David Mandel – Co-Founder and Chairman
Mr. Mandel is an active entrepreneur and tech investor that holds patents in data visualization. Prior to founding Bitvore, he was a seed investor in Broadcom, Access360 (acquired by IBM) and Fulcrum Microsystems (acquired by Intel). Mr. Mandel was also lead investor for Innovent Systems (acquired by Broadcom).
Mr. Pikover has over 25 years experience in the development, capitalization and growth of emerging technology companies and is currently an active board member and investor in a series of technology companies. Prior roles include Chairman & CEO of 5Square.com, FLN, Access360, co-founder and EVP of Xylan, and a board member of several startups.
Mr. Drake was the Founder and VP of Business Development at Access360, acquired by IBM, and SOA Software. He was CEO of SecondVoice. Mr. Drake brings 25 years of business development and strategic alliance experience in the technology arena, predominately focused on startup companies. He has formulated strategic alliances with companies such as VeriSign, Oracle, EMC, Microsoft and IBM.