Ed Mattix is principal at EdM Communications providing executive-level communications and marketing expertise to global corporations and philanthropic organizations. He has served as a senior executive for several global Fortune 500 companies and high-tech start-ups, including DTN, IHS Markit, Covad Communications, Sprint and U S WEST. He was one of the founding members of the Sam Schmidt Paralysis Foundation and continues as an active member of Conquer Paralysis Now.