Founders

Thomas Runzo

President / CEO

Tom Runzo, age 51, co-founded  Equisolve in 2006.  Prior to Equisolve, Tom co-founded Equala, a fifty-person media technology company in 2001.  Prior to founding Equala, he was VP of Sales & Partner Relations at Qode.com during the .com era.  Prior to that,Tom was the Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Quest Net Corporation, a publicly traded internet wireless backbone provider.  In 1988, he co-founded and was the COO of Diversified Technology Group ('DITEK') where he managed nearly 150 employees who manufactured, sold, and distributed surge protection equipment to Fortune 500 companies.  DITEK was an ISO 9000 electronic manufacturer which was awarded the Business of the Year in 1994, and Technology Fast 50 in 1995 and 1996.  Tom was responsible for all operations including the product development of hundreds of UL Listed electronic products.  Tom also was responsible for sales and marketing for the organization.  Tom has over twenty years of C-level management experience. 


Eric Mason

CTO / COO

Eric Mason, age 33, co-founded  Equisolve in 2006.  Prior to Equisolve, Eric co-founded Equala in 2001 and served as the CTO of the fifty-person media technology company.  Eric led a design team of thirty developers and was the architect of a leading-edge system that was written in JAVA and sat on an Oracle database.  Prior to that, he was with Questnet.  In 1998 he was hired to write software that created a virtual server which, at the time, was not an off-the-shelf product.  Ahead of its time, the virtual server is now an industry standard, and every hosting company in the world runs them.