Amplifying Human Potential

In everything that we do at Leverege, we believe in amplifying human potential. We are constantly asking: how can we help organizations to achieve more with less effort, and enable them to do what was previously unimaginable?

Our Team

We’re a fast-paced, curious, collaborative team that loves new technologies. We believe that IoT has the potential to significantly impact billions of lives for the better, and we want to help make that happen.

Eric Conn
Eric Conn
CEO & Co-Founder
Gloto, Raytheon, Solipsys, JHU/APL
Serial entrepreneur, tech executive, and inventor
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Steve Lee
Steve Lee
CTO & Co-Founder
Raytheon, Solipsys, Synertech, CSC
Recognized networking expert & principal engineer
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Ryan Chacon
Ryan Chacon
VP Business Dev. and Marketing
MBA, Knollege, Fractograf
Tech entrepreneur & digital marketing expert  
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Stephen Jones
Stephen Jones
Chief Architect
Gloto, Raytheon, Solipsys, JHU/APL
Designed & built 9/11 air defense system
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John Phelps
VP of Engineering
Raytheon, Solipsys, Fractograf, JHU/APL
“Big data” software architect & lead developer  
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Hannah White
Hannah White
Creative Director
GWU '16, Art & Design
Created brand & UX for US presidential campaign
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Calum McClelland
Calum McClelland
Director of Projects
Brown '16 Philosophy
Author of a comprehensive eBook on IoT
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Yitaek Hwang
Yitaek Hwang
Director, Research & Development
Duke '16 ECE & BME
Recognized at the Clinton Global Initiative
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Jams Schaefer
James Schaefer
Director of Engineering
 NC State '16 CS & TE
Invented a FitBit for dogs
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Yitaek Hwang
Shahrzad Darafsheh
Product Designer
UMBC '17 Biology & Media
Experience designing for multiple startups
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Calum McClelland
Isabel Harner
Digital Marketing Manager
Wisconsin '15 Communications & ES
Editor of Wisconsin’s student magazine
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Jams Schaefer
Sameer Srivastava
Product Engineer
Northwestern '17 ME & CS
Co-created the curriculum for MA in Eng. Design
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Jams Schaefer
Carrie Cosgrove
Product Designer
Georgetown University '16 International Health
Changed university law to foster female leadership
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Jams Schaefer
Reilly Dunn
Project Manager
University of Maryland '16 Marketing
Writer for large commercial news publication
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Matthew Gifford
Product Engineer
Amherst 16' PHD Philosophy
Philosophy doctorate & former professor
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New Team Members

We're excited to introduce our new hires! They don't have gifs quite yet, but we just couldn't leave them off the team page.

Jams Schaefer
Alvaro Viebrantz
Product Engineer
Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso '13 CS
Google Developer Expert for IoT
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Jams Schaefer
Eric Zhang
Systems Engineer
University of Pittsburgh '18 Bioengineering
Built a marine mammal tracker for Pittsburgh Zoo
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Jams Schaefer
Michael Wedd
Product Manager
Columbia '18 Anthropology
Developed an AI-powered therapist
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Jams Schaefer
Marc Bielas
Product Manager
Yale '18 Computer Science & Architecture
Built a community of smart city enthusiasts
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Jams Schaefer
Hannah Sloan
Project Manager
UNC '18 Economics
Morehead-Cain Scholarship Recipient
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Our Recognition

Our top priority is to create an environment people love being a part of. Over the years we have been fortunate to be recognized for our outstanding company and culture!

Leverege Benefits

Timmy Awards
2017 Best Technology Manager

Leverege Benefits

Compass Intelligence
IoT Platform Rising Star Award

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Timmy Awards
2016 Best Technology Work Culture

Leverege Benefits

Maryland Incubator Company of the Year Award
Best Software Company 2017

Venture For America Partnership

Venture for America (VFA) is a nonprofit program dedicated to creating economic opportunity in American cities by mobilizing the next generation of entrepreneurs. We're proud to be helping this mission and employee 8 bright young VFA Fellows. Read their stories below!

Ready to Get Started?

Whether you're a Fortune 500 company or startup, transforming your current business or creating entirely new businesses, our deep experience across verticals and use cases means that you can trust us to make it happen.

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