Sergio Mello is a pioneer designer, communicator and entrepreneur. A Brazilian native, Sergio founded SVM Designs at 23 years old while pursuing a Graphics degree in San Francisco. During the 90s Sergio served in several technology startups in the area of 3D graphics visualization, including European based ElectroGIG, Jaleo International, and Imagos Productions. In 2000, Sergio joined Apple as 3D Graphics Technology Manager, in Steve Jobs' historic corporate turn around. As a result, Sergio was hired as Senior Product Manager for the turn-around of the iconic high-end graphics pioneer SGI. Sergio spearheaded RioPoint Enterprises, DaTerraWeb and served as Marketing Director for PureDepth. Sergio also volunteered as Secretary of Communications for CRBE (Council of Brazilians Living Abroad) at the Brazilian Ministry of External Affairs, and remains an activist for peace, justice and democracy. Sentis Systems is the product of decades of Silicon Valley experience, and Sergio's ultimate quest to use technology to achieve the highest levels of human insight and coherence.
Rio Mohan Dluzak is a lifelong entrepreneur and science advocate who is driven by her passion for neuroscience, applying current advances, and innovating future applications to achieve real-world impact.
• Brazilian-American with native fluency in Portuguese and English. Write and speak Spanish and French.
• Proven track record as Localization Specialist, Content Producer, and Interpreter and Translator.
• Leadership in thought and action. Demonstrated ability to drive for results. Careful planner and problem solver.
• Excellent communication skills, articulate speaker, careful listener, clear and concise writer.
• Team player and team builder. Strong interpersonal skills. Quick learner, enthusiastic, and creative.
• Passionate about efficiency, openness, human connection, football, great food and a good laugh.
• Maintain daily knowledge of current affairs, trends, and colloquialisms in Brazil.
Working as a Software Engineer for almost 10 years with an extensive background in many kinds of business makes me a very dynamic and experienced professional. Today I feel ready to make a difference on a corporation. Not only made of technical skills but also really proactive and available to help on business decisions based on company goals. I used to have company products as a child and really wanted to see them grow strong and healthy. Beautiful results are like a deep and fresh breath to me! I really love my job and believe that’s the key to successful results. For me having a special environment with special people at the office, committed to a common goal, is all we need to have fun.
Accomplished leader in technology delivery with 13 years of successful experience in leading organizations to deliver innovative solutions loved by millions worldwide. Adept at developing product strategies and bringing new products to life. Extensive experience in UX management and in all phases of consumer-centric product development.
Paulo is a multi-disciplinary Front End Engineer and team leader who understands the project's big picture. Paulo has experience in agile development and the fast pace of startup technology operations.
Paulo's core areas are:
- Object oriented programming;
- HTML, CSSS ;
- SQL Server, MySQL;
- Performance and scalability
Carey brings wide-ranging experience in management from the entertainment, technology and global business sectors. Having worked in all aspects of corporate growth from concept to launching companies to fully mature billion dollar corporations, both nationally and internationally, she is accomplished in creating integrated, multi-disciplinary communications programs and building effective strategies from the ground up.
She has held full-time as well as executive level consulting posts, working with a portfolio of companies which have included; CMO of a Trans media company, Senior VP Corporate Communications for an entertainment software company; VP, Strategic Alliances and Marketing for a global interactive entertainment company; VP and Managing Partner for a private investment banking firm; President of a high tech global advertising agency; business and marketing consulting for an international animation/film/software company; a 3D software company; a children’s internet/entertainment software company; and other entertainment and technology-based startups and established firms. Additionally, she served as Marketing Director/Manager for a digital post production facility. She was Global Program Manager for a Silicon Valley computer hardware company where she was responsible for their worldwide training centers, developing, implementing and managing a franchise training program focusing on immersive technology training for professionals in the entertainment industry around the globe. Initially focusing on two “flagship” centers in Santa Monica and London, she went on to project manage and open additional training centers in Germany, Austria, Spain and India as well as working with candidate sites in Australia, Korea, France, New York, Singapore, Brazil, Chile, Japan, and Canada.
Prior to her foray into the entertainment industry, she was Dean of the largest private art university in the United States. She has taught presentation techniques and industry overviews to both college students and professionals; and has also managed projects for numerous entertainment productions, corporate presentations, film and music videos. She has chaired advisory boards and served as an advisor to several boards of directors. Her initial background is as an advertising consultant, graphic designer and art director.
Front-end engineer living in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with 10+ years of experience in web design. Specialized in front-end development and with a clean, efficient, and standards-compliant HTML/CSS in any programming environment or CMS.