TEAM Aadi Shukla Aadi is a tennis enthusiast and an avid fan of thrilling mysteries. He always strives for excellence in whatever he does. His dream is to witness a live match at the Wimbledon Center Court. Aaron Lingmann The drive inside of Aaron is simple, it’s helping others maximize their potential. People reach their potential through a team environment. It’s never one person, one thought or one idea. It’s a plethora of outside influences pushing the right buttons inside a person. Through industry knowledge, a unique approach and a personal touch, Aaron finds the correct buttons. Aaron Short Aaron now calls the beaches of Corpus Christi in South TX home. In the car biz his whole life, he is a self-motivated, goal-driven individual that believes the key to motivating others lies in our ability to serve those we wish to motivate. Aasif Khan Aasif was once late for class and was not allowed to enter as the punishment. He strives to be on-time for everything now. Adam DeClerico Adam is most passionate about being a loving Dad to his son. When not helping automotive dealers improve their processes and profitability, Adam also loves family time, playing competitive soccer, boating and cooking. He strongly believes in the foundation of teamwork and is always willing to help his team! Akshat Agarwal Akshat loves to watch movies and travel. He is always ready to go on a trek. He believes “Winners never quit, and quitters never win.” Akshat Saraswat Akshat is a tech enthusiast and a gamer. He never misses an opportunity to meet new people and learn from them. He is an avid watcher of almost every sport on TV, and also believes that “behind every successful person is a substantial amount of coffee” Alka Nath Work in progress. Both this bio and the human being who wrote it. Amit Sharma Humility is the ability to give up your pride and still retain your dignity. Aman Malhotra Aman is a revenue operations and analytics executive with 9+ years of experience working with startups. She loves building functions from the ground up and believes in servant leadership. In her free time she loves traveling, strength training, and spending time with family. Andrew Pavlot Andrew likes to go fly fishing, travel to the National Parks, and combine those two interests whenever possible. Andrew and his wife Jackie have a daughter, Grace. Aniket Chakrabarty Aniket is a technology enthusiast and passionate photographer, having experience in Linux administration and cloud. Animesh Pathak Ph.D Dr. Animesh is the resident absent-minded mad-scientist at myKaarma, and in this role, he gets to get away with having the coolest toys, and scribbling nonsensical mathematical symbols on the whiteboards. He also loves swimming, cooking, and movies, though not necessarily at the same time. Ansh Gupta Ansh is a travel enthusiast who wants to visit every corner of the world before turning 30. Independence and individuality influence most of his decisions in life. He loves conversations, cooking, eating, trekking, football, swimming and everything that involves an adrenaline rush. Anubhav Anubhav is a tech enthusiast constantly striving for growth and improvement. With an unwavering passion for technology, I immerse myself in the ever-evolving digital world. When not exploring new frontiers, you’ll find me engrossed in the thrilling world of cricket and chess, cherishing every moment. Apratim Sadhu Apratim is tech and AI aficionado who loves listening to music and watching movies. A fitness freak who loves to cook. He finds inspiration in helping other people. A man with a mission to make a difference. All he needs is a pen and paper. He loves to read(a potterhead) and has a knack for adventure sports. Araceli Arrata People are my passion and I have been in customer service throughout my career. I enjoy fast-paced work environments that feed my adrenaline. I am thrilled to start a new chapter in my career that involves learning new skills and being part of a strong support team that I can grow with, learn from, and contribute to. I’m a nature freak and an animal lover. I am grateful for my family and being a mother to two very active boys. Favorite quote: A negative mind will never give you a positive life. Arjun Tomar Arjun feels that he is mostly bad at things he loves and he loves cricket, football and movies. A test match at lords, and singing YNWA at Anfield, are a few of his dreams. Aseem Khare Aseem is a gadget geek and is obsessed with console gaming. He is an avid traveler