One of the hardest working, unapologetic and bold technical leaders in ministry today! Troy Carl is changing the norms of “digital” ministry as a groundbreaking force in the Digital Bible world.
Troy brings a strategic understanding of how to employ technology in the service of God’s kingdom. He manages multiple teams of professionals across varied technology and development divisions. At Faith Comes By Hearing, Troy drives all resource development where his team cultivates major gifts from foundations and individuals. He leads the donor relations team and its donor cultivation strategies. As a professional marketing and communications executive Troy also steers the ministry’s communications initiatives and he most recently launched a groundbreaking aerospace division with the vision to deliver the Bible to everyone on earth.
A few revolutionary initiatives led by Troy include the development of the 40-day MP3 Bible, the BibleStick, the Military BibleStick, the Audio Bible Ambassador software system, and the Digital Bible Platform, which features API Scripture distribution in over 1500 languages via radio broadcast, digital download, SMS, POTS, real-time streaming, Smart TV apps and its premier mobile app network Bible.is. This platform has reached over 240 million unique listeners in 246 countries in just a few years.
Troy was also the president and CEO at eStarNetwork, a telecommunications Internet company. He was the vice president and director of Cognigen Networks Inc. (OTC:BB CGNW), a publicly traded Internet company with gross sales of more than $50 million a year. Prior to that, he was the senior vice president/director of sales for WorldConnect Communications Inc. Troy is also an ordained minister and impassioned advocate for poor and illiterate people around the world.