Meet our team

Co-Founder & CEO

Reed Clayton

Reed is an entrepreneurial, highly creative, multi-talented leader and advisor with over 20 years of experience.


As a startup Executive with multiple exits and an active member of the Pacific Northwest startup community, Reed appreciates the complexities of bringing new products to new markets.

Co-Founder & CTO

Narayan Sainaney

Narayan loves the intersection of technology and business strategy. He has a passion for all things technology, and his motto is: if it runs on silicon, I can master it.


With a career spanning desktop applications, web, mobile, and cloud computing, Narayan has shipped products running on numerous platforms (Mac, Windows, Linux, iOS, Android, AWS, Azure).

Co-Founder & President

David Shore

David is a visionary entrepreneur and finance expert with a deep focus on the tech sector, renowned for guiding companies to enhance their value for successful exits.


David was pivotal in growing, a connected car platform, reaching over 1 million subscribers and securing $75M in financing, leading to a valuation surpassing $200M. 

Vice President of Engineering

Georg Friedrich

Georg’s experience spans more than 20 years of software development roles in industries ranging from printing to online fundraising and e-commerce.


His journey includes co-founding Germany’s largest online donation platform, and scaling an online marketplace from startup to IPO.

Senior Director of Client Success

John Poyser

John is an experienced technology leader with a passion for customer success. For over 25 years, he has helped organizations design and transform their technical architectures and platforms to support strategic and operational goals.


John has a strong background in both technology and business strategy and has been involved in multiple acquisitions and helped bring multiple products to market. 

Team Advisors

Codezero Board Chair

Matt Abrams

Formerly: Hyperion, Oracle, Seven Peaks Ventures

VP Strategic Partnerships Thoughtspot

Michael Setticasi

Formerly: Data Robot, Alteryx, SAP

Angel Investor

Marty Weiner

Formerly: Founding Engineer, Pinterest, CTO Reddit


Sudhir Reddy

Formerly: Oracle, Chef, Intuit

CPO, Peloton — Board Member, Hubspot

Nick Caldwell

Formerly: CPO Looker, GM Twitter, GM PowerBI Microsoft

CEO Mimoto

Kris Bondi

Formerly: Heavybit, Bitnami,

Board Member, Advisor & Investor

Jim Routh

Formerly: CSO for AETNA, JP Morgan, Chase, KPMG, & American Express

VP Eng. & Cloud, Sera4

Jeff Klink

Formerly: SoftLayer, IBM Cloud

CEO, V-Satcast, Inc.

Gary Roshak

Formerly: Kymeta, Mojio