Here's what we're working on and thinking about at Ooma

Jim Gustke

Jim Gustke is a marketing and Internet veteran with a wealth of experience at the intersection of consumer and technology marketing. As Vice President of Marketing for Intuit, he helped lead the reinvention of Quicken and launch the first SaaS version of the popular personal finance software. Prior to Intuit, Mr. Gustke was responsible for business unit management, global branding and product marketing at Lexar Media, helping grow the flash memory company to over $850 million before its acquisition by Micron Technology. He also served as the founding Vice President of Marketing for Ofoto, an online photography service, acquired by Eastman Kodak in 2001. A pioneer in Internet marketing, he joined America Online in 1996 as the marketing leader for GNN, the company’s first Internet Service Provider, and in 1995 as a marketing manager at Polaroid Corporation he led the team that launched the company’s first corporate web site.

Articles by: Jim Gustke

Small Business
how do IP phone systems work
Written by Jim Gustke

In many ways, using an IP phone system for your business is the same experience as using a regular telephone system. The differences are that you get a bundle of advanced features, and your bill is cheaper than traditional landline phone systems. You may be asking, “How is it possible to pay less and get […]

Small Business
Sitting in Your Workspace
Written by Jim Gustke

The average American leads a sedentary lifestyle and increasingly finds him or herself in a sedentary workplace. According to recent surveys: The average worker spends about 7to 10 hours per day sitting both at work and at home; Fewer than 20% of us work in active jobs, down 83% since 1950; And our time spent […]

Small Business
ooma vs vonage
Written by Jim Gustke

In this fast-paced and interconnected world, it’s a challenge to separate your personal and professional lives. On one hand, technology has made this balancing act possible. You can host a work conference call from the comfort of your home office and then immediately spend time with your children without ever having to commute back and […]