Ram Alluri, President & CEO
Ram Alluri’s 18+ year career includes involvement in few of startup businesses in the e-Commerce and internet technology industries. Being technology enthusiast and a passionate for doing the right thing in the most efficient way – Ram pays close attention to detail in all the project that the company manages. Ram is a Certified Enterprise Architect. In the past, he has led operations and execution, managing product engineering and overseeing complex interactive digital marketing activities. Earlier in his career, Ram held positions in technology companies including Sun Microsystems, Parametric Technology Corporation and Art Technology Group. He is a broadly experienced executive who has led high performing IT teams and implemented cost effective strategies for IT service delivery. He is also a BPO and Six Sigma expert and has business process experience in e-Commerce, digital and mobile communications.
A firm believer of ‘technology enables competitive advantage’, Ram holds a master’s degree from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kanpur and an executive MBA from Emory University Goizueta School of Business, Atlanta GA.
Steve Soto, Partner & CTO
Steve Soto is the CTO of TechGenomics LLC, a leading technology consulting company. Previously he served as CTO of InnovaGears, Inc., a software development firm dedicated to leading edge technology implementation in social media and mobile application creation. He was also CEO of ApplianceWare, Inc. While driving business sales he is known for his strong technical background and engineering leadership.
Steven Soto, 50, was was born in the heart of Silicon Valley. During high school, Steve held a summer jobs high-tech firms learning the ins and outs of electronics manufacturing. Already familiar with electronics and assembly, his original introduction to computers was in 1978 when he purchased and assembled a Heathkit H8 computer based on the Intel 8080A processor. This was the start of a long love affair with computers. Steve launched his first software company in 1980 with the aid of his scout leader and neighbor while a junior in high school. Using the money from the software company he paid for college and attended San Jose State University where he studied Electrical Engineering.
In 1985 Steve started working for Electronic Data Systems. Originally in operations, he was quickly promoted to system programming and then to systems security. Simultaneous with his day job he created and ran a computer company that bought off the shelf systems and configured them for specific use in the financial markets. This lead to several lucrative opportunities to develop custom software.
While always maintaining an entrepreneurial mind Steve has held positions of increasing responsibility with several fortune 500 companies and startups. Tenures include EDS, Meridian Data (Adaptec), US Government, Hitachi, Ltd, Procom Technology(Oracle via Sun), ApplianceWare, Inc., and Fourth Quadrant Solutions.
Besides his business ventures he participates in industry standards groups, has been on the board of several non-profits and mentors homeless teens. Steve is married with two children. He enjoys scuba diving, cooking, and travel, having been on every continent except Antarctica and Australia.
Bill Morlan, Corporate Attorney
Bill Morlan is a Corporate Attorney at Techngenomics and has over 15 years of experience in legal services and in the past has been a Senior Attorney at Cisco Systems, also serviced extensively at many firms, such as DLA Piper, King & Spalding LLP, Alston & Bird.
He has done Doctorate of Law from American University Washington College of Law, Master of Business Administration from University of North Florida – College of Business Administration, and Bachelor Of Science while specialized in finance from Jacksonville University.
Bill Morlan has dynamic corporate attorney experience litigating, reviewing, negotiating high value deals and has great expertise in managing consumer product issues such as planning, marketing, quality and compliance matters; has excellent leadership abilities and professional maturity to manage legal and business operations.