Given the need for quick responses, decision-making processes must be simple and transparent. Meet the ACTIVE 24 management.
Petr Šmída, CEO
The birthplace and still the real home for Petr is the picturesque East Bohemian town of Nové Město nad Metují. After studying at the University of Economics in Prague, he started his professional career with today's T-Mobile (formerly RadioMobil), where he worked for almost 10 years in the field of human resources with overlapping in other areas, mainly quality management and development, customer service management, project management and sales.
Since June 2007, Petr Šmída has started working for ACTIVE 24 as a Human Resource Manager, and in June 2008, he has been accountable for as a managing director.The reason he chose ACTIVE 24 is how he says: „Infinite space for initiative and implementation, plus normal, equal human relationships in the company.“ Peter enjoys spending his free time fishing and photographing.
Martina Pohořelická, marketing manager
Martina spent most of her professional life at ACTIVE 24, formerly Globe Internet ltd. As a result, she has a broad expertise in web hosting. After six years of maternity leave, she worked at the ACTIVE 24 marketing department as a product and project manager in previous years. She is known as a demanding and sometimes urging colleague.
She is not used to leaving opportunities unused in her life. The management of the marketing department is a challenge for her, daily adventure and also great responsibility. Her colleagues and friends describe her as a complicated personality. She likes simple and elegant solutions.
Tomáš Hála, security and IT operations manager
Tomáš graduated in computer science at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering at the Czech Technical University. He joined Active 24 in 2007 as a Linux system administrator. Since 2009, he led our Linux team. Now he is responsible for all operational departments, security and development of new services.
Safety has its priority. For him an endless learning process, of transferring knowledge about the operation and training of technicians. He is enthusiastic about new technologies, but works with caution in practice.
He spends his free time on his large family, recreational sports, and geocaching.
Michal Foist, customer support manager
Michal is a resident of the border area of Chodsko.Some of our existing customers refrain from the customer support of hosting.cz, which he has been working with since 1998. He has extensive expertise in this area.
In ACTIVE24 he led a customer support team for foreign customers, then participated for several years in the implementation of the internal core projects of the company and from March 2013 he held the position of Customer Support Manager. He emphasizes teamwork and qualitative internal communication. His goal is the satisfaction of our customers and the team of colleagues.
In his spare time he is the father of his family, husband, musician, air model pilot and enthusiastic amateur cynologist.
Pavel Mattivi, development manager
Pavel was born in Nový Jičín and started studying SPSE after his primary school with a focus on software development. He started with freelancing and developed SW tailored to Western Europe. Thanks to his experience, he became Development Manager at ACTIVE 24 in 2007. Pavel is responsible within ACTIVE 24 for the sustainable development of the information network. He emphasizes openness to new technologies and procedures, simplicity and efficiency.
He spends his free time with his family and loves fishing, aquaristics and electrical engineering.