Alex Godelman is Chief Technology & Product Officer of ZED Connect. 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 web and mobile 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 ZED Connect, Alex served as CTO and Head of Product of Cast & Crew (the leading provider of technology-enabled screenwriting, on-boarding, payroll and related business software products,) CTO and SVP of Product of Sony New Media Solutions / rGENERATOR (the leading provider of 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 technology and Agile product development communities and serves on the board of directors and advisors of several internet and technology companies. He has been awarded the 2010 CTO Rock Star Award from SoCal 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.