NetQoS was founded by Joel and his wife, Dr. Cathy Fulton, in 1999. The company provided network performance management software to large enterprises and counted 17 of the Fortune 25 as customers.

Texas CEO Magazine

Joel owns Texas CEO Magazine, a quarterly publication whose mission is to help CEOs across Texas grow their businesses and master the chief executive role.

American CEO

What If You Had a Playbook For The CEO Role? We understand that much is expected of you as CEO, and that there aren’t many proven resources out there for mastering your role. Most people enter this job with lots of knowledge in certain aspects of business but no specific training for the most difficult role in the organization. That’s where the American CEO playbook comes in. We know how to help you build your company, deliver predictable performance and sleep better at night. American CEO was rebranded to CEO-S, it provides training, an implementer, a brand new CEO system and framework, and 1:1 meetings with Veteran CEO and CEO trainer Joel Trammell.


Manager360’s Mission was to train and empower managers at all levels through our interactive, expert-developed certification program—and to equip organizations with game-changing managerial talent.

Texas CEO Ranch

Nestled on 150 acres just east of Austin, this one-of-a kind ranch facilitates the ultimate executive retreat. With 15 bedroom suites your group will enjoy immersion in nature without sacrificing any modern comforts. Miles of wooded trails span around majestic, oversized pines, lush fields, coastal and native grasses, and wildflowers along with two fishing ponds stocked with sunfish and largemouth bass. Spectacular amenities include a 9-hole putting green, golf simulator, pickleball court, 1,000 square foot conference room and more. A true Texas getaway awaits.


Provably unbiased news and objective, verified facts about the events that shape our society. Our Fact Mining Platform scours the internet for newsworthy information, identifies the important stories, and discovers the facts related to every current event. Our expert newsroom team researches every story, verifies the facts, and surfaces the sources that support each fact.


The Chief Executive Operating System (CEO-S) is a framework for delivering predictable performance in your business. Built by veteran CEO Joel Trammell, CEO-S is designed to help companies with over 50 employees implement a management system for developing better strategies, increasing clarity, and delivering predictable performance.

Black Box Network Services

Joel began serving on the board of Black Box (NASDAQ:BBOX) in 2013. Black Box was a nearly $1 billion revenue company in the IT services and technology space.

Cache IQ

Joel co-founded Cache IQ in June 2010 and acquired the assets of a failed startup. With Joel as CEO the company re-engineered the product to provide an intelligent storage acceleration product to the market.

Austin Technology Council

In 2010 Joel was asked to be Chairman of the Austin Technology Council, an industry association of over 300 technology companies in the central Texas area.

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