and could be found lazing off in the pool on weekends. Ashwini Singh Tomar Mountains.Music.Sports.Football.FIFA. Forever Blaugrana ! Ayush Patwari Ayush loves to design, draw, and play video games (mostly CSGO). In his free time, he likes watching TV shows and anime. Ayush Rawat Ayush almost constantly feels amazed by nature. Addicted to food. Loves talking. Believes that if someone is not able to understand algorithms then they should sit back and think about how humans are able to walk or talk. Blaine Schultz When Blaine is not training in the field, you can find him gaming or riding his bikes. Brad Baracz Brad resides in Cleveland, OH and gets to enjoy the local park systems. He brings with him seven years experience in automotive SaaS working in sales, marketing and analytics. In his spare time he enjoys 3D printing and tabletop gaming. Cara Peters Cara is a California native but a recent transplant to the greater Atlanta area. She enjoys spending time with her family, trying Southern cuisine, and exploring the lush Georgia terrain. Carmen Huynh I’m an avid learner in everything that’s seems interesting. In my free time, I can be found stuck in YouTube rabbit-holes on topics such as 3D printing, desktop CNC machines, and how-to guides on building a nano aquarium etc. I also love bubble tea, coffee, and ice cream, so I’ll almost never turn down an invite for a small break of one of the three. Chetan Rawat Chetan has a keen interest in problem solving. You can often find him in front of a terminal, fixing things, making them work better, experimenting, or figuring out whether to use Helvetica or Century gothic in his graphic designs. Christopher Murphy Chris is a husband and father of four who loves spending time with his family and has a passion for sports. He has been in the automotive business for 12 years including eight on the software side. He enjoys seeing new places, meeting new people, and the occasional game of pickleball. Coy Lynch Coy is a new and classic car enthusiast and automotive technology fanatic. He has over 20 years experience leading specialized operations teams in the electronic payment acquiring space. Originally from rural west Texas with later stays on the Florida and California coast lines, he spends off peak hours running trails, at a car show of any kind, and actively contributing to FindAGrave.com. Daniel Dianich Born in Tokyo but a Californian at heart. Binging on life…and Netflix shows. Dawn Spitler Dawn considers herself the car “guy” as she’s been in the automotive industry in some capacity her whole life. She wrote a book report about Rudolf Diesel and spontaneous combustion in the third grade and helped rebuild an engine for the car her parents bought her when she was fifteen years old. Denise Farrar An automotive enthusiast inside and out, I’ve done everything from being a lube tech to building engines to shop service consulting. Working for/with several types of aftermarket automotive shops helped me understand techniques and shop owner types commonly seen in the service industry. In my spare time, I enjoy car events, watching motorsports, doing photography, and spending time with my senior dog. Dilbwag Singh Bhamra I am a technology enthusiast who also has immense liking for dogs. Love to try out new technologies and gadgets. In my leisure time I like to binge watch suspense/thriller genres and travel places! Dillon Young Dillon is a Cincinnati native living in Northern Indiana and is a huge Bengals and LSU football fan. He loves the outdoors and his favorite hobby is freshwater fishing. He grew up on dealer lots and decided to pursue an automotive career after graduating college. He believes that relationships are the backbone of the auto industry and loves building and maintaining great relationships with clients. Don Sander If you are looking for Don, there are only a few places to look; Behind a computer, behind a drum set or guitar, on a motorcycle, and or possibly on top of a mountain. You will not find him in front of a camera, so don’t bother looking there. Doug MacGlashan Serial peanut butter eater. NYTimes xword solver (in pen). Luv humans & pets..pets more, & running. Committed to customers living the dream. Garrett Jockel Garrett once sold a Tom Brady Rookie Card for $350 that is now worth over $2,000,000 and does not regret it. While not at the office he enjoys reading business books, mountain biking, or grabbing a Primanti’s sammich in Dahntahn Pittsburgh with his family. Gausav Sharma He was once offered 10 million dollars by Nigerian royalty, which he turned down. He holds the undisputed world record for the most number of un-responded voicemails. He single-handedly brought down the entire email system of a fortune-500 company by clicking on “interesting” emails. Gregory Dailey Greg has played the drums since the age of nine and has been obsessed with music for most of his life. If he’s not watching movies or playing games, then you can find him learning music production, baritone ukulele, or piano. Hemant Babool I love to Code and play CS GO. You can ping me on steam “No0N3”. Himesh Bhatia Loves reading novels and manga and playing Pokemon, & has a major sweet tooth. Harry Potter fan. His sister throws out all the shoes he buys and doesn’t wear. Would like to have the superpower to read minds (a.k.a. legilimency). Hitesh Kumar Hitesh loves hill rides, a technology enthusiast, is a big fan of Open-source world and of sleeping too. Hriddhi Ghosh Hriddhi never gives up an opportunity to debate new ideas. He loves to read Manga., and always strives to be better than yesterday. Ishan Sha Versatility defines me. With the right mindset and attitude, I believe I can deliver on any task. I enjoy true-life movies, especially ones on finance. I have watched The Big Short over half a dozen times and I will watch it again. I am an animal lover, though I won’t ever get a pet. I am a swimmer and runner; I might train for Ironman one day. I love mountain hiking, volleyball, and football, the sport that Messi plays. Jatin Agarwal Jatin’s friends define him as a passionate workaholic. He’s known to dedicate his heart too much. Music is what he seeks to bring harmony to his void life. Jatin Gulati Jatin joined mykaarma India in 2012 and moved to Toronto in 2019 to help start a satellite office. He manages engineering initiatives for myKaarma. In his spare time, he loves to be outdoors — His definition of a good weekend is a long bike ride, city walks to explore historic neighbourhoods and restaurants, or summer camping in North Ontario. Jeff Ranalli After growing up in Pittsburgh, Jeff is looking forward to moving to Arizona and leaving gloomy winters behind for good. His favorite activities include some combination of laughs, good food, family, friends, and colleagues. In his free time, he loves visiting new coffee shops, motorcycle track days, reading, and the constant pursuit of mental and physical fitness. Jenn Tran Jenn is an entrepreneur with a passion for design. In her spare time, she enjoys watching tv shows at 2x the speed of the average person (mostly because she only watches scenes with her favorite characters in it). Joanne Helstowski Joanne has 15 years working in the Automotive Industry as a Fixed Operations Specialist. Her dealers are #1 priority. She is a relationship builder, Mom to 2 sons, 2 dogs, and husband. She loves hiking, boating and Cape Cod living. She knows her sports and loves golf, tennis, and football. Joe Schumacher Joe was born & raised in Michigan and currently resides in the Lake Michigan beach town of Grand Haven. He is a proud alumnus of Northwood University and a classic sports car & coffee enthusiast with over 25 years of experience in the Automotive industry. When he’s not watching his kid’s soccer or volleyball matches, he enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking, cooking, & traveling. Jorge (Nolan) Ramirez Nolan was born and raised in Southern California and currently resides in Culver City. His defining characteristic is his love for food. Everyday is an internal battle between his caloric intake and a crippling need for fat, sugar and salt. Justin Dyck Justin is a curious, introverted, and empathetic problem solver who enjoys designing and 3D printing objects in his spare time. He loves to figure out how things work, watch a movie or binge a TV show in the evenings, and experiment with new recipes in the kitchen. Karan Chugh A big time foodie , who loves travelling to the mountains and stargazing. He is always up for a match of cricket . People who haven’t yet seen him dancing call him an introvert. Karen Kaufhold-Hardie Karen currently lives along the Chesapeake Bay on the Eastern shore of Maryland, but Vermont and New England will always be home. She has 2 grown sons and 2 beautiful granddaughters. She loves tending to her farm of miniature donkeys, Angora goats, chickens, dogs, and cats. She is Reiki certified, and along with her husband, enjoys time with family & friends, cooking, bowling, and watching the Red Sox, Bruins, and Manchester City. Kellin Goldsmith A Coloradoan living in Texas, Kellin is obsessed with finding new places to eat & drink with friends in Austin. When he is not working, he loves to tend to his growing plant collection, climb, disc golf, listen to music, and watch film & television. Keri Koons Keri lives in Forest Lake, MN and comes with 5 years of experience launching SaaS products for dealerships across the country and 10 years of hands-on experience working in the automotive industry. She stays busy with her 2 children, Nora and Jamison. She also loves traveling, kayaking with her family, watching MN Wild hockey, and her vast tropical plant collection. Kevin Mullinax I’m a process-oriented thinker who enjoys helping others. I was in the automotive biz for more than 25 years (parts and service retail). I’m glad I found this side of the industry. -I have a loving wife, Lana, and 2 furkitties, Brady and Maizy. -When I’m not working I love hitting the gym, golfing (playing and instructing), fishing, and being a home chef. -Fun Fact: I play the banjo, guitar, mandolin, and piano! Kevin Scott Jr. Kevin was born and raised in Baltimore County, MD where he became a multi-sport athlete. After graduating from Towson University, he began his career path in the medical sales field working for Stryker in South Florida selling orthopedic implants. Over the next ten years he sold capital equipment for Cynosure and neuromodulation devices for Stimwave. At a young age he was introduced to the outdoors by his father and continues to be an avid hunter and fisherman during his free time. Kevin Soares Moved 6 years ago from Massachusetts to Florida. Just had enough of the New England winters. Enjoy sitting on the beach relaxing, listening to the waves crash. Love spending time with family and friends and recently becoming a grandfather. Have a passion for the automotive industry and assisting dealers to improve customer satisfaction and profits. When home I enjoy cooking, being outside and listening to classic rock. Kim Skovold Kim loves people and doggies! Training them is the best part (doggies that is), people can be fun too. Cuddling is her favorite exercise she is all about fitness. Kiran Udeshi Kiran has enjoyed vehicles ever since he was young. He even use to take apart his hot wheels to see what made them run. For the last 25 years, he continued his passion in the automotive space with various OEM manufacturers prior to joining mykaarma. Kristen Powell Kristen is a motivator and optimist. If you need a pep talk, she is your sounding board! She loves traveling and cruising. She rides her own motorcycle and during the summer that is where you will find her. She is an avid movie goer, especially horror films, although she typically watches through her fingers! Leah Prasch Leah is an exceptionally motivated sales professional with 15+ years proven success in the automotive industry. She continues her hard work on the farm where she enjoys spending time with her husband, playing with the animals and gardening. Madison Vande Sompel Madison grew up and lived most of her life in Toronto. She loves food, spending time outside when it’s warmer, and animals. She also loves traveling and always looks forward to visiting new destinations. Mamta Nath A passionate guitar player. Solving hard puzzles in Sudoku and learning new languages is a past time hobby. Man Sun Man loves to play table tennis and video games. She likes the moment when everything “clicked” (like lego blocks). She likes to try new stuff but she chooses to stay at home playing games on most weekends. Manish Giri I am a programmer with a knack for playing FPS and strategic games. One thing that I am better at than coding is watching anime, so in the future, if myKaarma ever comes up with an anime-related profile, I call dibs on it. Mark Bures Mark grew up in Southern California but has lived half of his life elsewhere, including the US East Coast, South America, and Southeast Asia. He loves to travel, learn about everything, try cooking new dishes, and spending time with his family. Markeesha Clarke Markeesha is the most introverted extrovert you will ever meet. Although she enjoys staying home and watching reality TV with her cat (Pookie), she also equally enjoys meeting new people and creating new memories… Balance. In her spare time, you can find her reading, creating art or hanging with friends and family. Martina Sly Born in Argentina, grew up in South Florida, and now living life in Southern California. Catch Martina out on the water in her spare time. She is happy to give you sailing lessons and show pictures of her dog if you ask! 🙂 Matt Bateman The head of marketing at myKaarma is a self-admitted car and technology geek – and fortunate to work at the crossroads of both industries. Long walks on the beach are hard to come by in landlocked Colorado, but summer hikes in the mountains with his family make a great substitute. Michael Reeves Mike was born on the east coast but has called LA home for the past 15 years. Professionally, Mike has helped build top performing customer-facing organizations across multiple countries. Personally, Mike acknowledges he might never sleep again after he and his wife welcomed a baby girl in August 2021. Misha Neverov Misha is passionate about constructing high-performance teams and systems – a dedication that once led his relay team to clinch the 3rd place in the San Francisco trail run. Outside of the professional realm, I’m an avid traveler and runner, always on the lookout for the next adventure or trail to explore. When I’m not on the move, you can find me cherishing moments with friends, as building connections is at the core of what defines me. Mohnish Gupta Monish thrives on lively discussions with friends, relishes trekking adventures, and is a fervent cricket enthusiast. Professionally, he is a tech geek with a keen eye for critique. Morgan McMaster When Morgan isn’t working, he can be found playing tennis with his wife Erin, keeping up with the latest automotive news, or watching professional wrestling. When he is working, he can sometimes be found defending his New York Knicks to his co-workers OR defending his taste in sneakers to his co-workers. Nadia Shah I consider myself an extrovert and I enjoy spending most of my time with friends and family. My hobbies include traveling, finding new places to eat, and playing with my cat. I am also very passionate about helping others through my role at work and volunteering. Naveen Kumar I am fond of playing table tennis and have represented my school & college at various inter-state competitions. I want to travel the world and learn a lot ! I am very fond of reading novels, and my bag always contains at least one. Neville (Joe) Byrd Neville loves to travel and wishes to visit Asia at some point. His father owned a shrimp boat, so as a kid he grew up having to be on the boat shrimping during the summer, on the weekends. He loves the water and the beaches. One of his favorite places to visit is New York City where he used to spend each Christmas enjoying 5th Avenue, Rockefeller Center, Central Park, and going to Radio City to see the Christmas Spectacular with the Rockettes. He currently lives in Dallas, TX and loves the city! Nick Tykoski You can find me on any of the Great Lakes; jet-skiing or swimming, hanging with my dogs, or enjoying time my beautiful wife. Nikhil Gupta Nikhil is a huge football fan and his favourite club is Real Madrid. He hopes to watch a live El Clásico at Santiago Bernabéu and a Federer v/s Nadal at Wimbledon. He likes to read science fiction novels and watch movies. Nirod Samal Nirod is easy-going, nature-lover and an avid morning walker. Also loves to indulge himself in database programming. Nitesh Gupta Nitesh is a constant seeker of self-improvement through connecting with people and gaining knowledge from their experiences. Passionate about cricket, he is always up for a game, or watching matches. He is fond of Indian snacks and savors their delightful flavors. Nitesh finds joy in the lightheartedness of comedies and the excitement of thrilling films. Palak Goel Palak is a dreamer. She dreams big, and tries hard to make those dreams come true. She loves to explore all sorts of new things, be it food, some adventurous activity, new skills, new places. Panos Kotselas Panos’s life is cut straight from the movie “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” – Opa!! Learning about various cultures, languages, and foods is how he enjoys his free time. A spirited drive down the pacific coast highway or a perilous off-roading trip is how he likes to decompress! Paras Sipani Paras is a firm believer of traveling is the solution of all and wants to travel the whole world one day. He is also an avid reader with current interests in reading about human mind and actions. He can play FIFA anytime of the day and is a big Indian foodie. Besides human, he has a soft corner for dogs. Parveen Gulati Parveen, the word means ‘Expert’ in Hindi. I love travelling, going for long drives and cooking (sometimes) – for fun. Pawel Bulka Pawel was born in Poland, grew up in Brooklyn, New York and now resides in the Northern Suburbs of Chicago. He still thinks that New York pizza is better. He has spent 20 years in the automotive industry. His different roles have run the gamut from frontline to SaaS. As a true car-guy he enjoys anything automotive and tech related especially motorsports. Peter Cheng Peter is a big foodie and enjoys traveling around the world. Peter is now hungry after writing this. Phani Gubba Phani is a finance enthusiast. He loves to play cricket, travel and enjoys cooking. His stress buster is chilling with friends and family. He likes to network and build relationships. On a professional front, he is always inquisitive and eager to learn new things. Phanindra Maddasani Introvert. Likes to Play Outdoor Games And sleep in free time. Prakash Tiwari Loves playing chess & football and watching movies (with imdb rating >8). Prashant Dwivedi Prashant enjoys recording cinematic videos in his free time. He is also curious about how the world is going to look in 2050! Prince Gupta Prince calls himself a Gamer and a Problem Solver. He hasn’t travelled much yet but his dream is to travel around the world and try out various adventure sports. Priybhanu Yadav I’m a tech enthusiast, competitive programmer and anime lover. I always try to deliver more than what is expected from me. I am very excited to learn new things and see the impact of my work. Quinton Perry Quinton is a Pennsylvania Native with a professional background in Automotive Software. He is an avid Podcast listener, Sports fan (Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Penguins, and Tottenham Hotspur), and loves getting his hands dirty for any DIY project around the house! Quinton played soccer for the majority of his life and as a youngin’ enjoyed a brief stint playing overseas in Austria and Germany. Rahul Agarwal I am an enthusiastic learner. I love binge watching shows in my free time and I love driving. Rahul Yadav Loves Humans & Coffee, Plays snooker in spare time, Technology freak and internet nut. Listens to Rap music (favorite Eminem), Loves Life , Wants to make a difference in the world. Rajat Sharda Rajat is an ambitious and versatile person. Moreover he likes to go for long drives, play football, cricket and listens to music in his free time. Rajat Singhal Love listening to music, singing and playing them. That one day moment of my life is to pack a bag, put on headphones and leave for an adventure. Raj Kumar Raj loves tech and maths in general. He wants to learn more in core computer science and mathematics domain and thrives to learn and solve problems. Apart from work He is a huge sports fan and wants to watch Ind vs Pak test match at MCG/Lord’s and also a Bayern vs Madrid champions league game at Allianz arena. Rakesh Singh Rakesh is a riddle solver consultant at mykaarma who solves every supply chain problem in its uniqueness. In his role, he gets to use buzz words and jargons like he invented them. In his free time he likes to read about economics and politics, but certainly he’s far from being political. Ravikant Maurya Ravi is a traveler, an observer who tries to make sense of everything around him. He has a very diverse set of interests ranging from mathematics to philosophy. He is someone who wants the world to be a little better for him having lived in it. Ravi Teja Ravi is a big foodie, loves to cook delicious south indian dishes and solve complex mathematical problems, started a project to climb everest one day. Interested in coding and sketching. Rich Samuels Rich Samuels has produced Emmy-award winning documentaries and news programs, written four young adult novels, and has led filmmaking and creative writing workshops everywhere from juvenile institutions to high schools, senior citizen centers and at a school in Delhi, India. Rishabh Sinha Rishabh is a thalassophile and a big seafood lover. Loves to dance, play fifa, huge football fan and hopes to become good at playing football someday as well. He takes some time to get used to new people – till then, he’s very quiet and reserved. Once he gets to know you, he’s a completely different person- sarcastic, outspoken, and silly. Rishi Roy Rishi loves to travel new places and watch sci-fi shows . He likes nonsense; it wakes up the brain cells. Robert