Mr. Nicholas joined CyberExtruder as President and CEO in April, 2015 after spending 3 months as an advisor to the company working on behalf of its board and investors. His near term focus will be to build, establish and support a strategic and selective network of OEM’s, integrators and solution providers who will integrate CyberExtruder’s industry leading facial recognition products and tools to bring the most accurate, efficient and effective facial recognition solutions to their customers.
Previously, Paul was President and CEO of Millivision Technologies, a Massachusetts based company that leveraged proprietary technology to design, manufacture and market concealed object detection systems better known as body scanners. Mr. Nicholas joined Millivision in 2005 to lead the company’s transition from the research and development stage through prototype and commercialization to global customer deployment.
Paul is a senior operating executive with over 35 years of domestic and international experience building and operating a broad range of technology businesses ranging from early stage start-ups to large business units in billion dollar corporations. Over the past decade he has focused on creating viable businesses and companies through the commercialization of technology and innovation. Prior to Millivision he was President and COO of two early stage companies, Pen Fact Inc. in Boston and Gearworks in Minneapolis. Mr. Nicholas also held leadership positions at GTE Cybertrust and BBN technologies and a variety of executive positions in software, services and marketing at Digital Equipment Corporation. Mr. Nicholas earned a BSBA from Boston University, an MBA from Babson College and has attended executive education programs at the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.