Team

Tom Wolzien

Chairman, Founder

Tom Wolzien

Chairman, Founder

Tom Wolzien is the creator of TalkCenterAmerica and the inventor of the Video Call Center’s enabling technology (Patent 8,767,031). Tom is a 45 year veteran of television news, network management and Wall Street. More at Wolzien.com.

Palisades, NY

Larry Thaler

CEO

Larry joined the VCC team full-time in late 2015 after guiding business strategy and technical development as the company’s senior advisor for more than two years. He has more than 30 years’ experience in the media business and has earned four Emmy awards. Thaler was formerly an executive at NBC Universal and the Chairman of Positive Flux, a media consulting firm helping companies implement strategic technical changes.

Palisades, NY

Tom Porpiglia

Head of Production

Tom Porpiglia

Head of Production

Tom P is the Production Manager for the Video Call Center, in charge of production workflow between clients and the VCC. He is able to coach production teams on how to create shows utilizing the patented technology of the VCC, using the knowledge he’s gained from producing web and television shows for the past three years under the VCC’s programming banner, Talk Center America, where he serves as Executive Producer for the OTT (over-the-top) Network. Tom P is also the editor for all marketing materials.

Palisades, NY

William Milne

Head of Software

William Milne

Head of Software

Will Milne is The VCC's Software Development Manager.  He is a graduate of Cornell University's College of Engineering, and has been working with The VCC for 4 years.  He wrote the code for the Host Automation Tool (HAT), and has been involved in the design of nearly all of the VCC's technical systems.  Will oversees & manages all technological development within the VCC.

Palisades, NY

Alex Maisey

Manager of IT

Alex Maisey

Manager of IT

Alexander Maisey is the manager of IT for the Video Call Center and creator of the proprietary Caller Acquisition Tool (CAT™). He has worked in the IT industry for 15 years as a consultant and programmer.

Palisades, NY

Jonni-Lynn Galietti

Producer

Jonni is a multi-faceted producer who first joined the VCC as a call screener in April 2015 during production of our “Theater Trial” series for KUSA. She rose to man the live producer chair during the VCC’s “You Make the Call” sports show series for KUSA in August, 2015. With an everlasting passion for music and performing, and a strong background in broadcast-media, her association with VCC enables unlimited possibilities for her to develop, host, and produce various shows and innovative content.

Matthias Graf

Audio Engineer

Matthias Graf

Audio Engineer

Matt Graf, known as "manager of wires" by his coworkers, oversees all of the VCC's video and audio needs. During his first year at the VCC, he replaced the old analog audio system with digital. He aids in the successful execution of live shows and trade shows.

Palisades, NY

Jaclyn Lennon

Manager, Marketing & Admin

Jaclyn Lennon

Manager, Marketing & Admin

Jaclyn manages marketing, inside sales and internal operations for the VCC. From orchestrating the VCC's presence at trade shows to exploring and monitoring current trends in the television and new media industries, Jaclyn oversees the VCC's relationship to its marketplace and ensures that internal strategies complement each other and the company's overall mission.