Leadership

Jesus Rodriguez


Jesus is the Co-Founder and CEO of Tellago and Tellago Studios.  He is also a Microsoft BizTalk Server MVP, an Oracle ACE and one of a few Architects worldwide to be a member of the Microsoft Connected Systems Advisor team. As a member, Jesus has been selected to participate in a variety of Software Design Reviews with Microsoft's Product Teams including Windows Communication Foundation, Windows Identity Framework, StreamInsight, AppFabric, .NET Software Design, Windows Workflow Foundation, SharePoint, and BizTalk Server.

Jesus derived his extensive experience with business process integration and messaging through numerous implementations of disparate systems founded on the principles of SOA and BPM.  Jesus is an active contributor to the .NET and J2EE communities and an internationally recognized speaker and author with contributions that include several articles for various publications including MSDN Magazine, Microsoft Architecture Journal, SOAWorld and Web Services Journal as well as speaking engagements at top industry conferences such as Microsoft TechEd, Microsoft DevDays, Software Architecture Conference, SOAWorld, Microsoft SOA and BPM Conference, Oracle Open World, Web Services Security Conference and the Microsoft MVP Summit.   Additionally, Jesus has conducted a number of Web Casts on varying SOA technologies.

Jesus is a prolific blogger on all subjects related to integration and has a true passion for technology. You can gain valuable insight on leading edge technologies through his blog at http://weblogs.asp.net/gsusx.


Elizabeth Redding


A Co-Founder of Tellago and Tellago Studios, Elizabeth brings over 15 years of Business ownership and management of technology consulting and training organizations to both companies, where she serves as President.  Known for her domain expertise in healthcare, retail, and hospitality as well as integration, Elizabeth has been instrumental through the years in assisting many healthcare, manufacturing and retail companies of all sizes with their business process integration strategies.

Elizabeth’s integration background spans many technologies, including Microsoft BizTalk Server, IBM WebSphereTX (Mercator), SeeBeyond, and TIBCO.  Elizabeth brings business insight to her technology skills by application of the insight gleaned from the study of law with the business knowledge gained from leading a global services organization for a leading integration software company and eventually founding and growing her own technology services organization.  

With a primary focus on the real-world application of technology, Elizabeth regularly works with CxOs and business Directors to define business needs and develop innovative business solutions that leverage cutting edge technology such as RFID.
Elizabeth is considered a thought leader in vertical industry solutions and has worked closely with the Microsoft Connected Systems product group for many years. She has authored a book on BizTalk process design for healthcare solutions as well as several whitepapers commissioned by Microsoft about industry specific uses for BizTalk Server.


Gustavo Machado


Gustavo is the Chief Product Manager of Tellago Studios where he focuses on leading the execution of the different product teams. He has experience developing highly distributed systems with Microsoft Technologies using Agile practices. In 2011 he has been honored with the MVP in Connected Systems award.


He has been working on Service-Oriented Applications using SOAP, OData and REST services with WCF for the past few years; and has been recently developing using Windows Azure platform. He also participates in different open source projects and forums.


He discovered his passion for presentations in 2010 while presenting at CodeCamp BA for the first time “REST on Microsoft platforms”, and he keeps an active blog at http://machadogj.com.


Chris Love


Chris is the Chief Mobility office of Tellago and Tellago Studios where he focuses on delivering awesome user experiences on your mobile devices. Chris has been actively involved in software development projects for nearly 20 years. He has specialized in web application development for a wide range of small businesses and enterprises. In the past 5 years he has turned his attention more to enterprise solutions and mobility.


A world renowned speaker and author, Chris published his first ASP.NET book in the spring of 2007. Approximately 18 months later his second ASP.NET book was published by WROX. He often speaks at .NET code camps and user groups around the USA and has been actively blogging since 2006 about web and related technologies. He is a four time Microsoft ASP.NET MVP award winner and also participates in the ASP.NET Insiders.  You can follow his blog at http://professionalaspnet.com.


Amy Okuma


Amy is the Chief Solutions Officer of Tellago and the Customer Happiness Czar at Tellago Studios. As Chief Solutions Officer of Tellago Amy uses her extensive experience in software design and development to lead her team in designing solutions for Tellago’s clients. Amy’s work has spanned a wide variety of industries including health care, expert systems, telephony, mathematical optimization research, email communication systems and multi-media. Amy’s experience working in Fortune 500 companies, middle sized companies, international research agencies, universities and small startup companies also gives her a perspective of business practices from many different viewpoints. This wide range of experience allows Amy to design solutions that combine business process re-engineering, information architecture and software to create a system that supports the customer’s business.
As Managing Director of Tellago Studios, Amy brings years of experience as Director of Engineering in small and large companies to bring products through the full engineering and marketing cycle.


 


Uri Katsir


Uri is the Tellago's Cloud Practice Lead and the Director of Product Evangelism at Tellago Studios where he focuses on interacting with customers that are adopting our products and technologies and make sure their feedback is incorporated it into our future releases. A technologist at heart, Uri holds the Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist award as well as other industry designations. Uri is completely passionate about using modern technologies to create the next generation enterprise software solutions and he regularly blogs at http://urikatsir.wordpress.com.