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Tech Holding Team

Tech Holding Designs

Human Experiences

Tech Holding is an international full-service agency headquartered in Los Angeles, California. Our highly talented and innovative teams work closely with our partners from inception through development, management of production releases and ongoing NOC monitoring and support. Our founders and executives have 70 years of combined experience in software engineering in small startups and multi-national companies. We offer innovative software development and unique outsourcing services.

Tech Holding Goal

Customer Satisfaction

At Tech Holding, we can proudly attest that your satisfaction is our primary objective. We hope to partner with you and take part in your success.

Our Services

Portfolio Includes

  • User Research
  • Big Data & Analytics
  • User Experience (UX)
  • Cloud-Based Solutions
  • Product / Project Management
  • Mobile & Web Development
  • Product Design (UI, Branding)
  • IoT Integrations and Solutions
  • Software Architecture
  • Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning
  • Software Engineering & Development
  • 24/7 NOC Services as a service
  • Testing (Manual & Automation)
Meet Our Passionate

Tech Holding Family

Founders

Azat Aslanyan

Co-Founder

Azat Aslanyan

Co-Founder

Prior to founding Tech Holding in 2017, Azat was the CTO for AXS. In addition to the core ticketing platforms, all technologies were engineered and maintained under his leadership, including mobile, beaconing, in-venue technologies and access control.

Prior to joining AXS, Aslanyan held engineering executive positions, including Vice President of Core Platforms at MySpace and Vice President of Engineering at Spot Runner, SMC, MGM Studios and IBM.

Aslanyan is an advisor to start-ups such as Skolkovo Innovation Center in Moscow and GoTo Tags in Seattle. He holds a BS in Management Information Systems and MBA in Management Sciences from California State University, Northridge.

Vimal Savalia

Co-Founder

Vimal Savalia

Co-Founder

We think the words of several of Vimal’s colleagues, past and present, explain best:

“Vimal is one of the few people who has insight into almost any situation. Always looking for opportunities for improvement, Vimal can't help but be a positive influence, not only in his profession, but for the people around him.”

“Vimal is extremely knowledgeable and possess technical skills that I relied upon...He was my go to person whenever there were issues with web application or database issues.”

“...he has been one of the most consistently productive, focused and excellent engineers I've had the pleasure of working with during my career. His capability exceeds his title. He maintains a great attitude and a nurturing management style even amidst the toughest schedules and roadblocks. He is well-regarded by his team and his management team, and is a key contributor to the success of our products.”

Meet Our Team

Aarat Nathwani

Aarat Nathwani

Senior DevOps Engineer

Aarat joined Tech Holding in February 2019. He is Working since 11th grade and developed a passion for computers since he was in school. He has evolved his career from Hardware Engineer to System Administrator and now DevOps. He is passionate about learning and implementing latest and greatest technologies and loves to automate the boring stuff. Aarat knows AWS, Linux, Python, shell scripting, terraform and ansible.

In his free time, he loves to spend time with his kids and family. He loves to read news and blog articles about the latest technology trends.

Andy Saman

Andy Saman

Senior Software Engineer

Veteran web developer working in video conferencing and real time streaming for over 15 years.

Ashis Srivastava

Ashis Srivastava

DevOps Engineer

Ashish joined Tech Holding in January 2019 as DevOps Engineer. Ashish believes in positive thinking and always keep learnings. His beliefs are knowledge has no limits and his passion always gets ready to take challenges. He likes to play Chess.

Bhavin Chauhan

Bhavin Chauhan

Technical Support Engineer

Bhavin joined Tech Holding in September 2018, based from Ahmedabad. He has technical experienced in Linux and AWS cloud, Application Support.

He loves to spend time with family and listen to music - specially bhajans.

Chirag Soni

Chirag Soni

Software Engineer

Chirag joined Tech Holding in June 2018, resides in Ahmedabad with his family. Along with helping other folks in team by his full stack engineering skills, He enjoys Travelling and Learning.

Darshan Sanandiya

Darshan Sanandiya

Senior Software Engineer

Darshan joined Tech Holding in February 2019, resides in Ahmedabad with his family. He has experience with multiple technologies and development methods like PHP, NodeJs, Ruby, MongoDB, and Test Driven Development.

Outside of the office, He is an avid foodie and likes to watch sports on TV, watch movies and playing mobile games.

Yingqiao (Conan) Guo

Yingqiao (Conan) Guo

Software Engineer

After working with Tech Holding for more than 1 year, Conan became Tech Holding's formal employee in March 2019, helping lead engineering efforts on multiple Tech Holding projects. His knowledge of both software development and scalable testing infrastructures has been invaluable to our team. Outside of the office, you can find him residing in Pasadena working out, watching movies and anime, enjoying a good book or the great outdoors. A cooking enthusiast, he is as versatile in the kitchen as he is with software engineering solutions.

Cory Nelson

Cory Nelson

Sr. Program Manager

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Dan Kram

Dan Kram

Sr. Software Engineer

Dan is a software consultant with over a decade of experience, developing full-stack applications in multiple languages and infrastructures. Originally from Saint Louis, he came to Los Angeles to work in tech. During his off time he fulfills his creative side by writing comedy shorts and music.

