PETER J. HAWKINS
Co-Founder, President and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Hawkins for the past 22 years has been managing, selling and investing in the information technology industry. Prior to co-founding PARTpoint, Mr. Hawkins spent 5 years with OakStone Venture Partners as Managing Director. Some of his investments have included Kinetics/Celerity and Neopolitan Networks. Prior to that, Mr.Hawkins was the Managing Director of Aspen Capital, a venture capital company. His investments included, Yipes Communications and Digital Reflections, Inc.
Prior to starting Aspen Capital, Mr. Hawkins co-founded three Silicon Valley startups, MCS, Priority Computer Parts and Western Computer Group. Mr. Hawkins, through his companies, was successful in selling IT products and services to some of the largest Fortune 1000 companies (GE, IBM, Wells Fargo Bank, Bank of America, Hughes, Federal Reserve Banks, and Sprint Corporation). Some of his successes include supplying, and managing the integration of all microcomputers for both Sprint Corporation and Charles Schwab & Company on a nation-wide basis.
Mr. Hawkins has experienced a wide range of operating roles which include; Board of Directors, President, Vice President of Sales, Vice President of Operations, Director of Sales and Marketing.
Mr. Hawkins is very active in the Aspen community where he is a board member of Sustainable Settings a non-profit organization.