Meet The Team

We are really great at telecom and earn our clients’ trust by being experts in our field. We also relate to the people we work with on a human level and build long lasting relationships. Meet our team!

Tatiana Finkelsteyn

CEO

About Tatiana

I have been in technology since 2000 and founded zLinq in 2018. As the CEO, my role is to make sure that we achieve our mission of transforming telecommunications. I am also the Board Chair of our sister company, IQ Wired, and at both organizations am passionate about balancing results with having meaningful human relationships with our clients, employees and shareholders.

Favorite quote:
‘If you are capable of something, you must do it’ – my Dad.

Superpower:
Hugging Jello – I’m good at taking complex concepts and turning them into a goal with an action plan. Also building and attracting strong female leaders

Talk to me about:
Traveling, I visited 27 countries and met with 62 businesses in 2016

Sunny Flynn

VP of Sales

About Sunny

I have been working in technology for 25 years, started consulting for zLinq in 2017 and officially joined the team in April 2018. I lead the sales organization, which ultimately means solving telecom challenges for the IT leaders we work with. Our goal is simple, to put a smile on their face by making their lives easier.

Favorite Quote:
“When I let go of what I am, I become what I might be." –Lao Tzu

Superpower:
Details, Details, Details – I can listen for, keep track of and manage details like nobody else!

Talk to me about:
I jumped out of an airplane once and only once, traveled to every continent but Antarctica (it is on my bucket list) and ran a marathon many moons ago.

Chandra Jones

VP of Client Services

About Chandra

I have been in the technology industry since 2005, specializing in Customer Experience since 2008 and part of the zLinq team since May 2018. As the VP of Client Success, I oversee our Major Account Management and Solutions Engineering team.

Favorite Quote:
“Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.” - Thomas Edison

Superpower:
X-Ray Vision. I have the ability to see below the surface of a problem and identify unique solutions.

Talk to me about:
Exhilarating outdoor activities like: hiking, mountain biking, snowboarding, snow shoeing, stand up paddle boarding, yoga, camping

Tiffany Teller

Director of Client Success

About Tiffany

I have been in technology/telecommunications for 21+ years, and became a Major Account Manager with zLinq in March 2019. My direct Carrier experience has allowed me to quickly identify areas where I can help customers recognize cost savings, and implement solutions that will help them realize their core goals and objectives.

Favorite Quote:
“We accept the love we think we deserve” - ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’

Superpower:
The calm in the storm – I am super easy going and have the ability to stay calm and composed even when faced with great conflict or challenge

Talk to me about:
Family, furry friends and scary movies!

Beatrice Rosen

Strategic Sales Consultant

About Beatrice

After one year of working in the technology space, I joined the zLinq team in December 2019. I was a broadcast television news producer before my transition to tech. This gave me first-hand telecom experience and understanding the “make or break” value of having optimal connectivity, management, and support.

Favorite Quote:
“Make sure you’re very courageous: Be strong, be extremely kind, and above all be humble.” – Serena Williams

Superpower:
Drive – When I set a goal, I’m out to achieve it.

Talk to me about:
Outdoor adventures, sports, and fitness! After my college tennis years and upon moving to Colorado, I fell in love with hiking, running, and skiing. I particularly love competing in road marathons and trail half-marathons, and escaping to the mountains for full days on the slopes. When I’m not chasing endorphins or that cool mountain air, catch me playing with my sweet dog “Ziggy,” practicing yoga, painting, reading, or watching documentaries. I love learning about everyone’s unique stories … tell me yours!

Adam Aguiar

Major Accounts Manager

About Adam

I’ve been in the industry since 1999. I’ve been at zLinq since August 2019.

Favorite Quote:
“Winning isn't everything. The will to win is the only thing.” – Vince Lombardi

Superpower:
Telepathy, the ability to sense and therefore be proactive, on the technology needs of my clients allowing them to tackle business challenges of all kinds.

Talk to me about:
Football. I love the strategy of the game, the desire to succeed, and learning from defeat.

Carly Silver

Executive Manager

About Carly

I have been in the technology industry since 1999 and part of the zLinq team since March 2018. Before zLinq, I was a Client Relationship Manager but now have moved into another exciting role as Administrative Services Manager. I oversee all of the needs of our employees and our office and make sure everything is in order and everyone is happy.

Favorite Quote:
“Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened.” – Dr. Seuss

Superpower:
Adhesiveness: I am the glue that holds everything together and keeps everything running smoothly.

