As the CEO of D-CLEAR.COM, Steve Ruiz is responsible for running all facets of the business with his Co-Founder. Steve has a proven executive management track record and over 20 years of experience driving sales growth and strategies in the financial & technology industries.
Steve brings a wealth of expertise with particular strengths in areas such as operations, business development, investment banking, business strategy and long term budgetary oversight. With an abundance of international experience, Steve has a strong understanding of various markets and industries throughout North America, Europe and Asia.
In addition to his executive career, Steve has served on several boards of directors. Aside from serving as Co-Chairman of the Board for D-CLEAR.COM , he also holds a board membership positions with Miami Hispanic Cultural Arts Center and the Cuban Classical Ballet of Miami of whom originally engaged Steve because of his long affiliation in the cultural scene in South Florida and Chicago. He is also deeply committed to any cause that helps bettering the lives of children and has served as a consultant to multiple boards over the last decade.
CFO and Senior Level Executive for various Telecom companies across the United States.
Mr. Weeks has over 30 years of experience with both public and private companies. He enjoys taking companies to the next level, whether it be Start-Ups, Turnarounds or through Organic Growth. He graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelors Degree in Accounting and worked for KPMG in the beginning stages of his career.
He is an expert at identifying weaknesses in the operations of a company using his Six Sigma Black Belt and Lean Professional certifications, and through the installation of metric driven financial reporting and process improvement he is able to increase sales, reduce costs, and improve the bottom line.
Mr. Weeks has been the CFO of telecom companies including SourceCode Communications, IP World Switch, Nexstar Communications and Precision Contracting Services, Inc..
Chuck holds the following certifications: Certified Public Accountant (CPA), Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA), Six Sigma Black Belt Professional (SSBBP), Six Sigma Lean Professional (SSLP) and is a certified Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 Financials professional.