Our Team

Andrew O'Brien


  • McKinsey consultant, Marketing & Business Development at Brooktrout Technology ($10M to $140M revenue growth)
  • Private company investor / CEO with successful exits
  • B.A. Chemisty & Economics from Yale
  • M.B.A. from Harvard Business School

David Palacios, Ph.D.

Founder & CTO

  • 10 years experience at Caltech NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) leading multi-disciplinary teams
  • Expert in active optics, machine vision, software architecture, and systems engineering
  • Ph.D. in Physics from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Reuben Fletcher

Chief Product Officer

  • Founder of Benethan Design, a software development and product management consulting firm
  • 20 years experience, leading multi-national teams of developers
    B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Wentworth Institute of Technology

Hutch Fishman


  • Founding CFO at: Viaweb (acquired by Yahoo, founded by Paul Graham, Y Combinator), Sonus Networks (IPO), Veveo (acquired by Rovi/TiVo), Winphoria Networks (acquired by Motorola), and Family Education Network (acquired by Pearson)
  • Previously a senior manager at Deloitte
  • B.S. in Accounting from Bryant University

Chris Peay

VP of Engineering

  • 20 years of experience in digital signals processing including 9 years at JPL as a Senior Electrical Engineer
  • M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology