Dave Steckler –
Founder and architect of Mysticetus. Dave has been a high-level professional programmer for over 30 years. Dave’s work has ranged from video games, forestry management technology, GPS mapping, and many years with Microsoft Research working on huge-scale data systems. Dave has founded numerous startups. In the 90’s he was co-founder of Nobeltec where he invented many of the systems used to navigate vessels worldwide. In the early 2000’s CENav pushed the limits of pre-smartphone handheld computing devices. With Mysticetus, Dave’s latest entrepreneurial foray into environmental science brings to bear all his previous experience from mapping/GPS, computer networking, big data and cloud storage.
Paul Donlan –
Director of Business Development. Paul spent the first half of his career developing simulation software for flight trainers. The next half of his career has been involved in learning and driving all things software development from soup to nuts. This has encompassed everything from requirements gathering, software specification writing, project scheduling, costing and release management, team development, security, back-end services design, and customer evangelism and sales.