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Leadership Bios & Hi-res Headshots
Chief Executive Officer
Alex is a restaurant industry innovator, in-demand speaker, and passionate advocate for restaurant operators and workers. He was raised in the kitchen of the world-famous Canter’s Deli in Los Angeles, where he and his team invented Ordermark. A fourth-generation restaurateur, the restaurant business has been in Alex’s blood for over 85 years. In addition to being the visionary and leader of Ordermark, Alex is active with the Techstars network and enjoys mentoring other restaurant technology entrepreneurs. A 2019 recipient of the Forbes 30 Under 30, Alex has previously led several technology ventures.
Chief Operating Officer
Mike is a veteran software executive and entrepreneur, and for the past 25 years has served as the chief operating executive in early-stage tech startups and as a division head in public company roles. His background has always centered around scaling software companies and building them into rapidly growing, efficient organizations. His sweet spot revolves around organizing leadership teams, defining success using operating metrics and establishing a culture for success.
Chief Strategy Officer
Paul is a seasoned business leader and entrepreneur with over 25 years experience spanning technology sales, marketing, and product development with teams at Intel, Motorola, Adobe, Autodesk, the States of Connecticut, Colorado, Ohio and dozens of technology startups. He has been a founder, investor, and board member of numerous venture-backed technology companies and led two tech startup accelerators, including one backed by Dan Gilbert, founder, and chairman of Quicken Loans.
Chief Information Officer
Gary is an accomplished business and engineering leader with 30+ years of experience building companies, developing enterprise scale database solutions, and investing in high growth technology startups. He has extensive experience leading engineering teams in delivering high availability and reliable solutions for Fortune 500 companies. Gary has built, excited, and invested in several successful technology businesses.
Chief Technology Officer
An experienced software and product leader with 20+ years of experience in technology, Arpan has worked for technology giants such as Microsoft and Nokia. Most recently, Arpan was the CTO of Razorgator, where he ran the engineering teams responsible for Razorgator’s e-commerce division and their enterprise SaaS solution, which serviced Fortune 500 companies including Bank of America, Goldman Sachs and PepsiCo.
Chief Admin Officer
Jay is an accomplished business and finance leader with over 40 years of experience leading technology and financial organizations. He has served in various executive roles with technology companies including President of an electronics manufacturing company and an energy storage business. Aside from his extensive legal, operational and financial experience, he also holds several patents in energy storage.