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Mike Russiello
President, CEO, and Co-founder
Executive Vice President, PreVisor Inc., 2006 - 2008
Co-Founder, President, CEO of Brainbench, 1998 - 2006
Senior Sales Executive, EDS Corporation, 1990 - 1998
Senior Research Analyst, SAIC Corporation, 1988 - 1990
Naval Submarine Officer, US Navy, 1982 - 1987
MBA, University of Maryland, 1993
MS Electrical Engineering, UC, San Diego, 1988
BS Systems Engineering, US Naval Academy, 1982
Bill Lake
Co-founder and Executive Vice President
Vice President, PreVisor Inc. 2006 - 2008
Co-founder, Vice President Sales, Brainbench 1998 - 2006
Vice President Sales EDS Corp, 1991 - 1998
Officer, US Army, 1984 - 1991
BS, University of Rhode Island, 1986
Shoa Appelman
Vice President of Client Services
Product Manager, PreVisor Inc., 2006 - 2009
Product Development Specialist, Brainbench, Inc. 2005 - 2006
ISO Quality Manager, Brainbench, Inc., 2005 - 2006
MA George Mason University, 2010
BA, English Literature, University of Virginia, 2005
Dr. Ted Axton, Ph.D
Chief Science Officer and Director of Talent Consulting
Talent Assessment and Development Consultant, Axton Consulting, 2010-2015
Organizational Effectiveness Director, Freddie Mac, 2006-2010
Employee Selection Practice Leader, Wachovia Corporation, 2002-2005
Employment Testing Manager, Edison Electric Institute, 1998-2002
Member of the Society for Industrial and Organizational Psychology, 1992-present
PhD, Industrial-Organizational Psychology, University of Akron, 1996
MA, Industrial-Organizational Psychology, University of Akron, 1993
BA, Business Psychology, Miami University, 1990

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   Velocity Performance, Inc.
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   Human Resources Research Organization (HumRRO)
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   StartFinder, Inc.

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