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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.

Andrew Chan

Andrew Chan

Software Engineer

Andrew is a SoCal native, living in Los Angeles at the moment. He has been working as a software developer for about 2 years now, mostly been doing web development with React.js and Node. In his free time, he enjoys reading twitter.com, watching soccer and going to the gym.

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.

Brijal Savaliya

Brijal Savaliya

Senior Software Engineer

Brijal joined Tech Holding in April 2019, dwells in Ahmedabad with his family. He has involvement with numerous innovations and improvement techniques like PHP, NodeJs, MongoDB, and Test Driven Development with Strong backend technologies experience and great team leading skills. He is Proficient in Laravel, Angular and CodeIgniter. Always passionate about new technologies and challenges.

Outside of the office, He is good cricketer who loves almost each sports games, foodie and likes to watch sports, movies, WWE on TV.

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.

Cory Nelson

Cory Nelson

Sr. Program Manager

Cory came to Tech Holding in 2019 as a Sr. Program Manager with a passion for implementing best practices for Agile software development and project management. Having worked in the Information Technology field for nearly 20 years, with a background in full-stack developer and project management, Cory knows the game and has been around the block once or twice. He has worked on a variety of projects for reputable companies such as the NFL, Sony, Disney and most recently LegalZoom.

When he's not at work he enjoys spending time with his wife and their pup in beautiful Lake Balboa! Cory is not a DJ, but he does like to noodle around on the guitar from time to time.

Chris Korbel

Chris Korbel

Software Engineer

Full-Stack Developer who loves working on Data Visualization. Outside the office, he’s a big NBA fan.

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.

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

Coming Soon...

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.

Gregory Shamalta

Gregory Shamalta

Senior Software Engineer

Gregory joined Tech Holding in May, 2019. He is experienced in developing full-stack JavaScript applications with emphasis on modularized React/Redux front end and scalable Node server design. A recent speaker at Socal React on the topic of AWS and serverless technologies.

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.

Jaimin Modi

Jaimin Modi

Senior IOS Engineer

Jaimin joined Tech Holding in April, 2019 with 7.7 years of experience in iOS with vast experience in Apple technologies including Swift and Objective C with different domains like VoIP domain, Education Domain, Social networking, HealthCare domain, NGN Stack, Chat.

Outside of office, I like to GYM, Bike / Car riding, Time spending with my kid and family, Friends, Internet surfing, watch TV.

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

Coming Soon...

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.

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.

Kaushal Patel

Kaushal Patel

Senior Software Engineer

Kaushal joined Tech Holding in May, 2019. His expertise in javascript and JS libraries angular, jquery and Node Js. Also, he has experience in developing a hybrid mobile app using PhoneGap and titanium.

Outside the office, he is a foodie and in free time loves to watch sports on TV especially cricket and football. Also, he loves to read the online related to share market and business.

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.

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

Software Engineer

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.

Punit R Mirani

Punit R Mirani

Senior Software Engineer

Punit is a passionate developer by profession. He is experienced in developing full-stack applications with Angular, NodeJS, javascript frameworks and also developing a cross-platform mobile application for (android and ios) using Ionic-Cordova and IBM Worklight.

In free time he loves doing artistic work (sketching and designing), playing guitar, listening to music, traveling, adventure and writing poems on love.

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.

Sam Chowdhury

Sam Chowdhury

Software Engineer

Sam is an experience Full-Stack Web Developer familiar with a multitude of languages and frameworks. During his free time he enjoys chess, cooking, playing the piano, and completing diy kits.

Sameer Mehta

Sameer Mehta

Senior Software Engineer

Sameer joined tech holding in July 2019, he has experience developing full-stack applications in multiple languages with knowledge of infrastructure.

Originally from Bhavnagar, currently resides at Ahmedabad. He likes to hangout with friends in his free time.

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.

Yash Bathia

Yash Bathia

Software Engineer

Yash is passionate about learning new technologies and he is a good problem-solving skill. He believes in traditional philosophy and also loves to discuss with people with.

Outside the office, he used to make distance with gadgets and live around the people. He also plays snooker, Table-tennis, Cricket, and Chess in his free time. Also, he loves to travel.

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.

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