Joan Koerber-Walker

Joan Koerber-Walker

Joan Koerber-Walker

Joan Koerber-Walker is President and CEO of the Arizona BioIndustry Association (AZBio). AZBio strives to make Arizona a place where bioscience organizations can grow and succeed by creating a forum for the bioscience community to join together, educate policy makers and the public, influence public policy, and advance the economic interests of the sector.

Joan's past experience includes two years as the CEO of ASBA (the Arizona Small Business Association), service as a member of the Board of Trustees of the National Small Business Association in Washington D.C., President of the National Speakers Association/Arizona, Chair of the Board of Advisors to Parenting Arizona - the state's largest child abuse prevention organization. As well Joan served as a member of the Executive Committee of the Industry Advisory Board for the Thomas and Joan Read Center at Texas A&M University and was Treasurer on the Board of Directors of the Arizona Technology Council. Additionally, Joan was a Board Member for Ribomed Biotechnologies, Inc. in Carlsbad, California as well as an executive at Avnet, Inc., where, for over 20 years, she held positions in sales, marketing, and technology.

Active in the entrepreneurial and investment communities, Joan serves as Chairman of the Board of the Opportunity Through Entrepreneurship Foundation providing entrepreneurial education, mentoring and support to at-risk members of the community also hosting the Arizona Entrepreneurship Conference each year in November. Joan is also Chairman of CorePurpose, Inc. which she founded in 2002.



Bart Demaerschalk MD, MSc, FRCPC

Robert A. Greenes MD, PhD

Tony Hashemian DDS
President AZBio
Joan Koerber-Walker
Movenbank President
Alex Sion
Cellebrite USA
Terence “TC” Caston
SVP
Stuart Browne
AZ Tech Council
Ron Schott

CellTrust milestones

2014

Globablly announce Samsung Partnership

Received 6 awards at Info Security

Launched Secure Mobile Communications Suite: PULSE, TRACK, COMMAND, and VENTURE

2013

2012

Recognized as 54th Fastest Growing Telecommunications Company in Inc. 500/5000 List

Recipient of the Innovator of Year Award, Governor’s Celebration of Innovation by Arizona Technology Council

Launched Healthcare Communication Integration Server to support HIPAA compliance and provide secure paging and messaging to the healthcare sector.

Celcom, the largest Mobile Operator in Malaysia, offers CellTrust SecureSMS® to millions of subscribers

CellTrust SecureSMS® 3.0 is released

Received TMC 2011 Communications Solutions Product of the Year Award, Secure Mobile Transaction Server recognized for exceptional innovation

2011

2010

Received MobileTrax 2010 Mobility Award, and the 2010 Mobile Merit Award in the Mobile Services, enterprise product or service category, for CellTrust SecureSMS™

Launched first Secure SMS Appliance for Global Enterprise

Honored with multiple awards including: Governor’s Celebration of Innovation Award, Product of the Year / 2008, Tomorrow’s Technology Today, Enterprise Enabler RCR Ecosystem Award

2009

2008

Launched CellTrust SecureSMS to over 200 countries and 800 carriers and are honored with multiple awards including: CTIA Emerging Technology Finalist Award, the Fierce 15 Top Emerging Wireless Companies 2008 Award, and the Best of WiMAX World EMEA 2008 Industry Choice Award

CellTrust and a Young School in Harlem also inspire the Mobile Industry to win the prestigious Global MMA Award for Relationship Building

Launched CellTrust Secure Mobile Information Management platform and SecureWallet offering

Acquired PrimeMessage

Launched SMSGateway™, CampusReact™ and FlightAssist™

2007

2006

2006: Founded CellTrust Corporation