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Posted 11.10.15

Of the top 25 coolest tech companies in Northeast Ohio being celebrated Tuesday, November 10 at the Cool Tech Awards, nine count Weatherhead alumni among their managers and CEOs. These 13 alumni play integral roles in the success of these cutting-edge tech companies and their impact on the region:

  • David Andres, MBA '81, COO and Executive Vice President of Business Development Carpenter at Streamlink Software
  • Mordechai Avisar, EMBA '09, CEO, President and Co-founder of Surgical Theater (Surgical Theater is being recognized for the Coolest Tech Innovation)
  • Robert D. Bond, MBA '06, Director, Global Sourcing at American Greetings (American Greetings is a finalist for Coolest Tech Company of the Year)
  • Ly'Nette B. Cordaro, BS '93, MSM-Information Systems '00, Resource and Service Delivery Manager at Explorys, an IBM Company
  • Milan Laxmidas Dayalal, EMBA '03, Vice President, Sales and Marketing at Dakota Software
  • Michael Christian DeAloia, MBA '96, Regional Vice President of Expedient
  • Ryan Foglyano, MBA '10, Technical Integration Manager at Explorys, an IBM Company
  • Samuel P. Gerace, EMBA '04, CEO of Veritix
  • Michael Hurley, MBA '11, Director of Product Management at 1 EDI Source, Inc. (1 EDI Source, Inc. is a finalist for Coolest Tech Company of the Year)
  • Paul Bernard Lopez Ong, BS '93, EMBA '09, VP of Global Marketing at Surgical Theater
  • Adam Roth, MNO '98, MS in Social Administration '98, President/CEO of Streamlink Software
  • Raj Sinha, MBA '03, Director, Finished Goods Global Sourcing at American Greetings
  • Kimberly Anne Sullivan, BS '07, Human Resources Manager at Findaway

The 2015 Cool Tech Awards are presented by Inside Business Magazine and Expedient Data Centers. Learn more about the awards and the full list of companies recognized this year.

Congratulations to these businesses and our alumni for this recognition! Weatherhead is proud of your success.


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