Our Team Brings a Wealth of Knowledge to the Wireless Industry
With our commitment to our clients, as well as the environment, we provide responsible wireless solutions for the cellular and electronics industry.
Chief Executive Officer
Bruce Goldie is the founder and CEO of The Goldie Group and Chairman of Electronics Renewal LLC. He oversees the strategic direction of both companies in conjunction with his talented management team who combines industry experience and visionary thinking. Before the telecom industry, Bruce served as the Senior VP of one of Boston’s largest banks in which he was instrumental in selling in 1993.
Although The Goldie Group had been in existence, Bruce was able to concentrate all of his efforts toward the company after the sale. While completing his undergrad at Northeastern University, he was the recipient of many academic awards including the President’s Award, Sears B Condit Award, and elected to the Honor Society of Psi Kappa Psi, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma where he graduated valedictorian of his class.
While at Northeastern University, Bruce was fortunate to study under Dr. Henry Kibel; retired president of Babson. His positive influence resulted in Bruce choosing the MBA program at Babson and utilizing his entrepreneurial skills.
Bruce, along with his wife of 41 years, Nancy, is involved in several philanthropic organizations. Their passion for animals led them to generously supporting Angell Memorial Hospital MSPCA in Boston. Other organizations they support are Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Hadassah, and the American Cancer Society.
Bruce and his Wife have three children & 8 grandchildren. Bruce enjoys spending time with his family. One of his favorite quotes is “family is not an important thing, it’s everything.”
President & Chief Operations Officer
Kenneth is a serial entrepreneur and experienced wireless executive. Joining the Goldie Group as its second employee 20 years ago, he has overseen the growth and expansion of both The Goldie Group and through its acquisition, Electronics Renewal, working closely with every major and competitive carrier in the US, many of the current global carriers as well as SMB and enterprise clients alike. Today, Kenneth serves as the President and COO managing an organization of over 200 employees spanning over seven states. A fervent Hoosier, he holds a Bachelor of Business Sciences from Indiana University. Kenneth resides in Boston, Ma with his family and supports all of the area championship sports teams. Additionally, Kenneth is actively involved in numerous Veteran Non-Profits where he both mentors and learns from those who served.
Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Levinson has 28 years in the Wireless industry (since the industry's inception) and previously served as VP of Cellcom (a publicly traded company on the NYSE), then the county's largest Reseller of Cellular Service and National Phone Distributor representing all major Phone Manufacturers. His career in Wireless also included owning a significant importer and distributor of Cellular Accessories that supplied the cellular departments of Sam's Club, BJ's Wholesale and many independent Cell Phone retailers. He currently serves GG as the CFO. His outside interest also includes serving as President on the Board of two multi-million dollar not-for-profit organizations.
Chief Information Officer
Koumaiha has twenty years of experience in development and system design specific to the wireless industry. Previously CIO/VP of Technology at Wireless Toyz Franchise LLC for ten years, Control Data Systems in Detroit, Michigan, and President and CEO of TeknoSoft Inc.
H studied at the University of Detroit Mercy and Wayne State University in the CIS and CSC fields. Currently responsible for design, implementation, and the development of proprietary systems, which include ERP system, integrated secure online portal and other custom built applications.
David J. Rothschild
Chief Technology Officer
Rothschild has 15 years of corporate experience with companies such as JPMorgan Chase, VFC, and State Street Bank and Trust. Graduated from the University at Buffalo with honors and obtained a master degree with Suffolk University in Boston.
Have a proven record of delivering large scale IT strategies and projects. From the development of VDI solutions to hybrid cloud / on-prem, as well as implementing IT security and controls.
Rothschild has spent the last 10 years as the Chief Technology Officer for Electronics Renewal and its affiliates. I am managing all hardware, software, database development, and IT strategic vision, working with a team of employees to bring best in class service and support.
Executive Vice President, Head of Operations and Supply Chain
Jason, a graduate of Indiana University School of Management, began his career with the firm in 2009. In just a few short years he assumed the role of Chief Supply Chain Officer, having created the Value-Add Services Division which he continues to lead. His pioneering and entrepreneurial spirit is evident in his philosophy of running the leanest division possible. Jason is an avid flyer who is a certified Pilot and often flies himself for fun. He is a crucial member of several organizations which donate consumer electronics to those who are less fortunate. Also, Jason has been working diligently on Boston Police Association; a non-profit which donates its entire annual proceeds to the training and staffing of police personnel.
Vice President, Enterprise and IoT
Gary joined the Goldie Group in 2018. With 28 years in the wireless industry, Gary has seen the evolution of the sector from a duopoly to the emergence of IoT. He spent the early part of his career working in sales for Cellular One and BellSouth Mobility before joining Ericsson Mobile Phones in the early 1990s. While at Ericsson, he worked as a Regional Sales Manager and Channel Manager for Retail & Distribution, eventually being promoted to VP of Sales. He has been a member of the Executive Management teams at several start-ups. He has been in consulting, working with many wireless company’s CEO’s assisting them in revenue generation, channel strategy, and sales growth. Gary heads up our IoT and Enterprise sales channel expanding our reach into several different verticals. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Memphis and completed the Leadership Development Program at Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina.
Vice President, Sales
Joe Murgo is Executive Vice President of Channel Sales, and responsible for driving channels sales, and business development, with a focus on growing the company’s MVNO, Regional carrier, and enterprise client bases. Joe brings to the position a successful track record of 30 years that includes high-profile leadership positions and recognized sales achievements in the wireless distribution and value-added logistics services.
Before joining the Goldie Group Joe most recently oversaw North American sales for WSA Distributing where he nurtured key relationships and stimulated strategic partnerships that led to significant revenue growth. He attended Boston University and graduated with a Bachelor of Liberal Studies in Interdisciplinary Studies. In addition to being a supporter of the Marshall Faulk Foundation and the Jackie Robinson YMCA, Mr. Murgo is also a proud card-carrying member of RSN.
Director, Finance and Administration
Director, Global Operations
Mike Patterson began his career in the wireless industry in 1996 by leading the warehouse operations for Telesource Cellular located in Pontiac, MI. After The Wireless Source acquired the company in 1999, Mike continued to head up the daily operations and as well as adding the position of Technical Services Manager. During that time, Mike trained for certification in OEM repairs with several manufacturers including Motorola, Nokia, and Samsung. In 2008 Mike joined The Goldie Group as Director of Operations and has been instrumental in implementing many new processes that have increased the overall efficiencies of the operations leading to better order processing, reduced defect rates, and improved customer satisfaction.