SkySync® is a wholly-owned product of Portal Architects, Inc., an Ann Arbor, Michigan-based company. Portal Architects' development and architectural staff is comprised of several Senior .NET engineers, with extensive ECM, BPM and Microsoft SharePoint development expertise. The company is privately held.
Mark Brazeau - CEO
With over 30+ years of management experience, 20+ Years of ECM Experience and 27 years of experience within Sales and Marketing, Mark has leveraged his diverse business background to launch/grow five successful start-ups during his professional career.
As a hands-on executive, Mark has a wide variety of technical certifications including Image, Content, Document. and Web Content Management. He also has extensive experience in business process redesign and improvement. As VP of Sales and Marketing for several companies during his career, he earned numerous Microsoft, IBM and FileNet sales certifications and awards.
Aside from orchestrating daily operations, Mark also serves as CEO of BlueThread Technologies
, a SharePoint–based ECM software development company which won Microsoft’s SharePoint Innovation Award in 2010.
Locally, Mark is a chair sponsor of Peace Neighborhood, an active participant in Habitat-for-Humanity and other local and international non-profit causes that help people and their communities.
Steve Woodward - Chief Technology Officer
Steve has over 22 years in the Information Technology field, focusing primarily on web technology, workflow, imaging, and ECM solutions. He has designed, built, and delivered applications for several Fortune 500 companies including some of the country's largest insurance and financial companies.
Steve, a Microsoft Certified Professional with a degree in Electrical Engineering and a Six Sigma Green Belt, has also worked within the manufacturing industry IT space, delivering inventory management, data warehouse, and workflow applications.
Via historical roles as developer, team lead, and development lead, Steve has managed all phases of the software lifecycle; including design, development, documentation, automated testing, and QA. As a hands-on executive, he has delivered several enterprise-class workflow solutions on multiple workflow engines and technologies.
Shaun Becker - Chief Architect
For the majority of his career, Shaun has filled the role of Senior Architect, leading teams that spanned multiple geographies and time zones. Shaun specializes in designing and implementing ReST/SOAP web services, spatial, and analytic applications as well as single instance, multi-tenant large-scale/high performance web applications.