Thaut Team

Chris McNeil

Chris McNeil - Founder and CEO

The creator of 5th Level Web, Chris wrote web applications that won three awards for innovation. Chris is a Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming and a leader in its application to marketing.

David Demaris

Dave Demaris - AI Expert

David DeMaris has more than thirty years of experience across technologies including VLSI design, design optimization software, machine learning and advanced semiconductor processes. He has been an innovator in the application of signal processing and machine learning techniques in semiconductor design and process integration, holding several patents in this arena. His PhD research, panning neural network and computational neuroscience, focused on recurrent networks with time-varying coupling applied to tasks in visual psychology. In addition to extensive programming and scientific/engineering work, his graduate work in cognitive science, linguistics, neuroscience, and biosignal analysis has allowed him to recently work in expressive robotics and dialogs.

Alex Pavlunenko

Alex Pavlunenko - Lead Developer

Alex is a Software Engineer and an expert in object-oriented development. A master of C, C++, C#, Java and PHP, Alex has a proven record of system analysis and development.

Paul Evangelist

Paul Evangelist - CFO

Paul is a licensed CPA, as well as a Certified Global Management Accountant (CGMA). With over 30 years of experience as a strategic CFO and advisor to numerous companies, Paul has a proven track record of creating sustainable growth.

Jordan Gruber

Jordan Gruber - Marketing Consultant

Jordon is a marketing consultant and global technical marketing leader for DuPont. Jordon focuses on early market penetration, 
data analysis, and customer-facing of products.

Ron Collins

Ron Collins - Thought Leadership Outreach Director

Ron is a NY corporate sales professional with Fortune 500 companies including Sperry Univac and NYNEX. He has 25 years extensive entrepreneurial sales management experience with both tangible and intangible products and services.

Meaghan Poyer

Meaghan Poyer - Project Manager

Meaghan has extensive experience in research and media management in an academic environment. Her attention to thorough research and superb organizational skills keeps client content projects on point and making an impact with their audiences.

Kevin Gaskins

Kevin Gaskins - Designer

Kevin Gaskins is a web content specialist and designer. Kevin specializes in search engine optimization, photo editing and creation of graphic elements, formatting and layout creation, and site population and migration.

Meredith Poston

Meredith Poston - Contributing Writer

Meredith Poston is a contributing writer and social media strategist. Her roles include blogging and content writing, social media building and search engine optimization.