ABOUT US

 

Tartabit is a Next Gen Internet of Things (IoT) enablement company founded by a team of experienced IoT executives and practitioners who share a passion to provide easy to use tools and services capable of accelerating the adoption of IoT globally.

Our objective is to radically increase the ability for enterprise and OEM customers to leverage next generation IoT device data by offering the easiest to use, buy, deploy, and manage LPWAN Cloud Gateway Service to bridge next generation IoT device data with industry leading Cloud Services. IoT Services built for IoT Developers by IoT Developers.

OUR VISION

Tartabit’s vision is to offer developers the easiest to use, easiest to buy, and easiest to deploy LPWAN Cloud Gateway Service allowing next generation IoT device data to seamlessly integrate with Microsoft Azure IoT services. 

LEADERSHIP

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Fred Yentz
CEO

An experienced technology executive with proven success and strong global business development experience within the Internet of Things and Industrie 4.0 market sectors. Fred has successfully launched world-class Industrial IoT software and cloud-based IoT service platforms targeting customers from small innovator companies up to and including Fortune 500 corporate customers.

 

Prior to Tartabit, Fred has served as President of Telit IoT Platforms, CEO of ILS Technology, VP and General Manager of RadiSys Corp - Industrial and Telecom divisions, as well several leadership positions with IBM’s Manufacturing System Products Division, IBM PC Company, and IBM System Products Division.

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Jim Wert
CTO

An experienced technology development and engineering executive with proven success in the Internet of Things and Industrie 4.0 market sectors.  Jim has experience delivering solutions for many industries such as factory automation, telematics, healthcare, smart metering, condition-based monitoring, device management, and many more.

 

Prior to Tartabit, Jim served as  CTO of Telit, a leading provider of IoT hardware, software, and services.  As Vice President of R&D at Telit, Jim designed and built the award winning deviceWISE Industrial IoT Gateway software and the Telit IoT Platform. 

 

Jim holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from Purdue University.

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Murat Karabatur
EMEA Business Development

Senior and accomplished business leader with domain expertise and track record in telecommunication, software development and Internet of Things, specializing in Smart City platforms and applications.

 

Experience leading product development and management in corporate and entrepreneurial environments. As Head of Mobile Solutions at Olcsan he led the development of Smart City Platform and Applications, in particular a Smart Street Lighting system using LPWAN technologies such as LoRa and NB-IoT.

 

Murat was in charge of the ICT leg of a European Commission funded Smart Cities and Communities project in 3 European cities with a total budget of 23.5M Euros. He has also overseen the development and integration of Mobile Biometry solutions for mobile banking apps. Prior to Olcsan, Murat was leading large scale cross company projects within the Turkish Telekom Group’s mobile and ISP businesses, such as MVNO, FMC, VAS fields. Coming from the telecommunications vendor and software development background he has vast experience in leading product development and management in fast-paced entrepreneurial environments. He has also founded several businesses bringing his entrepreneurial leadership skills to the market.

 

Murat holds MSc in EE and MBA degrees from Columbia University. Being multilingual (English, German, Turkish) Murat possesses broad international experience.

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Beth York
Director of Marketing

An experienced digital executive with proven success in leveraging emerging technologies and digital marketing.
Beth has a diverse background in marketing and has helped launch digital media and influencer strategies with some of the world's most iconic brands. 

 

Prior to Tartabit, Beth served as the Director of Digital Marketing for a National Marketing Agency, then as a Marketing evangelist at a booming marketing start-up. 

Beth has guest-hosted several national podcasts, has traveled to over 10 country's and has spoken at many of the countries largest summits and tech conferences including Moz-Con and presented with Google and Facebook.