The 1Source Team
Blake Burkett joined 1Source in February 2019, having spent the previous two years as a Financial Advisor. As the Technology Advisor at 1Source, he helps business leaders source, implement, and manage the right technology needed to help their company achieve its overall goals. He maintains strong relationships with his clients to help them every step of the way in the ever-changing world of technology. Blake played Division 1 baseball at Appalachian State University before transferring to the University of Georgia, graduating in Finance from the Terry School of Business. He enjoys playing golf, playing softball with his friends, and being around his family.
Stella Dowling founded 1Source International in 2001. Bringing with her over 15 years of experience in the field of conferencing and telecommunications, Stella has held several management positions, including Vice President of Sales of Quorum Conferencing, Vice President of Sales of Momentum Technology and Director of Marketing of RF Consulting. In 1998, Stella co-founded Momentum Technology, a telecommunications company specializing in One Number, Find Me Follow Me services. With Stella at the helm, Momentum secured a partnership with AT&T to sell and distribute the Personal Reach Product. Today,1Source International specializes in collaboration tools such as audio conferencing and webinars, as well as cloud-based communications and LED lighting solutions. 1Source currently services over 5000 customers worldwide.
Connie Neel joined 1Source in 2009 with over 30 years of business knowledge. She comes from a rich background in administrative, accounting, legal, management, and conferencing experience. As the Vice President of Operations, she oversees all accounting, billing, receivables, payables, collections, and HR responsibilities for 1Source. Connie is a high-performing employee that is an essential part of 1Source’s continued growth.
Tony joined 1 Source International in 2020 to lead the sales and account management organizations. He joins the team after nearly a decade focused on software sales and consulting in business strategy and marketing.
Prior to joining 1Source International as an Advisor, Karen had an extensive career in the Atlanta Commercial Real Estate market. During this time, she was a valuable partner to 1Source in locating and negotiating the perfect office space for each stage of growth. Her experience consulting tenants and property owners allows Karen to fully understand the internal needs and challenges of 1Source clients. She is a strategic thinker who provides her clients with optimum service and valuable long-term relationships. Karen resides in Lexington, KY. She enjoys traveling, sports and all things outdoors with her son and two dogs, Whisky & Derby.
Beth is a board member and advisor for 1Source International. She is the founder of Executive Velocity where she helps executives manage their most valuable asset-talent by developing their leadership capabilities.
In 1989, Beth co-founded MA&A Group, Inc., with her husband and served as CEO and Chair of the Board. The technology project management consulting firm worked with clients such as BellSouth, SunTrust, Wachovia, and the American Cancer Society to incorporate and implement technological solutions to advance business objectives and achieve greater productivity and profitability.
Beth is a graduate of Babson College and Harvard Business School’s OPM program. She is certified in Myers Briggs, Hogan, Business DNA, Foundations of NeuroLeadership, Strategic Workforce Planning, and Facilitation and Advanced Facilitation from Leadership Strategies. She is a Certified Managerial Coach by Kennesaw State University. Beth’s insight and expertise make her a sought-after speaker, and she has been featured in numerous industry blogs and publications.