer engagements that create long-term business relationships. Prior to ATP and CaseBank, Chris was the General Manager and SVP of Business Development at Atlantis Systems International, where he gained more than a decade of engineering and management experience working on commercial and military training programs. A licensed professional engineer, he graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Applied Science in Engineering Science (Aerospace). Chris is a licensed private pilot, and he also served as a Canadian Forces Reservist in a combat engineer regiment for five years.
Chief Product Officer
Victor Sanchez leads ATP’s technology, design, engineering, and product management teams. Over the last two decades, Victor has held various roles such as software engineer, architect, and Chief Technology Officer, as well as various Director level roles at companies like Pearson, Hearst, and Omnicom Group. His expertise includes managing and leading global teams in strategy, engineering, quality assurance, design, and development operations for organizations of all sizes from startup to Fortune 500. Victor thrives at the intersection of technology, product, and design and is passionate about delivering experiences that amaze, delight, and solve tough customer problems. A coder by trade and design hack by night, Victor has delivered digital products and services used around the world by tens of millions for brands like Car and Driver, Road and Track, Elle, Woman's Day, Genentech, Roche, and Novartis.
Senior Vice President of Strategy
Phil D'Eon leads ATP’s corporate strategy and planning initiatives. An industry veteran and visionary, Phil was the driving force behind the development of ATP’s hybrid reasoning technology and flagship product, the SpotLight® Interactive Troubleshooting Solution, among other innovations. His aerospace experience spans 35 years — in roles ranging from hands-on aircraft maintenance to technology solution development to executive management. Phil co-founded CaseBank Technologies Inc. (acquired by ATP in 2016), where he also served as President and Chief Technology Officer. Previously, he co-founded Atlantis Aerospace Corporation in 1978 and grew the global enterprise focused on maintenance and flight simulators for the aerospace industry. Today he continues to serve on several aerospace industry committees focused on developing future technologies and solution architectures.