Former exec at now-defunct Tampa tech firm pleads guilty

Terrance Taylor, the former executive vice president of now-defunct Savtira Corp., has entered a guilty plea to a single count of conspiracy to commit wire fraud.

In the plea, Taylor admitted that he and Savtira’s president, Timothy Roberts, knowingly distributed a draft valuation of the company that contained materially false revenue projections upon which some investors relied, and that they knowingly failed to disclose to all investors that Roberts had a prior judgment with the U.S. Securities…