Our Executive Team

Geoffrey Stern – Founder & CEO

Inventor and creator of meaningful new ways for people and brands to communicate using self-playing audio and video and other battery-powered media playback technologies. Stern has a number of issued and pending patents in the field of multimedia sentiment expression and publishing.  Prior to founding Voice Express, Geoffrey ran a company that manufactured modular fire suppression systems for data and communication centers based on another of his patents. Geoff graduated from Columbia University and worked briefly under a technology analyst on Wall Street before he became a serial entrepreneur. Stern is currently working on integrating voice recognition capabilities into self-playing media both by integration with smart speakers as well as smart speaker in-print.

Since 2010, Geoffrey has also served as the President of PEF Israel Endowment Funds, Inc. a New York-based public charity founded in 1922 by Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis to enable the direct distribution of funds to approved charitable organizations in Israel.  The organization distributes over $100 million per year.

Daniel Stern

Daniel Stern is in charge of drumming up sales and developing new markets at Voice Express. As the newest member of the team, Dan brings his expertise in conversational commerce garnered from a career in acting and management in the food and beverage industry. He has been working in the hospitality industry since the Summer of 2003. Dan majored in Communications at Clark University in Massachusetts where he cut his teeth in sales for The Boston Home Show. Dan also interned and later worked in the syndicated radio industry as an Analyst and in sales at Dial-Global Communications in NYC. Dan always appreciated the roar of the crowd and played Lacrosse at Clark. Dan was a student at The Michael Howard Studios acting conservatory and has worked for over 10 years performing in off-Broadway theater, stand-up comedy, and independent film while working in New York City as a bartender, mixology consultant, and event liaison.