Talk to me about:
Family, music (concert lover), and friendship

Amber Davis

Major Accounts Manager

About Amber

I have been in telecommunications for 12 years and joined the zLinq team in June of 2020. My previous experience with both carriers and the solution provider community allows me a unique perspective into the world of telecommunications. As a Major Account Manager, I work side by side with my clients to handle the world of telecom on their behalf, allowing them to focus on what they do best, running their business.

Favorite Quote:
“Courage is being scared to death… and saddling up anyway.” – John Wayne

Superpower:
My superpower is familiarity. I have the ability to meet new people in my both professional and personal life and make them instantly feel like we have known each other for years. There is comfort and trust in familiarity.

Talk to me about:
Horseback riding, country living, camping and RZR adventures.

Deborah Boyd

Major Accounts Manager

About Deborah

I have been in the Telecom industry since 1994, and with Zlinq since June 2019. As a Major Account Manager, I help with controlling spend, audits, and making sure services are installed and billed correctly.

Favorite Quote:
"Never give up!" I take this attitude with me to work every day as I’m working on issues! I will never give up on my clients!

Superpower:
Fix it Girl! Give me something that seems impossible, and I will fix it!

Talk to me about:
Cooking, Will Power Method or Cardio Yoga and Dragon Boat!

Elizabeth Pedersen

Major Accounts Manager

About Elizabeth

I have been in telecommunications for six years and became a Major Accounts Manager with zLinq in October 2020. My experience in sales and operations management in the telecommunications industry allows me to work with multiple carriers on behalf of the customer to ensure they have the best telecom fit for their needs and budgets.

Favorite Quote:
“A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.”- Winston Churchill

Superpower:
Adaptive optimism- I have worn many hats for a variety of personal and professional roles and all these experiences have allowed me to learn and adapt to the challenges presented and find best possible solution while maintaining a positive experience for everyone.

Talk to me about:
I love to spend time with my husband and two teenagers as we camp, fly fish or golf together in this beautiful state of Colorado. When I need some alone time, I hit my backyard raised vegetable gardens– I have 6 and counting!

James Moore

Major Accounts Manager

About James

I have been in telecommunications since 2011. My previous experience in Product Management and Product Analysis provides a unique insight to the behind the scenes action that drives telco business. Deep research into embedded base and managing new business sets the stage for organic growth and development for our customers.

Favorite Quote:
“Not all those who wander are lost” – John Lennon

Superpower:
Juggernaut- Pile it on! The good, the bad and the ugly. It is our privilege at zLinq to provide a seamless experience between the partnership with our customers and their telecommunications services.

Talk to me about:
Family, Music and comedy

Larry Henshaw

Solutions Engineer

About Larry

I have over 20 years of IT infrastructure and cyber security experience. I have worked on multiple sides of the business including: end customer, value added reseller, IT channel/distribution as well as a freelancer running my own gigs. I am passionate about providing consulting/assessment services to my end customers to help translate business goals into enabling technology.

Favorite Quote:
“Our job is to make change. Our job is to connect to people, to interact with them in a way that leaves them better than we found them.” Seth Godin

Super Power:
My highest value is to mentor others to be better versions of themselves.

Talk to me about:
Scuba diving, global travel, sitting around a camp fire.

Scott Page

Board Director

About Scott

I’ve been in the Telecom Industry since July last year. I was a customer at CoBiz before I became a board member.

Favorite Quote:
“The best executive is the one who has sense enough to pick good people to do what he/she wants done, and self-restraint enough to keep from meddling with them while they do it” Theodore Roosevelt.

Superpower:
My ability to connect people. I enjoy making high level connections to help people to succeed.

Talk to me about:
I love to Travel – mostly domestically so far. I love my home in Santa Fe and the richness of the culture, art and food. I also love to stay fit and especially enjoy Pilates.

Erin Craner

Major Accounts Manager

About Erin

I have been in telecommunications for 13+ years, and became a Major Account Manager with zLinq in July 2021. As a major account manager, I help my customers with identifying and resolving billing issues, assisting with network and billing optimization solutions, delivering savings and providing outstanding customer service.

Favorite Quote:
““Whatever you are, be a good one.” – Abraham Lincoln

Superpower:
Organization – I can organize anything!

Talk to me about:
Plant–based eating, sewing, knitting and photography.

