Robert S. Alvin
Chief Executive Officer and Chairman

Robert Alvin founded NetLine in 1994 and has served as CEO and Chairman since the company's inception. Alvin draws on more than twenty years of technical and high-tech management experience to drive NetLine's success. Alvin has served as Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for, a premier Internet reseller of computer hardware and software. While there he authored three Internet e-commerce patents. Prior to that, Alvin was Director of Research and Development at Cirrus Logic, plus numerous Silicon Valley start-ups. Alvin has an M.S. in Computer Engineering from Santa Clara University and a B. S. with honors in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Florida.

Werner Mansfeld

Werner Mansfeld brings over eighteen years of multinational executive management, financial, sales, and operations experience to his role as President. Previously, Mansfeld held senior positions in operations, finance and new product development at and at International Game Technology where he managed new products and business alliances. Mansfeld holds an M.B.A. from Golden Gate University in San Francisco and a B.Com degree in Accounting from the University of Cape Town, South Africa.

Jayaram Kalpathy
Chief Technology Officer

Jayaram Kalpathy has over seventeen years experience leading high-technology product development in both start-ups and large companies. At NetLine, he has built up and led the engineering team for over ten years, developing NetLine's lead-generation platform and targeting technologies. Prior to NetLine, Kalpathy founded CbCr Technologies, a design services company that developed Internet appliance, digital video and graphics products. He also served as Vice President of Engineering at Armedia, Inc., a digital video start-up and spent eight years leading software development teams at Cirrus Logic. Kalpathy has an M.S. in Computer Science from Penn State and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from IIT, Madras, India.

David Fortino
Vice President of Audience Development

David Fortino is responsible for the strategic direction and management of NetLine's audience and publisher facing technologies, operations, platform and product development. He brings more than 12 years experience managing the development of content distribution, audience monetization, and digital marketing/targeting platforms. Prior to NetLine, Fortino served as Director of Strategic Alliances and Audience Development for VerticalNet. While there, Fortino spearheaded a plan resulting in their strategy moving to a distribution model that shifted costs away from internal resources. Fortino holds a B.A. in Media Studies with a Corporate Communications focus from Pennsylvania State University.

Jeff Wilkins

Jeff Wilkins is a serial entrepreneur with more than twenty years of experience in the Internet marketing and marketing solutions industry. Dr. Wilkins was a founder or co-founder of six companies that achieved successful exits: Entiera, Inc. (SaaS omnichannel campaign management), Interaxis Marketing, Inc. (product registration and direct-to-consumer marketing solutions for consumer durables manufacturers), 20/20 Referrals (word-of-mouth marketing solutions for elective medical procedures), MarketModels, Inc. (data cleansing and delivery platforms), RedSail Interactive (Internet lead generation/co-registration solutions), and Sift, Inc. (e-mail service provider and opt-in e-mail list compiler). Dr. Wilkins received an M.B.A. and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. He holds four US Patents in data mining and electronic design.