Lawrence has been breaking new ground in technology for more than 15 years. Leading diverse digital and social initiatives for companies like Procter & Gamble, Hasbro Inc. and Nokia, Lawrence is an innovator having founded three successful businesses. A serial entrepreneur, he has been recognized by The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Who's Who, Bloomberg Businessweek, and National Public Radio.
Adrian has developed and managed all facets of technology from optics to wireless communications and from energy sustainability to information technology. A master of the software development life cycle, he completed scientific research and development on major projects for institutions such as Purdue, Harvard, Princeton, and Accenture.
Zahra has a decade of experience in Labor Relations, Marketing and Change Management, in the public and private sectors of the U. S. Virgin Islands. She has also served as the former Natural Hair and Beauty Editor for Caribbean Posh Magazine. Additionally, Zahra has contributed in Public Relations roles for several companies including her own. She has graced the cover of a few magazines, most recently, Sauce Magazine. Zahra has been featured in other media to include, Feast Magazine, as one of ten top 2020 rising stars in the culinary industry, nationally syndicated show on PBS, Food is Love, Fox News, and Riverfront Times.
Chief IP Counsel
Ted is an intellectual property attorney with over twenty-eight years of experience in both patents and trademarks. He has a degree in mechanical engineering from Howard University and a law degree from the Chase College of Law. Ted has worked with and helped launch several start up companies creating and protecting their intellectual property through the U.S. and worldwide patent and trademark systems. He greatly enjoys this work and particularly working with new and young companies. Ted is an avid reader and an enthusiastic Muay Thai practitioner. Ted loves American football and Fall Saturdays will find him yelling and rooting for THE Ohio State Buckeyes.
Vikas has over a decade of experience in information technology consulting and management. He also possesses deep creativity and a love of innovation—Vikas is the founder of several film and video production companies working on projects for such companies as Allstate, Accenture, and Slalom Consulting.
VP of Revenue Forecasting
Alan is a seasoned financial executive who has led small to large finance and accounting teams for billion dollar divisions at such companies as Nielsen, Kraft, Tenneco Automotive, and Pentair. Alan specializes in business analytics, revenue optimization, corporate due diligence, process excellence, and mergers & acquisitions. His passion is in driving the top and bottom lines of the P&L through strong financial and accounting stewardship.
EVP of Strategy and Innovation
Kalen is a versatile leader with repeated success in executing unique experiences across both the hospitality and political industries. Whether building a mobile food business from the ground up, developing and implementing employee-centered programs across 5,000+ individuals, or directing campaign outreach for Georgia’s largest region, Kalen identifies the needs and delivers results. Kalen has a true passion for connecting with people, fostering memorable experiences, driving change, and DEM BURGERS.
VP of Finance and Accounting
Enrique hails from an Accounting background and specializes in analysis, financial reports, and auditing. He also has solid ground floor experience in bookkeeping. With Enrique’s extensive Accounting knowledge, he is a great asset to the Digital Factory team.
Mark Samuel is a dynamic attorney who brings a wealth of legal and business experience to Digital Factory. Mark began his career in private practice in Texas and later worked in the law departments of Chicago Insurance Company and MetLife in New York City. Mark graduated from the University of Texas at Arlington with a B.A. in Economics and from the Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University with a Juris Doctor.
VP of Network and Security
Vivek has over 15 years of IT experience. His passion for technology parallels his dedication to apply and deploy it for Digital Factory and its clients. With his extensive background in computer and mobile technology, Vivek has served as principle network engineer for three of the largest computer software companies in the U.S.
Sr. Software Development Engineer - IOS
Suryadevi has a background in app development and has worked for many international brands. She has led mobile development projects in the Healthcare and Food industry and has created coding for various applications. Suryadevi brings a valuable, diverse skill set to Digital Factory.
Shradha works as a Project Manager for Digital Factory and is currently pursuing Masters in Information System from the University of San Francisco. She is originally from India where she earned her bachelor's degree in Electronics and Communication. In her spare time, she enjoys dancing, playing tennis and going out with friends.
Technical Project Manager
Haniyah is a technical project manager at Digital Factory. She has experience managing projects and working with diverse teams to assess ideas and ensure project success. She is also adept at developing scope and project timelines to improve productivity and accelerate project completion.
Reno is a graphic designer, avid photographer, and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BFA from Depaul University. He is fluent in Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and Adobe Premiere and is an excellent addition to Digital Factory.
David Fernandez is a creative at heart. He is a graduate from the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) where he obtained a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Illustration. He has a passion for vibrant colors and a love for storytelling. David is excited to work at Digital Factory and hone his skills even further. Previously, David interned at BBDO New York as an art director and designer. On the side he does freelance work as well. During his free time, David will be found reading comics, designing characters, or listening to a D&D podcast.
Jiaqi Gao is a Financial Analyst who just entered this industry one year ago. His keen data sense has allowed him to do extraordinary work in the model build-out and data analysis area. Jiaqi graduated from Johns Hopkins University and took up finance as the industry to bring the world together with the power of his words and analysis.
Harshita Is a Business Analyst Intern in Digital Factory and is currently pursuing masters in information technology and management from the University of Texas at Dallas. She is from India and has also worked for 8 countries as an Analyst. During her free time she enjoys watching Netflix or going out with friends.
At Digital Factory, we believe that all people have untapped gifts of talent that only need a helping hand to unlock. Training and education are keys to growing future leaders of the community, regardless of race, color, or creed. To this end, we are committed to working with local, underserved communities, colleges, and universities to lift up those individuals who have the work ethic, the drive, the heart, and the big dream. We hire local for a reason -- We Believe.
of combined tech expertise in creating and managing multimillion-dollar, mission-critical projects.
of combined marketing and advertising experience ranging from fortune 100 clients to tech startups.
of combined analytic experience managing, developing design and procedures for metric reports and market analysis.