Tom Gallaway is an innovative professional with demonstrated initiative and creativity in various technology startups and established companies. Tom has extensive knowledge and prior success in mergers and acquisitions, organizational structure, and development of go-to-market plans and solution deliverables, all focused on achieving very rapid organic growth.
Under his leadership, Technologent has an established national presence. Prior to founding Technologent, Tom was the President of Webharbor. Before joining Webharbor, Tom spent five years with Merisel as the Director of Strategic Partnership / MOCA where he managed the Complementary Products Group and sold products that complemented SUN hardware sales to resellers throughout North America.
As CEO/CFO/Chairman, Tammy is responsible for the oversight and management of all departments of Technologent including its sales, finance, personnel, legal, corporate and governance functions.
Prior to her promotion to CEO and Chairman, Tammy functioned as the CFO and VP of Human Resources for Technologent over the past 15 years. Under her guidance, Cooper has driven 25% year over year revenue and GP growth in leading the corporation through its growth phase from an emerging startup to its current standing as an established $500M+ technology integrator recognized throughout the industry for its value added professional services businesses in conjunction with its diverse OEM product portfolio. Cooper’s financial acumen has been key in leading the company through growth during downturns in the economy and economic expansions, efficient audit controls, strategic cash flow management, banking relationships, strategic planning and needed credit line financing to spur growth and critical investments.
Cooper is also responsible for hiring, implementing and managing all Technologent personnel. Under her leadership, the company has grown from under 50 employees to its current 300 employee workforce deployed throughout its key offices in Irvine, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver, Dallas, New York, Nashville and Austin. Processes she implemented in her Human Resource role for recruiting, maintaining regulatory compliance, performance reviews, benefit administration and cultivating employee relationships have resulted in the hiring and retention of key strategic personnel while reducing turnover by over 50%. Prior to joining Technologent, Tammy worked for a national family owned steel company for 17 years managing their HR and finance functions. During her successful career she has won numerous awards for leadership.
Tammy holds a BBA in Accounting from Cleveland State University, Cleveland, Ohio.
As the President of Technologent, Marco Mohajer is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the company as well as growth initiatives across the globe. In his role, Marco leads the organization to deliver innovative, Edge-to-Edge IT solutions and services to organizations worldwide.
Prior to being promoted to President, Marco was the Executive Vice President and General Manager of Technologent, where he was responsible for running sales and marketing across the globe. With 25 years of leadership in IT, Marco has deep expertise in driving growth as well as building and maintaining strategic executive and partner relationships.
Marco began his career in IT at Netscape/AOL/Time Warner, where he oversaw retail and enterprise channel sales and marketing. When Sun acquired Netscape, Marco assumed leadership roles in Sun’s Americas Software Channel Organization. Prior to joining Technologent in 2008, Marco spent five years as the Vice President of Field Sales Operations for Avnet Technology Solutions, where he ran a multi-billion-dollar practice.
Marco holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management Information Systems from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.
Abe Hong is currently the Executive Vice President and Chief Operations Officer for Technologent. As the COO, Abe is responsible for corporate strategy, M&A, back of office and customer facing operational functions.
Abe was recently the Executive Vice President and Chief Information officer for Discount Tire, headquartered in Scottsdale, Arizona. In this role, Abe was responsible for all customer facing and back of house systems and people enabling the $5.0 billion retail company. He is also accountable for the digital technology strategy which is setting Discount Tire ahead of its competition in delivering innovative and game changing experiences both online and in their 1200+ stores.
Abe is also currently on the Board of Directors for the Joint Corporation (NYSE: JYNT). In this public company board role Abe is accountable for the technology & compensation committee.
Prior to Discount Tire, Abe served as SVP & CIO at Red Rock Resorts. At Red Rock Resorts, Abe played a critical role in the company’s public filing in 2016 (NYSE: RRR), and in the Company's overall digital modernization strategy.
Before that, Abe was the global VP for retail & technology infrastructure and led international IT at Starbucks Coffee Company. In this role, Abe was globally responsible for international IT operations, and all customer/retail and back office technology. Abe led & supported the key global IT initiatives that range from enabling the explosive international store growth, to the global roll out of a new POS, mobile application, and integrating retail infrastructures across 3 continents.
Abe attended the United States Military Academy, West Point. He graduated with a degree in engineering.
