Alex Godelman is Chief Technology Officer of Cast & Crew. With a nearly-embarrassing number of years of Silicon Valley, Silicon Alley and Silicon Beach experience in Agile product development and software engineering, Alex is recognized as evangelist in SaaS, eCommerce and Online Media communities.
Alex first broke into the world of Internet technology over a decade and a half ago when he joined, as Executive Director of Technology, Time Warner Music’s B3 Corp division - at the time, an industry-leading e-solutions business provider of an end-to-end commerce platform. Before coming to Cast & Crew, Alex served as CTO of Sony New Media Solutions / rGENERATOR, the leading provider of D2C (direct to consumer) eCommerce and data-driven BI & marketing solutions to the major entertainment industry as well as CTO of Evolve Media, the world's largest online ad network that averages over 90 million unique visitors per month. Prior to that, he was a part of the executive management teams at Shopzilla, the world leader in comparison shopping search, and Electronic Arts’s division Maxis, makers of Sims Online. Alex also served as head of Technology for WoltersKluwers, responsible for delivery of their two largest online brands, GlobalFx and CompleTax.
Alex is very active in Internet technology and Agile communities and serves on the board of directors and advisors of several internet and technology companies. He has recently been awarded the 2010 CTO Rock Star Award from Los Angeles chapter of TechExecs. Alex is certified in Lean and Scrum (Certified Scrum Master, Professional and Product Owner) and holds a graduate degree in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics.