President/ Co-FounderAhmed is a techie and a serial entrepreneur, and in addition to overseeing TrepHub’s day-to-day operations is now running his company Dental Web Now. Ahmed loves to spend his rare free time with his family. He also likes to unwind by meeting up with his fellow organizers and members of the local meetup group, Coders, Hackers, and Founders.
Keith DonaldKeith Donald was a principal and founding partner at SpringSource, the company behind Spring and a division of VMware. Keith is now the founder of SteadyTown which focuses on rapid rehousing for at risk families. He was recognized as Brevard’s Philanthropist of the Year and is very well renowned in the community for his non-profit work. Keith is also a mentor to several Tech Startup in the area. Having boot strapped his previous company to the point where it was worth $50 million, he has quite the experience of being as successful tech entrepreneur in the area.
Treasurer/ Co-FounderBrandon Schmitt is a Software Architect and Entrepreneur at Alidyne Corporation. After graduating with his Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from Florida Institute of Technology, Brandon found himself in a world of embedded software design, prototyping, and product development. Brandon’s current interests include 3D modeling computer vision algorithms, small semi-autonomous aircraft avionics, spaceflight avionics, and his Wi-Fi controlled robotic lawnmower.
Abe WaltonBio coming soon
G. Martin Hall, PH.D.
Chairman, SecretaryMartin has been working with small to mid-size technology businesses since 1999. Familiar with all aspects of complex technology commercialization including developing ideas, government proposals, the patent process, licensing university properties, finding co-development partners, manufacturing and marketing. He has helped companies develop their ideas and grow their companies. He has worked with both TRDA and TrepHub incubators and has taught a class on SBIR proposal writing for both TrepHub and the Florida 8(a) Alliance.