Rod Wright is responsible for all sales, service and presales engineering resources for the Central and Southeast Regions. Prior to joining Technologent, Rod held the positions of Client Executive and Strategic Account Executive for the Sun Microsystems/EDS and Texas Instruments Teams in Dallas. Prior to joining Sun, Rod sold and managed sales teams in the Texas/Oklahoma area in the medical device industry. Rod graduated from Texas Christian University.
Mike McLaughlin is a seasoned IT executive with proven success leading manufacturer, reseller and distributor organizations. Since 1986, he has led support, services, sales and IT to drive value for customers and efficiency and effectiveness for his companies. Mike is an expert in the design and delivery of cost-effective, high-performance technology solutions and skilled in all phases of the project lifecycle.
Effective at building diverse, team-centered operating units, with excellent business process and strategy development skills. Customer-centric, with the ability to initiate profitable alliances with global vendors. Skilled at establishing operational excellence, translating conceptual models into growth strategies, and planning/executing multifaceted business development campaigns.
Heather Somerville Gonzalez has been a strategic thought leader in the IT Industry for over 20 years. Spending the majority of her career at Fortune 100 companies, Heather has done everything from deploying the first field-based marketing team in distribution to creating, launching and leading a North American strategic business unit that grew to $2B in revenue in 24 months. It is Heather's passion for the channel and her love of partners that inspired her to move to a Solution Provider and join Technologent.
As the Vice President of Global Communications and Strategic Alliances at Technologent, Heather is responsible for the global communication strategy and all aspects of branding, corporate marketing, public relations and internal and client communications. Additionally, Heather leads the Strategic Alliances team where she is responsible for vendor, partner and distribution relationships. CRN and The Channel Company have recognized Heather multiple times as being one of their top “Women of the Channel,” as well as naming her on their “Power 40” list, distinguishing Heather for her ability to drive professional success through significant influence, leadership and dedication to her organization and the entire IT Channel.
Heather holds a BA in Journalism from California State University, Chico, where she graduated with honors.
Jim Bevis is responsible for Operations including Sales Support, IT Support, NetSuite Operations, Contract Administration, Financial Analysis, and Vendor relations. Jim joined Technologent in 2002, shortly after the business started. Prior to this, he spent 10 years with Merisel and MOCA in Operations and Distribution. Before joining Merisel, he was Vice President and General Manager of an engineering and manufacturing company. Jim brings many years of operational and logistical experience to Technologent. He has a BS from University of Nebraska and a Masters from Pepperdine University.
David Gill is responsible for the global go-to-market, leadership, service and sales strategies for the Entertainment, Gaming and Hospitality verticals. Prior to joining Technologent, David held various domestic and international leadership roles within Cisco, Salesforce, International Gaming Technology (IGT) and Renaissance Mark. David has a Bachelor of Science from Utah State University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix.
Greg Hoffman is a dynamic leader, responsible for sales operations globally. His primary responsibilities include sales support, business operations, and contract renewals. Greg joined Technologent in 2010 and has played an integral part in diversifying the business. He also modernized business operations by implementing a state of the art ERP/CRM tool.
Prior to Technologent, Greg spent 8 years with GE Access Distribution / Avnet Technology Solutions in many different leadership capacities. Greg has an impeccable work ethic, is extremely passionate about people, strives to exceed their expectations, and always delivers timely results! He has a BSBA in Business Management and a MBA, with a concentration in Management Information Systems, from East Carolina University, Greenville, NC.
James manages the legal function at Technologent to partner with and enable its aggressive growth strategies in cloud, security, datacenter, managed services, gaming and professional services while remaining compliant with all legal parameters that govern our operations. This includes the negotiation of all customer, software licensing, hardware sales, vendor, partner, OEM, professional services and maintenance agreements as well as litigation management, equity/debt financing, IP protection and development, employment/HR, M&A, compliance, privacy and corporate governance.
Prior to Technologent, James served as general counsel at VC backed Greenwave Systems (a leading SaaS based IOT software platform), associate general counsel with Altisource f/n/a Equator (a leading SaaS based operations firm servicing 7 of the 10 largest financial institutions worldwide), and senior counsel with TRIATEK (building automation controls supplier sold to Johnson Controls). His leadership has been instrumental in adroitly leading a number of companies through strategic exits, acquisitions and expansion.
James attended the University of Washington in Seattle, WA for both of his undergraduate and law degrees, has 3 energetic children he is raising with his wife, Doris, and enjoys volunteering his time as a church youth group board member, varsity basketball coach and high school speech and debate teacher.