Leadership Team

Teliax’s talented team of dedicated technologists continue to push the envelope to stay ahead of its customers’ ever-changing needs with superior products and capabilities. Expanding our partnerships worldwide to provide customers with a compelling modern platform and low-cost solutions for greater success our company executives lead the charge in effectively communicating our newest innovations and services, and is quick to identify shifts in our customers’ growing needs.

  • DAVID ALDWORTH

    DAVID ALDWORTH

  • Terry Ruth

    Terry Ruth

  • Melinda Ferguson

    Melinda Ferguson

DAVID ALDWORTH

President

With 14 years of hands on engineering experience in the telecommunications industry, David started Teliax in 2004 to bring cutting-edge VoIP technology to the masses with its unique open source technology. Prior to founding Teliax, David was Director of Business Development for the Colorado Governors Office of Innovation and Technology. He holds a BS in Finance from Colorado State University. When he’s not dedicating himself to new innovation, you’ll frequently find him up a creek or sliding down a hill somewhere in his backyard, the Rocky Mountains.

Terry Ruth

CFO

As our fearless CFO, Terry tackles all administrative, financial, and risk management operations for Teliax including the development of our financial and operational strategy. Prior to joining Teliax, Terry held the position as Chief Financial Officer of Geneva Pharmaceuticals (now Novartis). Outside of work, Terry is an active boatmen, cyclist, kayaker and tennis ace in his spare time. He holds a BA from Florida Atlantic University and an MBA from Colorado State University.

Melinda Ferguson

Chief Operating Officer

With over 20 years experience in the telecommunications sector, Melinda has supported all aspects of our business.  Providing strong business analytics to enhance customer experience and vendor efficiency creates an operational strength for Teliax and its customer base.  Prior to joining Teliax, Melinda has managed sales, product, pricing, routing, vendor management and operations for multiple telecom companies.  She holds a BBA in Management and MBA from Texas State University.  When she is not working you can usually find her and her husband pool side cheering on their two sons, both competitive swimmers.  She also enjoys reading, working out and spending time with friends and family.