Chairman and CEO
Mr. Nicosia is one of those rare businessmen who combine top management skills with true entrepreneurship to inspire, challenge and motivate business partners. Mr. Nicosia is Chairman and CEO of Vivakor Inc. (VIVK). Prior to his role with Vivakor, Mr. Nicosia was founder and CEO of Dermacia, a Southern California-based skin care company, which produced consumer, prescription and OTC products distributed through plastic surgeons and dermatologists as well as through retail and other mass-marketing channels. He has also been a director and co-founder of Quantum Sphere, Inc., a producer of nanomaterials and related technologies (www.qsinano.com). Mr. Nicosia received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Brigham Young University and an MBA from Pepperdine University. Mr. Nicosia is fluent in Portuguese and Spanish.