President & Founder
Christopher Gettings founded videoNEXT in 2002 and has since built and implemented video intelligence and sensor management software for public safety, critical infrastructure, homeland security, and military customers. videoNEXT supplies software to the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Army, U.S. intelligence agencies, U.S. DHS, U.S. TSA, U.S. CBP, and some of the world's most demanding customers.
Mr. Gettings’ primary focus is to deliver excellent software solutions to customers through systems integrators, solution providers, and OEM manufacturers. videoNEXT supplies software to Northrop Grumman, L-3 Communications, Raytheon, Siemens, Johnson Controls, and other important customers and partners.
Mr. Gettings has more than 25 years of experience in the field of information technology. He began his career as an analyst for Bell Atlantic (now Verizon, NYSE:VZ). Later, as a software engineer for Robbins-Gioia, he developed management systems for EDS, the U.S. Air Force, and the U.S. Postal Service. In 1990, Mr. Gettings founded an interactive voice response company, GVC, which developed software for telephony systems and was later sold to Regalcom (NASDAQ:RCOM).
From 1992 to 2000, Mr. Gettings founded four telecom and Internet service providers and sold them to Sprint Canada (TSE: CN), AT&T Canada (TSE: TEL), Verio (now NTT, NYSE: NTT), and CenturyTel (NYSE: CTL). During this time, Mr. Gettings also worked as a management consultant, providing business development and technical analysis for DynCorp I&ET.
Contact Mr. Gettings here Chris has two fantastic sons; Alexander George, and Thor Patrick. They keep him busy, so it may take a few minutes for his reply.