Mark Fetcenko joined the Stage team as Managing Director of Operations, where he will oversee the operational aspects of new and existing portfolio companies.
Mr. Fetcenko brings more than four decades of telecommunications business experience involving deployment strategies and support operations.
Mr. Fetcenko was most recently Senior Vice President / COO of 4X Industrial where he was responsible for their railroad and mechanical operations. Prior to 4X, Mr. Fetcenko was Senior Vice President of Global Operations for Exceptional Innovations where he was responsible for overall operational process and best practices for the company worldwide. Prior to EI, Mr. Fetcenko held a similar role as President of Operations for GuestTek Interactive Entertainment where he was responsible for global process and procedures for the consolidation efforts.
Further industry involvement placed Mr. Fetcenko at LodgeNet Interactive Corporation (NASD: LNET) as Senior Vice President of Operations in August 2007. As Senior Vice President, Mr. Fetcenko had oversight of all the company’s technical operations. Mr. Fetcenko also has operational responsibility for LodgeNet’s operations in Canada and Mexico.
Mr. Fetcenko also served as Vice President, US Operations with On Command Video, which was acquired by LodgeNet Interactive in 2007. Prior to joining On Command Video Mr. Fetcenko served in a variety of deployment and operational roles within the telecommunications industry with companies such as Nextel Communications, and strong international roles in both Latin America with RMD Americas and in Europe with Formus Communications BV. Mr. Fetcenko began his career with General Electric Mobile Radio Communications in 1979.
Mr. Fetcenko currently holds the COO position at one of the Stage Fund turnarounds.