President and founder of Nuspire Networks in Walled Lake. Frase is in charge of the operations and overall direction of Nuspire, a technology company that provides IT security and network management services. Since founding Nuspire in 1999, Frase has guided it to consistent revenue growth and profitability. Customers include GM, Inkstop, SPX, and Subaru. Starting in the automotive industry, Frase has expanded the company into other industries, including retail and financial. Heís a serial entrepreneur, previously having co-founded USdata1 of Commerce Township and S.X. Public Data Solutions of Waterford, which provided Web site and application development and was eventually acquired by another company. Frase has a bachelorís degree from Central Michigan University and is attending Harvard Business School.