some of our dedicated team members

Andrew Nickerson

Chief Executive Officer

Andrew came to Wide Voice, LLC in August 2014 with 13 years of experience as an independent consultant to application providers, financial institutions, and carriers interested in expanding their business to the global communications industry. Most recently, Andrew spearheaded carrier partnerships and business development initiatives for Skype and Microsoft. In addition, he was the CFO of a VoIP service provider startup that served customers like AT&T, Sprint, Vodafone and Telefonica.

Andrew earned a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Santa Clara University and an MBA in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management from The Wharton School of Business. Andrew resides in Manhattan Beach, CA with his two kids. In his spare time he enjoys training for, and competing in triathlons.

Patrick Chicas

President & Chief Technology Officer

Patrick Chicas founded Wide Voice with a mission to provide reliable and regulatory sound connectivity to the PSTN without the hassle or cost of relying on a third party aggregator.

Patrick has always been at the forefront of telecom, and at the advent of VoIP he was the architect and senior executive at MPower Communications, the first CLEC in the US to deliver, commercial VoIP trunking to small to medium businesses. Patrick has also held pioneering rolls in the wireless, ISP, Global Internet network and hosting and Internet publishing business sectors.

Prior to founding Wide Voice, Patrick was a co-founder of the CLEC and VoIP provider CommPartners, LLC and served as its Chief Technology Officer. Patrick resides in Las Vegas, Nevada with his family and enjoys professional, off-road racing in his free time.