Butler Robert is a basic country boy from Texas.He has made the automotive business a career starting with service advisor to the last five years as a business implementation consultant. He loves hunting, fishing, and just being outdoors! He has been married for 30 years to his wife Kelly, and has two wonderful boys Jake and Shane. If you are curious or have any questions feel free to holler at him! Robert Wakeling Rob was born and raised in Northern Ohio, and is a lifelong Cleveland Indians, Cavs, and Browns fan. He is a proud alumni of Kent State University. He and his wife Nikole love to travel to Alabama to watch the Tide football games, cook, play golf and find new restaurants. They also look forward to their February trips to new countries, recently Costa Rica and the Turks & Caicos Rohan Jain Rohan possess an entrepreneurial mindset, constantly seeking fresh challenges and avenues for personal and professional growth. With a rich background in product and marketing roles within zero to one startups, I have accumulated over 6 years of valuable experience. My academic journey includes a Bachelor’s degree in Technology from IIT Guwahati, India, and an MBA from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Rony Ghaly Born in the Lands of Pharos, love to read History, Technology, Hi tech and science. Also loves to swim, watch movies, listen to music and work in the house fixing broken things. Ryan Castro My hobbies include going to the gym, watching football and most importantly spending time with my son! On my days off you can catch us at the beach, pool or Disneyland! Sahil Kumar Sahil is an intersection of two extremities. The biggest computer geek you can find, while being the most athletic person in your contact. He likes to express himself through his work. Always up for playing games (FPS or SPORTS). Samantha Sabo Samantha was born and raised in Pittsburgh but has also lived in San Diego and Roanoke, Virginia. She has an 8 month old mini Australian Shepherd puppy named Barbara. Samantha loves to hike, travel, volunteer, and in general, explore new places and try new things! Santos Antonetti Santos loves working with customers. With two decades of experience in Customer Service, he feels that “proactive” could be his middle name. When not behind a computer, you can find him swimming, biking, or running trails – Two times Ironman and ultra-marathon 50 miles finisher. Satish Bhadouria Loves to solve puzzles ,reading articles on internet and talking with friends. Satyendra Singh Curious, Wild life lover, Loves to learn new things. He makes technology obey him. Saurabh Singh Tiwari I like to watch sitcoms in my free time. I have a never ending love for watching and playing cricket and I am fascinated by recent advancements in technologies. Scott Jamieson I am a Motor City Gearhead; I like spending time on the water; going “Up North”; and camping. And remember if you do come to visit make sure to pack for all 4 seasons, regardless of travel date or length of stay. You will thank me. Scott Filippi Scott is a veteran of the automotive industry with 30 years of experience. His first 16 years were in automotive retail where he held positions from sales to operating partner. The next 14 years found him jumping the fence to work with SaaS technology providers in the industry. He loves the automotive space and the opportunity it has provided to learn, innovate and execute in a fast paced environment. Shawn Morse Shawn was born into the automotive industry, he grew up in the business and was fortunate to work every role (aside from service technician) in his family’s dealership prior to becoming the Dealer. He has spent the last 15 years helping dealerships communicate more effectively and efficiently with their customers using software tools. Shayne Cherian Shayne is born an Indian, raised an Arab, and on the road to being Canadian. An avid video editor experimenting with content both on Youtube and Twitch, he can also be found sampling each city’s local shawarma joints. Shon Lucas Shon loves the outdoors, sports, and spending time with his fur baby Finn. Shon has a large family and enjoys visiting and spending time with them whenever he can. Shunali Moza Shunali likes balance in everything that she does. She likes hitting the mountains as much as making presentations. She is a good listener and always up for conversations over “Chai (tea)”. When she is not challenging herself with something new, you’ll find her watching Netflix or