Rick Bandel has over 20 years’ experience in technology, several of which were spent as an executive leader. Rick cofounded two Internet startups serving as Chief Technology Officer creating technical vision and leading all aspects of technological development. Established technical direction and executed strategies for product development and future growth. Worked collaboratively with CEO and Executive Management Team to identify potential investors, secure funding and manage ongoing investor relationships. As Director with LINK2GOV, Inc., expanded and transformed a custom development organization to support new commercial product strategies. Rick also has a breadth of experience in program/project management, organizational development, team building, and client relationship management.