Chief Executive Officer
Jon Ezrine has over 34 years of executive experience in the software industry. He most recently served as CEO of Castellan Solutions, a SaaS provider of business continuity and crisis management software solutions.
Jon has expertise leading rapidly growing SaaS software businesses backed by both venture capital and private equity sponsors. As a seasoned software/technology executive, he has successfully guided companies through mergers and acquisitions by focusing on seamless integration and maximizing value for stakeholders, customers, and employees.
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Chief Revenue Officer
Mitch Bradley brings over 20 years of experience working with utility and local government focused software companies.
He most recently served as Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Cartegraph. As Apogee’s CRO, he will focus on accelerating the combined company’s revenue retention and growth while refining the company’s infrastructure and processes, resulting in an improved experience for new and existing customers.
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Chief Operating Officer
Jim Malcom is Chief Operating Officer of Apogee Interactive, Inc., providing oversight business and financial operations of the company. His senior management experience in the telecommunications and management consulting industries is providing strategic direction for Apogee's continued growth and success.
Malcom brings more than 20 years in corporate finance and accounting to Apogee, which began with the firms KPMG and Ernst & Young in Atlanta. His career steadily expanded to include senior posts as chief financial officer, corporate controller, vice president and treasurer for such area companies as Heidelberg USA, LecStar Telecom and Powertel.
He is a graduate of the University of Georgia with a bachelor's and master's degree in business administration, a certified public accountant, and a chartered global management accountant.
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Chief Technology Officer
Jim Albert is the Chief Technology Officer for Apogee Interactive, Inc., leading Apogee's Research & Development and IT Departments.
Albert brings over 12 years of executive experience in software development to Apogee. He is an expert in .NET Technologies, such as ASP, C#, and VB. He also brings vast knowledge of databases, web development, and software architect.
Before coming to Apogee, he served as Vice President of Software Development for Contour Networks and the Director of Software Development for GuardedNet, Witness Systems, and Advanced Integrated Recorders.
He is a graduate of Drexel University, with a bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering.
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Chief Technology Officer
Alex Zeltser brings 25 years of software development and management experience, with system-building experience with manufacturing and utility giants including US Steel and Florida Power & Light.
He spent 10 years as a Lead Systems Architect at Secure Computing (later acquired by McAfee), developing mission-critical security software used by companies such as Citigroup, American Express, Sun Microsystems, and Cisco. In this role he was responsible for the technical leadership and direction of the Enterprise Security division (contributing to several patented security technologies), as well as its day-to-day operation. He was a key member of the team that increased the division's revenue from $4M to $40M over the course of 6 years. Alex holds degrees in Computer Science and Russian Literature from University of California at Berkeley.
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Chief Strategy Officer
Jonathan co-founded AIQUEOUS in 2015, at a time when Texas was in the middle of its Drought of Record. Building on his professional experience as an Executive, Director, and Analyst in the energy and water sectors, he wanted to create a software platform to help utilities evolve their business models and address the issues of climate change, drought, and energy and water reliability. That drive has given rise to the WaterWays and POWERPATH platforms and their product roadmap
In the energy sector for the past 20 years, he has served as an advisor to utility clients and participated in legislative and regulatory proceedings, managed enterprise results from third-party evaluations, directed program implementation teams, and worked directly with businesses and institutions to manage their energy use. Over the past five years, AIQUEOUS has conducted energy efficiency potential studies in the water and wastewater treatment sectors and has advised utilities on program planning and evaluation.
In the water sector, Jonathan supported local watershed planning efforts and the development of water quality regulations and guidance documents for Federal NPDES, TMDL, and water quality standard programs. Over the past five years, AIQUEOUS has conducted water conservation potential studies, performed the analysis for the Texas Water Conservation Scorecard, and implemented and evaluated a peak demand reduction program using smart irrigation controllers.
Jonathan holds Masters degrees in Environmental Engineering and in Technology & Policy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Bachelors degrees in Mechanical Engineering and Environmental Policy from Cornell University. He has also been a Certified Energy Manager and member of the Association of Energy Engineers since 2003.
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VP of Customer Experience
Joe brings over 13 years of vertical B2B SaaS and consulting leadership experience from companies that range from pre-revenue to $30M in ARR.
Most recently he led Customer Experience at Projector, a Professional Services Automation software business which was acquired by BigTime, which is owned by the PE firm Vista Equity. After that acquisition, drove additional growth initiatives including the acquisition and integration of a complementary product to the platform.
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