listening to music. Stacy Kim When she’s not designing, Stacy loves to go on outdoor adventures, travel, watch horror movies, and pet dogs. She has fostered 3 dogs before and can’t wait to have one of her own some day! Sri Mouli Kathula Mouli is a lazy tech geek who loves driving. If travelling is free you will never see him again. He spends his free time playing chess and poker. Stephanie Larios Barillas Stephanie was born in El Salvador and moved to Canada when she was 15 years old. She is an adventurous soul who loves new experiences and is happy to take on new challenges. When she is not working as a Support analyst, she loves to help people in any way she can. She has a passion for science and technology and some of her interests include fitness, soccer, as well as camping and kayaking. Stephen Jackson Stephen was raised outside of Pittsburgh PA. He enjoys staying active, which includes; working out, playing basketball, and squash. He has a 145 pound Great Dane. Stephen Rodgers Steve spends his days flying with Ironman, dealing with SHIELD and world problems, but mostly telling and selling. Suzanne Rogers Suzanne has a passion for being of service whether through her job or through volunteer activities. She enjoys community building and leading amazing teams. Swadha Awasthi Loves to watch cricket and hopes to someday watch it live from Lords. Spends spare time cooking and following the financial market. Tafsir Alam Tafsir means ‘Interpretation’ and true to my name I love explaining all kinds of things! I am also fond of listening to light music, playing games, and teaching. Tina Feitz Family time is important and keeps me busy when not working on the success of myKaarma. A traveler at heart and especially enjoy being by water; hence why I just can’t seem to leave California. Hobbies include singing, dancing and the rare chance to be in a musical. TJ Loup TJ is a Louisiana native who grew up in the automotive industry and has held positions in sales through management over the last 14 years. He loves cars, motorcycles, and just about anything else that goes fast! On the flip side, he also loves being a father to 3 kids and spending as much time with the family as possible. Truc Nguyen Truc loves to watch movies and go out to eat with her family. She spends her spare time playing video games or coding (C#/SQL) for fun. Ujj Nath Ujj is chief cook and bottle washer, and loves swimming and riding bikes. He looks forward to his 40+mile bike rides during the weekend and the Dwight Crum pier-to-pier swim every year.. Currently he is experimenting with his treadmill desk to see if he can stay fit while he works. Vaibhav Pulastya Vaibhav is a low-key addict to his laptop, for the most part, either coding or reading random stuff (mostly irrelevant). He strongly believes that, “If you have enough tea, you can do anything.” Vasudev Mehra Vasu is a multisport athlete (Tennis, Badminton, Table Tennis, and Swimming), car enthusiast, and an avid poker and roulette player. He is obsessed with new technologies and gadgets and idolizes Warren Buffet and Elon Musk. He is an enthusiast of all things related to the water and calls himself a Thalassophile & Aquaphile. Vikas Yadav I am a member of the data engineering team. I love to watch cricket and play action games. A die-hard fan of MS DHONI. “A man is a genius when he is dreaming.” That’s why I spend most of the weekends sleeping. Vipul Khullar I love to read tech blogs, watch TV series and travel. Vipul Mittal A Sketch artist, poet and anime enthusiast. I also love to read novels in my free time. Vishal Rai Vishal is “big”, as his name suggests. He is big on effort, big on results, big on adventure. A recently married man, he goes all out to strike the perfect work life balance. He loves spending time with his family and listening to old Bollywood songs. His soulful eyes can extract confessions out of you, so please beware! Wendy Navarrete Wendy loves National Parks, Tim Ferris, and listening to Podcasts. On the weekends you’ll find her reading a book or planning a distant backpacking trip to Tierra del Fuego. She is currently listening her way through Rolling Stones, Top 100 Albums of All Time. (Currently on # 47) Yatharth Gupta Yatharth loves sleeping a lot and he claims to have reached up to 5-6 levels of nested dreams. He writes down his dreams in a diary every morning and reads them all at the end of the month. He loves travelling to the mountains and is a big foodie – but can cook really well too.