The 2014 Silicon Bayou 100: Group 10


Stephen Loy

Since 2004 Stephen has been working his way up the ranks of the Louisiana Technology Park, where he is now the Executive Director. Outside of LA Tech Park, Stephen is involved in the Baton Rouge Area Chamber, RIO, and the broader entrepreneurial world around the Silicon Bayou. On LinkedIn.On Twitter.

Tarun Jolly

Dr. Jolly is the founder and CEO of Southern Pain Relief, an organization dedicated to providing optimal care for pain patients. He is a physician turned entrepreneur who also founded Renaissance RX, a New Orleans-based company that uses DNA and toxicology testing to help doctors personalize prescriptions for patients. On Twitter.

Thomas Neyhart

As a management professional and CEO of Posigen, Thomas and his team seek to bring technology to homeowners who need it the most– low-and moderate-income homeowners who may not be able to afford traditional solar pricing. Prior to this role, he opened the Business Development division of TNL Enterprises, Inc., which provides computer network and telephone services, VoIP, unified communications as well as a broad range of telecommunications equipment. On LinkedIn.

Tim Williamson

Tim is the President and Co-Founder of The Idea Village, an independent 501c3 non-profit with a mission to create economic and social change in New Orleans through innovation and entrepreneurship. The organization has been a big part of turning New Orleans from the biggest brain drain city into the biggest brain gain city. New Orleans Entrepreneur Week, organized by the Idea Village, has also been a big part of putting the city on the startup map. On LinkedIn. On Twitter.

Torrie Adams

Not only is Torrie the head of product development at Kickboard, the next generation Instructional Management System, she has also made a name for herself as the founder of the New Orleans Women in Technology meetup. Her mission is to improve the industry landscape for women in IT. On Twitter.On LinkedIn.

Tyler Carruth

Tyler is a TechStars alum where he co-founded AnimalMinder, a healthcare platform for animals. He is also the CEO and Chief Medical Officer of Health Engagements, LLC, a Baton Rouge-based software firm that develops mobile applications to assist children with chronic diseases manage their illness through gamification and behavioral modification theories. On LinkedIn. On Twitter.

Vico Marziale

Vico Marziale is a managing partner at 504ensics Labs. His company, while only a year and a half old, has already hired several full time people and regularly subcontracts with local information security specialists to fulfill specialized client needs. He is one of the co-organizers of the monthly NolaSec meetings and was also a co-organizer of the first annual BSidesNOLA conference that was held in 2013 during. On LinkedIn.

Wendy Dolan

Through her role as founder and CEO of GetOnlineNOLA, Wendy is bringing websites to businesses that need them in a way that they can afford. She is also on the Board of Directors of Women in Technology, and is a founding member of the New Orleans chapter of the American Business Women’s Association. On Twitter. On LinkedIn.

Will Scott

Will took years of technical experience and entrepreneurial experiences and harnessed his knowledge into a successful search engine marketing and optimization firm, Search Influence. The rapidly growing firm recently upgraded to a new office on Oak Street in New Orleans and is always hiring local talent.On LinkedIn. On Twitter.

William Joyce

William has achieved worldwide recognition as an author, illustrator and leader in the digital animation industry through his work at Moonbot Studios, “an interplanetary creative expedition of story and art.” In 2013, Moonbot and Chipotle teamed up and released “The Scarecrow” game and animated short film. Moonbot on Twitter.

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