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Our Leadership

Our company is built on Leadership, Teamwork and Innovation. Our team prides ourselves in providing unique and individual solutions to business problems.

Brian Gaubert

Brian Gaubert

Co-Founder & CEO

Brian Gaubert is Co-Founder and CEO of ContentActive, where he is the Chief Architect and Engineer, as well as head of product development, project management and customer service.

In his role as co-founder of ContentActive, Mr. Gaubert brought senior development, architectural and management experience to the ContentActive project team, leading them to becoming a member of the Fast Tech 50. During his tenure with ContentActive, Mr. Gaubert and his team successfully designed, developed and launched the ContentActive 1.0 and 2.0 Software Suite which contained 18 online management tools that have been used on over 600 web development projects. This past year he has led the development of ContentActive’s 3.0 solutions using open source options.

Prior to ContentActive, Mr. Gaubert was Manager of the Security Solutions Team for Compaq Computer, where he developed highly available security and Internet architectures utilizing products with best of breed security providers.

Mr. Gaubert and his partner, Leisa Holland-Nelson, co-founded the annual HoustonActive event, actively supporting education through technology. They have made community service part of the mission of their company and each year honor an effort by the City of Houston along with at least three non-profit organizations focused on education and technology.

Mr. Gaubert has a Bachelor in Science in Computer Science from the College of Engineering at Michigan State University.

Brian Gaubert is Co-Founder and CEO of ContentActive, where he is the Chief Architect and Engineer, as well as head of product development, project management and customer service.

Leisa Holland-Nelson

Leisa Holland-Nelson

Co-Founder, President & CMO

Leisa Holland-Nelson is Co-founder, President and CMO of ContentActive, where she is responsible for sales, marketing and human resources. She is also the author and voice of "Women Mean Busine$$", a weekly segment focusing on extraordinary women, on The Businessmakers Show seen on-line and heard on 20 radio stations across the U.S.

Prior to ContentActive, Ms. Holland-Nelson was a partner in the Retail Practice of the Consumer Products sector of Heidrick and Struggles, Inc., Consultants in Executive Search in New York City. In her role, Ms. Holland-Nelson focused on management assessment and consulting as well as executive recruitment.

Prior to entering executive search, Ms. Holland-Nelson's career included executive merchandising and marketing positions in retailing with Neiman Marcus and Federated Department Stores and in the fashion industry with Leslie Fay's Outlander division and Evan-Picone. In 1996, Ms. Holland-Nelson formed the Apparel Resource Group, Inc.; a consumer product focused consulting company specializing in brand positioning, organizational development and technology management.

She is very active in Houston’s community, chairing Boards and numerous events for non-profit organizations, as part of ContentActive’s vision of "doing well by doing good", including The Greater Houston Women’s Chamber of Commerce, The Holocaust Museum, Theatre Under the Stars, Dress for Dinner for Recipe for Success, Houston Community College, University of Houston Women’s Studies and College of Liberal Arts, The University of St. Thomas Performing Arts Council, and The Greater Houston Partnership. In 2012 she was appointed a Commissioner of the City of Houston for Houston’s Center of Literacy and serves on its Board as Chair of Board Development and Co-chairs its annual Mayor’s Breakfast for Literacy.

Ms. Holland-Nelson was honored to be named one of Houston’s Fifty Most Influential Women of 2009, a Senior Fellow of The American Leadership Forum in 2012, one of Mass Mutual’s Powerful Women in Entrepreneurship in 2012, and a 2013 Celebrated Entrepreneur by Houston Technology Center.