Kathy Ramsey

Major Accounts Manager

About Kathy

I have over 35 years of experience in this industry, and joined zLinq in September 2017. I feel fortunate to have had a “front-row” seat to the evolution of the telecommunications industry and am excited to see what lies ahead.

Favorite Quote:
"People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel." -Maya Angelou.

Super Power:
The ability to stay calm and rational, even when things get a little bumpy.

Talk to me about:
I love to read, cook, write and spend time in Group X classes at the gym or with my two pre-teen grandchildren.

Lexi Rhein

Strategic Sales Consultant

About Lexi

I have been in technology since I moved to Denver 4 years ago and absolutely love it. Now I get to work with manufacturing companies which is amazing because my parents own a 3rd generation family business in PA in this very industry. I am so excited to be able to help companies like theirs with telecom in my role at zLinq.

Favorite Quote:
“Don’t sweat the small stuff” – Richard Carlson.

Super Power:
I am able to befriend ALL dogs…

Talk to me about:
Senior year of college I traveled the world on a modified cruise ship, studying while at sea and exploring on land.

Thoa Tran

Major Accounts Manager

About Thoa

I have been in the telecom industry for over 15 years and worn many hats in the industry, from provisioning to commission to providing solutions for customers. As a Major Accounts Manager, I will be assisting customers with resolutions to their every day telecom needs.

Favorite Quote:
“Among American citizens, there should be no forgotten men and no forgotten races” - Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Superpower:
The ability to remember and retain everything I read.

Talk to me about:
Reading, musicals, music, cooking and food.

Foster Thomas

Strategic Sales Consultant

About Foster

Having spent the last 6~ years focusing on mostly Top of Funnel sales and Customer Success at various SaaS companies, I'm excited to reboot my sales journey and begin my foray into the telcom space here at zLinq. In fact, we've probably met when I asked you to upgrade your car wash at the gas pump or knocked on your door offering quotes on window replacements. I genuinely enjoy building relationships with complete strangers when it means I can help improve or help with certain aspects of their life. Outside of work, you'll find me on my road bike, summiting a 14er, or hitting the slopes.

Favorite Quote:
"If you're tired of starting over, stop giving up." - Shia LeBeouf

Superpower:
Kindness! Life is too short for anything else

Talk to me about:
Anything sports related. Specifically Colorado teams. I'm a Nuggets season ticket holder and I'm always looking for someone to go to the games with

Kevin Shapiro

Strategic Sales Consultant

About Kevin

I joined the zLinq team in 2020 and have a B.A. in Hospitality Business from Michigan State University. For 5+ years, I worked in hotels all across the country managing large teams of associates as well as corporate events prior starting my career in sales and technology. This gave me the best possible foundation to really understand my clients needs, empathize with the challenges they face on a day to day basis, as well as deliver a positive and memorable experience.

Favorite Quote:
“Success in this game depends less on strength of body than strength of mind and character.” - Arnold Palmer

Superpower:
Curiousness – I love to understand how things work and thus love to ask questions!

Talk to me about:
Snowboarding, Hiking, Camping, Golfing, Traveling, Michigan State Spartan Basketball/Football or my pets!

Sharon Auzqui

Major Accounts Manager

About Sharon

I have been in the technology industry since 1978, most recently as a Project Manager. I joined the zLinq team in October 2018. As a Major Account Manager, I act as an extension of the customer’s team to organize and manage telecom assets, identify cost savings and negotiate solutions on behalf of the customer, allowing them to focus on their core business.

Favorite Quote:
“Don’t miss out on something that could be amazing just because it could also be difficult."- Toby Mac

Superpower:
Creativity. It makes me happy to mold and shape an idea or bring a problem to solution.

Talk to me about:
I love to sew and bake, and would someday like to author a related blog.

“With zLinq, we expect a $92,000 annual savings”

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Learn more about our service and meet our team. We look forward to working with you!

What You Gain

Savings
SLA

Generate guaranteed savings and meet cost reduction targets without overhauling your technology and vendor mix or sacrificing quality. 

Employee
Efficiency

Offload the management of your telecom services to our professional team of major account managers dedicated to resolving and assisting in the burdensome administration. 

Initiative
Success

Improve project execution of technology initiatives involving voice and data connectivity, unified communications, collaboration and contact centers

Speed of Execution

A dedicated team of employees that helps accelerate the integration of M&A, new site deployments, divestitures, and migrations.

Employee Engagement

Give engineers and finance complete visibility to effectively manage telecom assets and total costs while providing the freedom to focus on other key projects.