Founder, CEO, Ytel
WHY: Runs cloud-based telecoms software company Ytel in Foothill Ranch, founded in 2012. Enables businesses and developers to easily build SMS and voice capabilities into any application. Business Journal Innovator of the Year Award in 2018. Involved in phone technology for over 20 years, was a ham radio operator early on.
RECENT: Company signed a partnership with Chatbox in June. Chatbox platform now features an integration with Ytel’s conversational SMS capabilities and configurable workflows.
NOTABLE: Ytel delivers more than 1B monthly messages to help businesses grow revenue and build brand equity.