Management Team


Joseph J. Bonocore - Founder & CEO

Joseph J. Bonocore is responsible for the overall strategic direction and daily management of the company.

Prior to founding Bonocore Technology Partners, LLL, Joe was Founder, Chairman, President, & CEO of Eclipse Networks, Inc., a venture capital backed professional network management & consulting company providing services to fortune 1000 and telecommunication companies, and governments around the world.

Other positions held by Joe include: President & CEO of NYNEX DPI, a software & services division of NYNEX Corporation (now Verizon); President of the San Francisco Consulting Group, a global strategy consulting firm acquired by KPMG; a Partner & the National Industry Director for the North American Telecommunications Practice for KPMG, nowBearingPoint, and Managing Partner for the West Coast & Mid-West Consulting Practices for Coopers & Lybrand Consulting (now IBM Consulting). 

Joe is the authored "Commanding Communications" a hallmark executive overview of the then current stat of the industry to enhance understanding and share perspectives on the changing nature of the converged markets and governmental requirements.  Joe is a frequent communications industry speaker at various technology conferences. His articles appear in major publications on both technology and general management subjects.

Joe is a Certified Management Consultant (the highest certification issued by the Institute Of Management Consultants).

Joe has a member of the University of San Francisco Board of Trustees. He is a graduate of LaSalle University in Philadelphia, PA


Louis Hartwell, SVP, Consulting

Louis Hartwell is responsible for BTP operations in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.

Prior to joining BTP, Louis was CEO of ABN Global, a global network and primary hosting company headquartered in London, with offices in Tel Aviv, Spain, New York, and the UK. 

Other roles Louis held include: Managing Partner for KPMG's UK-based Global Communications Operators Group,  Associate Partner with Andersen Consulting (now Accenture), and Vice President of International Strategic Planning and Business Development within AT&T's Communications Services Group.

Louis has a BS in Business Administration from the University of Kentucky and an MBA from Rutgers University.


Theresa Matacia, SVP, Corporate Finance & M&A Advisory

Theresa Matacia is a Corporate Finance and M&A Advisory Executive with extensive experience in corporate finance, corporate development, mergers and acquisitions, post-merger integration, capital raising strategies, and strategic planning and development.   

Currently, Theresa advises CEOs and their executive teams on strategic direction and initiatives that drive top-line growth. In her work with a variety of small to medium sized businesses as well as Fortune 1000 companies, Theresa focuses on M&A consolidation approaches and capital raising strategies that drive entry in new markets, enable business model diversification, and serve as a vital tool for strengthening existing market positions. 

Theresa’s multi-industry expertise in Business and Technology Software and Services and high energy level and drive have culminated in closing 28 transactions valued at approximately $3B during her career.  .   

After receiving an MBA in Finance, Theresa began a career on Wall Street as a sell-side equity analyst. Following her Wall Street career, Theresa led corporate finance, M&A, and strategy development for ADP and Scient Corp.

Theresa was awarded a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) diploma in 1991. She also completed a number ofHarvard Business School Executive Education courses   

Board seats include Marketing Chair and Private Equity Capital Connection Chair for The Association for Corporate Growth (ACG). Professional Associations include the CFA Institute and the San Francisco Analyst Society.


James Cooper, Vice President, Recruiting & Staffing: 

James Cooper, Vice President, Recruiting & Staffing: Jim has over twenty years in recruiting & staffing senior executives, engineers, consultants, and IT (Information Technology) executives. 

His major clients include: Chevron, Shell, Texaco, KPMG, E&Y, SBC, HBOC, and Adobe Systems.

His industry experience includes Oil & Gas. Energy, Power & Utilities, Financial Services, Telecommunications, Space & Defense, and Management Consulting.

He has a B.B.S. from the University of Oklahoma. 


Phyllis A. Bonocore, Vice President & Controller, Special Projects

Phyllis Bonocore is responsible for the firms accounting, administration and other special projects. Her experience includes strong project management and she has significant experience in accounting, budgeting and financial planning in previous business assignments. She graduated Delaware County College in Pennsylvania