Dennis Padilla

Dennis Padilla

Senior Software Engineer

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Devang Naghera

Devang Naghera

Software Engineer

Devang came aboard as a Node.js developer in April of 2018, where he works in Ahmedabad. He brings deep experience with various JS libraries including Angular, React and jQuery. He is an avid reader and can usually be found buried in a book or scrolling through Quora, and makes time for friends and music as well.

Dhruv Patel

Dhruv Patel

DevOps Engineer

Dhruv has Developed innovative, fact-based and achievable Information Technology (IT) strategies, structured key issues and generated insight to drive IT strategy as well as performance improvement. Dhruv defined effective procedures to provide appropriate control & assurance of IT activities to achieve planned outcomes.

Hardik Savaliya

Hardik Savaliya

Senior Software Engineer

Hardik joined Tech Holding in March of 2018, working out of the Ahmedabad office as a frontend developer specializing in JS and jQuery, as well as helping manage the growing operations of our team in India. Good street food and catching the newest movies are some of his favorite things to do outside the office.

Himani Patel

Himani Patel

Software Engineer

Himani joined Tech Holding in February 2019 as Software Engineer. She likes to do coding with challenges in platforms such as Java, React Native, Android, Android Studio, and React.js.

In her free time, she loves to travel to discover herself. She likes to read her favorite writer's book of Amish Tripathi and Devdutt Pattanaik.

Jared Cote

Jared Cote

Senior Software Engineer

Jared resides in Culver City, where he spends time with his dog Morris, listening to music, playing video games and reading. When not building beautiful front ends, he dabbles as a weekend DJ and runs his own online radio station. Starting with Tech Holding back in July of 2017, his guidance, reliability and consistency through our team’s rapid growth has been invaluable.

Joephy Hoang

Joephy Hoang

Head of Engineering

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Joseph Cuanan

Joseph Cuanan

Software Engineer

Software developer, data analyst, and aspiring product manager with 4+ years of experience shipping mobile and web applications for various industries including consumer financial services, commercial real estate, and entertainment/media. He loves working at the intersection of business, design, and technology, and using data-informed strategies to build customer-centric products.

Justin Johnson

Justin Johnson

Software Engineer

Justin joined Tech Holding in Jan 2019. He is most likely sipping tea, writing and testing elegant code, and contributing to Open Source in the web community while taking responsibility and command of the changes in next generation web technology, trends, and user experience. He is actively engaged with official and current beta builds of advanced tool stacks, libraries, frameworks, protocols, and development ecosystems that are shaping the future of Internet and the products and services businesses render to consumers.

He performs in multiple disciplines, yet his expertise lies in Front-end Web Development and UI/UX. He thinks about Abstraction and the Separation of Concerns that lend to the ability to scale and maintain products and solutions that require a high level of complexity. He has a deep passion for solving problems, forward-thinking technology, perfecting my craft, and producing work that he can be proud of.

Kapil Barad

Kapil Barad

Senior Software Engineer

Kapil joined the Tech Holding India staff in May 2018, currently residing in Ahmedabad. He originally comes from Junagadh, and is the baby of his family with two older sisters and a brother. In his free time, music and Sci-Fi movies fill his soul, along with his love of teaching.

Kavitha Gunasekaran

Kavitha Gunasekaran

Lead Software Engineer

Kavitha is another early member of the Tech Holding remote team, leading software development as a full-stack engineer. She is located in Chennai, India where her passion for cooking and her love for her 5 year old son keep her busy and fulfilled.

Kenil Bhavsar

Kenil Bhavsar

Senior Product Designer

Kenil joined Tech Holding in May 2018 as our first design staff on India-based team. In his words, "Design is a Problem Solving Profession. It’s all about the process to identify the actual needs, values, motivation, and frustration of people. No design can be done alone!"

Outside of the office, Kenil is an animal lover, who goes out of his way to treat them with the love and compassion they deserve. He cherishes the journey to find purpose in life, guided by the principles of the Bhagavad Gita.

Kushal Mistri

Kushal Mistri

Software Engineer

Kushal joined the Tech Holding remote staff in June 2017, working out of Nadiad, India bringing nearly a decade of software architecting and engineering experience to our team. Outside of work, he’s a gifted chess player and enjoys travel, eating healthy, and meditation.

Michelle Sicard

Michelle Sicard

Senior Project Manager

Michelle joined Tech Holding in October of 2017 and leads our group as a Senior Project Manager, where she brings years of expertise in Scrum/Agile processes, DevOps, project planning, executive operations, and organizational administration. When she gets a break from keeping the gears turning at Tech Holding, you can find her daily at her Pilates gym, brightening a young person's day in her volunteer position at Read to a Child, or traveling the world in search of cute mammals.

Milan Vaja

Milan Vaja

Senior IOS Engineer

Milan joined Tech Holding in September, 2018 with 8+ years of experience in working with client-side technologies. He has expertise with Apple technologies (iOS, tvOS & watchOS) Also, he worked with Adobe Flash, Action Script, JS, and Phonegap.

Outside the office, He loves watching movies, feel the music, fish keeping and traveling.

