Pamela Swingley is a seasoned software executive with more than 20 years of experience working with technology companies of all sizes. Pam has a passion for early stage companies. She has managed marketing strategy and programs for three successful startups: Onlink Technologies which was acquired by Siebel, Shoplink Collision Estimating, a division of ADP, and Gate58 Marketing, a leader in B2B lead generation. In 2005, she founded Savvy Internet Marketing, a consulting firm specializing in online marketing, website design and usability. Pam holds a B.S. degree in Human Development from UC Davis and an MBA from Saint Mary’s College in Moraga.
Phil Wang is a seasoned software developer and manager who has created a number of diverse software applications. His engineering experience includes building fault-tolerant mainframe applications, distributed enterprise java applications, and Web 2.0 social media platforms. At Oracle he created the Oracle.com Web technology road map, and oversaw enterprise 2.0 projects. As the Chief Software Architect at RivalWatch, Phil designed and lead the development of the core technologies behind the company’s competitive intelligence services. He has also designed and developed real-time fault-tolerant telecommunications applications for Sprint and AT&T. Phil earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the Shanghai University of Engineering Science, Shanghai, China.