As co-founder and president of ITX, Tim Mueller leads all strategic growth initiatives for the company. Previously he was a principal with martinwolf, a leading IT advisory firm. From 2005 to 2011, Mueller was CEO of Phylogy, a Silicon Valley tech startup offering groundbreaking broadband technology to telephone carriers around the world. By 2010, the company ranked 243rd on the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing companies in the United States. The company was acquired by Actelis Networks in March 2011.
In the early ‘90s, Mueller capitalized on the internet's growing commercial applications and co-founded Vantage One, where he served as CEO. He and his team accomplished numerous firsts by uniting non-linear communications with the untapped muscle of the worldwide web. While at Vantage One, he was named Entrepreneur of the Year by USA TODAY / NASDAQ / Ernst & Young and received the Pillar Award for community service from the Small Business Network. After Mueller expanded Vantage One nationally, martinwolf sold it in November 1999.
In between Vantage One and Phylogy, Mueller turned to public service as Cleveland, Ohio's Deputy Mayor / Chief Development Officer, leading initiatives in city planning, building and housing, and economic development that resulted in over $1 billion of development throughout the region.