Chief Technology Officer
A veteran of multiple high-tech startups, Weghorst specializes in creating and growing business software companies. Since the 1990's, He has founded and served as CEO and/or executive team member on multiple venture funded companies.
Companies under his leadership have received start-up and follow-on financings totaling well over $100 million and have resulted in numerous successful M&A and IPO events. He has also held senior product development positions at other global software firms.
Recent technology start-ups include: Media Logic, iChat, Ventix Systems, Question Technologies, Troux Technologies and most recently x8 Data Company. Weghorst's technology expertise has centered around business productivity software, with emphasis on enterprise level deployments for communications, strategic planning, data and analytics.
Currently, Weghorst serves as an executive advisor to technology start-ups as well as serving on multiple university business school advisory committees. He has been published in numerous industry publications, authored technology books and has been awarded multiple technology patents. He holds a B.E.D. Texas A&M University and an M.S. from Cornell University.