At Digital Reasoning, we’re writing the next great chapter in technology. It’s an exciting narrative where passionate people make smarter software to build a better world.
Tim envisioned a new way computers could learn to understand language and made that vision a reality. He is a leading influencer, advocate and speaker for the use of technology and analytics to achieve social good in industry, government, healthcare and academia. He also cares a ton about protecting digital privacy and would have taught philosophy in another life. Tim lives in Nashville when not hopping all over the world to try to make a difference. He counts among his friends some of the most talented musicians, wellness innovators, and passionate foodies in Nashville.
Abe makes sure that our customers get the most out of their data. Abe has led teams at companies such as Informix Software, Hyperion Solutions, Amdocs and most recently Marklogic where he helped to solve complex business data issues with advanced technology. When not spending time with his wife, six children and growing number of grandchildren, Abe loves to write music, play his guitar and jam with his band where he’s also the lead singer.
Kiran brings our amazing solutions to commercial customers. Kiran has built and scaled global sales organizations – leading to awesome sales successes. Most recently, Kiran was a sales leader in financial services for Pegasystems, and prior to that Kiran spent a decade running global sales for Oracle's financial services analytics products. Originally from upstate New York, Kiran graduated from the University at Albany with a degree in math and computer science. He’s also a semi-accomplished barista, and when not working on the next big deal, he loves playing USTA tennis and occasionally winning a match.
Jeff directs and leads all accounting and finance functions. He is a CPA with over 25 years experience in both government and commercial industries. Not your typical accountant, Jeff maintains a sense of humor in all things and loves spending time on his farm with his daughter, horses and classic cars.
Matthew ensures the strategic technology vision of the company powers the product. He is a computer scientist, former military officer and author of five published books on technology. In addition to being a workaholic, Matthew is also a workout-aholic—maintaining a routine of Bikram Hot Yoga, CrossFit and triathlon training.
Kathy leads our efforts in preserving and fostering the Reasoner’s workplace culture to ensure we remain true to our ideals in how we treat and develop our team. Previously, Kathy led the human resources function at Video Gaming Technologies (VGT) headquartered here in Nashville and spent 22 years at American Color - devoting half of her tenure there in human resources and the other half as the President/COO. Kathy also proudly served nearly six years in the U.S. Navy. When she's not building strong teams, you may catch Kathy traveling with her family throughout the Caribbean (she wants to visit all 7,000 islands) or daydreaming about riding a Gondola in Venice (sore subject since she’s canceled a trip to Italy on three occasions).
Bill creates vision and focus for our products, making sure they align with our company objectives. He spent seven years with the CIA, and has also worked with numerous Fortune 500 companies. When he’s not on the job, you can usually find Bill outdoors—skiing, camping, hiking or visiting a national park.
Marten is our chief product guy who likes to push the envelope and build products that customers love to use. A passionately curious nomad, he has spent the past 15 years working with tech companies, building cool products, living in different countries and collaborating with interesting people. Marten enjoys a good cup of java and likes to explore his new Nashville ‘hood' with his wife and two daughters. He admires Steve Jobs ― “We’re here to put a dent in the universe. Otherwise why else even be here?”
Stephen gets the word out, manages our marketing functions and ensures that everyone sees the power of our products. He has 25 years of information technology and product marketing experience. Nothing makes Stephen happier than working hard, spending time with his wife and kids and supporting the community.
Dan leads Digital Reasoning’s public sector business development strategy, activities and growth objectives. He possesses extensive leadership experience across the Government and Commercial sectors and is responsible for translating strategy and operational focus between both. From a career as a Naval Special Warfare Officer, to Wall Street finance, to bulge bracket and small business technology leadership roles, Dan's passion aims to identify and transition critical requirements and technologies needed to advance the mission objective. Dan most recently led the Defense Department's foray into Big Data analytics for the Joint Special Operations Forces community. Dan manages to affectionately insert the lessons of fatherhood into nearly every social or business discussion.
Prakash ensures that the financial resources of the company are used wisely. He has more than 25 years of experience as a finance professional, much of which has been with venture funded startups. Prior CFO positions, including with Polyera, Nordic Wind Power, Novariant, and Sonicity have seen him assist with multiple rounds of funding, acquisitions, business growth, and international expansion. Prakash qualified as a Chartered Accountant in India (he scored 13th highest in the country) and holds a masters degree in Management from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business. When he’s not balancing the books Prakash enjoys traveling with his wife and two children, although he wishes he’d tried bungee jumping before they came into his life as his wife won’t allow him to take the risk!
Gordon has the world in his sights, helping us develop our business in the EMEA and APAC regions. The life of the busy business jet-setter is something he takes in his stride, having held global leadership roles at IBM and Microsoft. At lower altitudes, he’s known for flying along on his bike. Not however, when he competed in the amateur Tour Down Under race, when a struggle against headwinds put him at the back of the field and he was caught up by the fastest riders of the pro race that followed. Assumed to be one of them, he was all over the TV before the mistake was realized!
Eric makes sure that our government customers and partners are successful. A retired Army Intelligence Officer, he served in numerous tactical intelligence roles including combat operations during Operation Desert Storm. Previous assignments in quantitative analytics include the Center for Army Analysis, and the Multi-National Corps in Baghdad during Operation Iraqi Freedom, and culminated as the Senior Operations Research Analyst for the Joint IED Defeat Organization. Since retiring from the Army, Eric has focused his talents on the application of advanced analytics across the breadth the US Government. He holds a Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering from Northeastern University and a Master's in Operations Research from the Colorado School of Mines. In his spare time, Eric is an avid photographer and fancy's himself as a master BBQer.
Bhavani oversees the talented engineering teams that develop our innovative cognitive computing platform and applications. He has more than 25 years of experience in systems engineering and technology strategy, spanning industries such as gaming, chemical, and automotive manufacturing. He is passionate in building high-performance organizations that excel in continuous process improvement and a learning culture. Bhavani earned his under graduate from IIT Chennai (India) and an Executive Certificate from MIT Sloan School of Management. Bhavani enjoys travel with his family, loves classic rock, and avidly follows ‘super grandmaster’ chess tournaments!
“Someone once described the culture at Digital Reasoning as being humble yet fierce. We are always striving to live up to that in what we build and what that empowers our partners and customers to do.”