Edward W. Hood, founder/ceo
Edward is an entrepreneur from Tallahassee, Fl. He graduated the Entrepreneur Excellence Program in 2016 and took the knowledge he gained to pursue his global vision for Mass Address. Edward graduated with honors from the College of Coastal Georgia in 2003 with 2 certifications in Manufacturing/ Maintenance and Process Control Operation. Since then he has accumulated over 100 credit hours spanning 8 colleges and universities. He is currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Data Analytics with Western Governors University and was recently certified as a Secure Infrastructure Specialist. Mr. Hood is also a 9 year veteran of the US Air Force and has served in various locations and combatant commands around the world including Qatar, Combined Joint Task Force Horn of Africa, NATO ISAF, and Joint Task Force Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
Sakthivel Palanivelu, CIO
Sakthivel has 20+ years experience in IT / software engineering support/development, data transmissions, database administration, project leadership and service delivery.
Skilled at building, training and leading global teams to drive development of scalable, highly available Web-based tools that leverage PHP, Java and MySQL, Oracle technologies; expert in delivering production support for business critical applications and databases. Trusted business partner adept at managing multimillion-dollar budgets, enterprise-wide implementations and cross-functional efforts across the entire software development and project management life cycles, resolving conflicts between groups, generating buy-in and support from key stakeholders, and motivating teams to deliver products and services on time that delight customers.
Specialties: Highlights of expertise:
• Web Design & Development
• API Integration
• Salesforce Customization
• Short- / Long-Range Strategic Planning
• Global Team Management
• Resource Building & Motivation
• Vendor Negotiation & Consolidation
• Support & On-Call Processes
• ITIL Processes & Best Practices
• Release Process Improvement
• Automation / Productivity Improvement
• ITSM BMC Remedy Suite
• Web / Application Development
• Business Objects (Reporting, Metrics)
• Remedy API / Web Services Integration
• IBM / Sterling Commerce Connect Direct
• IBM Web sphere MQ services
Angela Delaney, acquisitions
Angela Delaney is our Federal Acquisitions Specialist. She has more than 25 years experience in winning bids for both federal and commercial clientele. The combined total of her winning proposals exceed $2 billion. Her list of successful clients includes Verizon, Bell Atlantic, CACI, SAIC, Harris Federal Systems, Bearing Point, Accenture, Dyncorp, and Centralcare, FDIC, DFAS, NIST, Healthaxis, DARPA, NAVSEA, NIST, and many more. Angela is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelors degree in Anthropology.