Milind Patel

Milind Patel

Software Engineer

Milind resides with his family in Ahmedabad where he works out of our India office, specializing in Ruby on Rails development, and brings a breadth of experience and knowledge to our team. He’s fond of a good game of volleyball or cricket, and a plate of Dosa with a cold beer. Milind is a people person, loves connecting with others, and is currently pursuing learning Japanese.

Nikunj Hirapara

Nikunj Hirapara

Technical Support Engineer

Nikunj joined Tech Holding in February 2019 as DevOps Engineer. He has expertise in Amazon web services, Vmware & Microsoft Window.

By his word, the only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today. He is always ready to learn & accept new Challenges and technology.

Piyush Sonigra

Piyush Sonigra

DevOps Engineer

Piyush recently joined the Tech Holding India team as a DevOps Engineer, residing and Ahmedabad by way of Porbandar. Outside of the office, you can find him unwinding to his favorite music and movies, out on the town with friends, or relaxing with family.

Prinda Savaliya

Prinda Savaliya

NodeJS Developer

Prinda joined the Tech Holding India team in January 2018, specializing in NodeJS development and has a strong background in networking infrastructure. She resides with her family in Ahmedabad, and enjoys finding and listening to music on the crazier end of the genre spectrum.

Ravi Patel

Ravi Patel

Software Engineer

Ravi joined the Tech Holding India team in April 2018 as a .js specialist, working with technologies like React, React Native, Angular, Vue and Laravel. He resides with his family in Bhat, Ahmedabad and is an avid outdoorsman and adventurer. He regularly goes on horseback riding and archery outings but you can occasionally find him taking shelter at the local cinema catching a new movie.

Ruthanne Norton

Ruthanne Norton

Senior Product Manager

Ruthanne has been leading product management at Tech Holding since its founding in 2017. Like any good Los Angeleno, she loves food and is picky about her coffee.

Ryan Darling

Ryan Darling

Product Manager

Ryan recently relocated from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles to join the Tech Holding team as a staff product manager. His background is in rapid prototyping and interaction design at growth-stage startups, with in-depth experience in the automotive sector. He enjoys collecting records and taking care of his succulents.

Sean Aslam

Sean Aslam

VP, Program Management

Sean keeps the gears turning at Tech Holding as VP of Program Management, bringing his extensive experience in various project management capacities and variety of development methodologies to our entire team’s benefit.

Sean has been instrumental in implementing best practices of Project Management Office (PMO) for reputable organizations across various industry types, such as NFL, Toyota, Fandango, AXS Ticketing, and Westfield amongst many other. In addition to his extensive technical prowess, he adds a healthy and regular dose of laughter to the Tech Holding team.

Sean Herbert

Sean Herbert

Sr. Software Engineer

Software Engineer and steward of both ground-up architecture and legacy code. Current environment includes Node / Express, React / Redux. Freedom is cool, but so is TypeScript. Active contributor to the JavaScript open source ecosystem. Recent speaker at SoCal React x Node on modern end-to-end testing tools (Cypress, Test Café, Puppeteer)

Utsav Bhavsar

Utsav Bhavsar

Software Engineer

Utsav joined Tech Holding in September 2018. He has good expertise with Javascript, Node.js, Mongoose, React, React Native. He loves to stay tuned with good bass while working and get kickstart with coding.

Outside office in free time he loves to try new food, watch movies, bike riding and explore new places.

Vishal Mirani

Vishal Mirani

Senior QA Engineer

Vishal joined Tech Holding in October 2018. Having experience of 10 years for Software Quality Assurance including Manual Testing and Automation Testing. He has expertise in all kind of Quality Assurance including for Web Apps, Websites, Mobiles Apps (iOS, Android, Windows, Hybrid), Desktop Apps, Progressive Web Apps. He is interested to playing chess and discuss as financial adviser.

Waleed Anbar

Waleed Anbar

Product Leader

Technical and customer-focused product strategist with 15 years of innovation expertise developing APIs, web apps, and consumer and back office products in a variety of industries; proven effective problem solver, driving product strategy, and getting my hands dirty in specs and requirements. A truly elegant offering is the result of elegance at every level.

I naturally focus on short term wins while keeping my eye on the long term strategy.

I've spent the past 6 years in the live entertainment and ticketing industry. It is overdue for disruption - I'm pursuing a vision that corrects inherent inefficiencies in "the way it's always been done." Not taking no for an answer and helping give the independent promoter a leg up through previously out-of-reach data driven marketing and direct-to-fan ticket selling solutions.

Specialties: product management, technical product management, product strategy, strategic planning, team building, presentation and communication, usability, Agile (scrum) development process, REST APIs, product and platform architecture, developer engagement, partner management

Wessen Alsaadie

Wessen Alsaadie

Lead Software Engineer

Wessen joined Tech Holding in August 2017 as one of the earlier engineers working out of our Los Angeles offices. He handles direct implementation and solution management as a full-stack generalist and architect. His in-depth knowledge and prior experience at places like AXS, Bank of America, and MySpace Music make him an indispensable part of the Tech Holding team. He’s originally from the UK and speaks Arabic fluently.

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