Meet the People
Behind Our Mission
Chief Executive Officer
Ron has served in the telecommunications industry for over 25 years in various leadership roles.
His journey began reporting to the CEO as Vice President for GTE. Following the merger, he then became VP of Operations for Verizon Informati on Services and became part of the merger integration team for VIS. He and his team successfully signed a $1 billion, ten - year manufacturing contract to reduce costs while improving production. Later, he later joined net - linx AG as the VP of the Americas, providing software to the industry for the global organization.
Ron was later approached by the Carlyle Group, a leading global private equity firm to join the team, serving as Vice President of Publishing and assisting the acquisitions team in purchasing Verizon’s Hawaiian telephone operation for $1.6 billion. Later, he joined AMDOCS a telecom industry software leader as VP for the ATT account. Before joining Patriot Mobile, he served as VP for PEGA systems, with a focus on U.S. Telecommunications and Medi a.
“With Patriot Mobiles rapid growth, it is a privilege to lead a team of experts whose task it is to provide the tools and services needed to grow a business that serves the conservative community.”
Glenn Story is Co - Founder and P resident of Patriot Mobile. He has over 25 years of diversified professional experience including strategic planning, operational finance and controller ship.
In addition, Glenn has extensive experience leading finance and administrative teams from start - u p to mature phases of the business lifecycle. He spent 15 years in New York City growing companies through organic growth and acquisition to multimillion - dollar brands. He has direct experience in restaurant business intelligence, technology, oil and gas, and publishing industries.
When Glenn and his partners started Patriot Mobile, their focus was to build a profitable business with an additional goal of funding organizations and causes that promote the same conservative ideals that our Founding Fathers envisioned when they drafted the Constitution, i.e. individual liberty and freedom.
Glenn holds a B.S. in Accounting from the University of Texas at Dallas and is a CPA. He and his wife, Jenny, reside in Southlake, Texas with their three sons.
Janette Minasian Pires
After G raduating from California State University, Northridge with degrees in Accounting and Economics, Janette began her career in public accounting at Gumbiner Savett, Inc. in Santa Monica California. She then founded and built a successful accounting practice specializing in Business Management, Virtual CFO, Controller, Turnaround and Contract Staffing Solutions for private and public companies in the Los Angeles market.
Janette has expertise in accounting triage, corporate clean up, compilations, reviews, and financial statement preparation for SEC reporting. She has over 26 years’ experience in the preparation, review, research and management of comprehensive tax returns and tax planning for high net - worth individuals.
Janette's clients have often called her a QuickBooks Whisperer and appreciate her ability to make difficult tasks easy to understand. She enjoys providing business consulting, coaching and building strong lasting relationships with her clients.
Janette and Ruben, her husband of 36 years, moved to Texas just over six years ago. They were called by God to move from Los Angeles to attend Gateway church where she enjoys volunteering in the Stewardship and Altar Ministries. Ruben, in the hospitality industry, expects to open his first Texas restaur ant in 2020. They have two adult daughters, Monica and Eliana. Monica, an aerospace engineer, lives with her husband in Los Angeles. Eliana, lives in Dallas and just launched Angelheaded Creative specializing in graphic design, content creation and social media management.
Director of Service
Dan Weinstock serves as Director of Member Services & Inside Sales, a seasoned leader focused on three key business components - Members, Employees, and Business. Dan has achieved success helping startu ps to Fortune 200 companies across various industries. Has led small to large staff for in - house and outsourced partners with single and multiple locations.
"There’s a unique balance achieved by the team – produce quality sales and deliver unparalleled se rvice. By taking care of our members and providing the best tools to employees, we in turn take care of the business. I'm delighted to work with a team and an organization that shares my core business values."
In his free time, Dan enjoys spending time an d traveling with his family.
VP I.T. & Infrastructure
Everett Trost serves as the Sr. VP of Operations at Patriot Mobile, where he is responsible for the vision and execution process of production and redesigning business operations. With ov er 20 years of experience in the telecom industry, he has led various leadership functions at organizations including, Qwest, Grande Communications, and Logix Communications bringing invaluable knowledge and experience to his current role.
“For me, it is a ll about the member and working for a company that aligns with my values.”
Outside of work, Everett enjoys hunting, archery, fishing and spending time with his family. He holds a BS in Computer Engineering from the Texas A&M University.
Chief Marketing Officer
John has current sector experience inside the Defense Technology, Telecommunications, Industrial Technology, Media and Data/Software industries. He has an extensive consultant and client - side resume in senior sales and marketing leadershi p positions with Verizon, GTE, and several Internet media companies. He has worked extensively in these roles with consulting firms including Bain, Boston Consulting Group, and McKinsey & Company.
John has an extensive background in business management wit h a degree in this discipline from The University of Texas. He also has completed graduate studies in economics and business management. John has completed various continuing education courses at Kellogg, Wharton, MIT and London School of Business.