OK 12: Technology Team
Team 12 members are leaders and C-Suite level excutives of SaaS companies with revenue and customers.
As CEO of Kollective I am actively involved in understanding the needs of our global customer base, building a world-class team, and driving an agile and innovative culture. I have 30 years of successful experience in business and technology leadership including three previous CEO stints at Visible Technologies, Talisma, and Captura as well as executive Sales positions at IBM and Lotus.
Having grown up in the Northwest, I was grateful to eventually make my way to Bend, OR approximately fourteen years ago to not only raise a family with my better half, but to co-found a software company, Manzama, here in Central Oregon. My wife and I enjoy enjoy all the great things Bend, Oregon has to offer as well as raising our two kids and two dogs in this great community. I exercise my passion for coaching as part of the staff for the Freshmen Football Team at Summit Highschool and by providing sand volleyball clinics for middle school kids.
Wendy Morgan is an entrepreneur with a passion for using technology to solve the world's most pressing social issues. Wendy is a lifelong educator and diversity, equity, and inclusion expert and has over 25 years of experience in speaking, teaching, training, and designing innovative online education platforms.
After spending the last 15 years figuring out how to move back to Bend where he grew up, Brian and his wife are thrilled to be back home with their two young children. Brian is a recovering sales leader focused on the intersection of data, patient care and technology - and how we might be able to help everyone live more life, every day.
As a CTO and business owner, I have deep experience in software architecture and business strategies. I have over 25 years of experience in application development and cloud architecture for IoT, mobile app, big data and web apps. Currently as the CTO for Effectual, Inc, I primarily focus on enterprise migrations to the cloud, MSP best practices and Security. My knowledge and experience stems from government agencies, Fortune 500 companies, nonprofits, startup companies and everything in between.
I'm the CEO of Walker Tracker and I've been with this company for over 10 years. In that time I worked my way from employee #1 to CEO, doing a little of everything along the way.
Taylor Mahony is the founder of YesOMS, the merchant platform for building custom mobile apps without technical expertise. Taylor is a former Senior Product Manager at Zoom, a PayPal service, focusing on streamlining international remittances via online payments. Taylor has been a product leader for over 15 years, formerly launching a revolutionary (for its time) online learning platform connecting professional animators with animation students. Taylor moved to Bend six years ago to focus on what truly matters in life.
I'm the CTO at Vector Remote Care where we streamline the process for cardiologists to remotely monitor their patients. I've been in Bend since 2016 when I left the Bay Area after several years in educational technology.