John has twenty years of telecommunications experience with leadership roles in Operations, Marketing, and Finance. Prior to forming Carnegie Technologies, Mr. Goocher was Vice President of Marketing at CT Communications, Inc. (Nasdaq:CTCI). John was also one of the original members of the Sprint PCS organization and served as Finance Director and Senior Director of Sales during his three years at Sprint PCS. John spent 10 years with BellSouth working in several different areas including Mergers and Acquisitions, Accounting, Financial Management, and Network Operations for domestic and international business units. John has advised numerous Boards and individual Directors throughout his professional career. He has also been involved with several non-profit organizations including the Boy Scouts of America. He is a graduate of University of Alabama at Birmingham with a degree in Finance.