Steven Gittleson

Chief Technology Officer

Steven has more than 20 years of experience in developing and managing complex, large-scale, highly available web, cloud, and app-based solutions. In the past 5 years Steven has focused extensively on the education sector, working as Chief Technology Officer of Success Academy Charter Schools before moving on to become a founding partner of LightSail. Steven has served as CTO of several companies, including Netcreations, acquired by Italian Telecom, and Omnipod, which is now a division of Symantec. His focus has been on building scalable platforms that facilitate quantum growth in shareholder value and a goal to exit within 3-5 years.

Steven is a technology industry authority and has participated in speaking engagements for IBM, Oracle, and Microsoft, discussing the challenges currently facing CTOs.