Executive Leadership Team
Michael Schreck - Chief Executive Officer
Michael leads Equator®, the leading SaaS BPM software provider to the real estate/mortgage industries. Michael is also responsible for Altisource Labs, designed to accelerate the next-generation of disruptive enterprise and big data software targeting the financial services and real estate industries. Michael was previously the CEO of Zmags Cloud (acquired by The Gores Group) and Corrective Solutions (acquired by a leading private equity firm), one of the country’s leading business and government services companies.
Michael is a co-founder and a former General Partner at General Catalyst Partners (a $2 billion private equity firm); where he helped co-found/build several companies from inception, including Upromise (acquired by Sallie Mae), m-Qube (acquired by Verisign) and SmartBargains/RueLaLa (acquired by GSI); and served on the board of CoreMetrics (acquired by IBM).
Michael earned his MBA from Harvard Business School and his BA from Brigham Young University. He served as a strategy consultant at McKinsey & Company and Monitor Company.
James Vinci - Chief Technology Officer
James Vinci joined Equator® in 2010 and is responsible for assuring the successful performance of the company's business mission through development and advance preparation of the company's web presence. Mr. Vinci’s role also includes foreseeing, company's service offerings as a web-based business, execution of the latest web-based technologies and advance planning for future risks and growth.
Prior to working at Equator®, Mr. Vinci was president and enterprise architect at RedWire IT, SVP of Professional Services at Lydian Technology Group and SVP of Professional Services at WellFound Decade Corp. Mr. Vinci is a graduate of Columbia University.
John Vella - Chief Revenue Officer, Altisource Portfolio Solutions
Mr. Vella serves as the Chief Revenue Officer where he is responsible for sales and business development activities for the company.He joined Altisource through the acquisition of Equator® Business Solutions where he served as the Chief Operating Officer.
Prior to Equator® Business Solutions, he served as the Executive Vice President for special servicing of GMAC/RESCAP. Mr. Vella is a seasoned executive in the mortgage and real estate industry who has served as President and CEO of Bear Stearns EMC Mortgage Company, CEO of Household International's Automotive Business and Chief Sales Officer for H & R Block's Mortgage company. Mr. Vella began his financial services career with the FDIC and Freddie Mac where he held director level positions.
Mr. Vella holds a Bachelor of Science degree in English from Springfield College, Springfield Massachusetts.
George Roletter - Vice President, Digital Products and Marketing
George Roletter is responsible for implementing the company’s digital growth strategies. Currently, Mr. Roletter is leading the efforts to revitalize, grow and scale Equator's® Agent business.
Mr. Roletter has 20 years of digital product and marketing experience with a focus on Consumer Internet and SaaS. Prior to joining Equator®, Mr. Roletter was the Vice President responsible for subscriptions and marketing of all business lines at Surfline/Wavetrak. Previously, he held roles as Vice President of E-Commerce and Web Operations for Autobytel; and spent nearly a decade at America Online leading numerous creative, technical and management capabilities in AOL's internal Studio.
Mr. Roletter volunteers as an Expert in Residence at the UCI Institute for Innovation, and is a graduate of Michigan State University.