Preview of Chapter 1: “Billions of dollars lay untouched by your industry, hidden by inefficiencies that have crept into workflows over the years. With the right technology, your company has the opportunity to break through the barriers that stop it from claiming that revenue. You can be the one to make it happen.”
Alex Bratton is a technology visionary, author, and entrepreneur who has founded 12 technology companies – ranging from an online gaming community to an award-winning mobile video surveillance service.
As CEO and chief geek of Lextech Global Services, Mr. Bratton and his team create mobile apps that are reinventing industries for the Global 2000 through mid-market companies, generating billions of dollars for clients.
Mr. Bratton is an avid speaker on topics like entrepreneurship and creating mobile strategies that will position your company for explosive growth. He and his various businesses have been featured and quoted in many publications, including: Crain’s Chicago Business, VentureBeat, The Wall Street Journal, ComputerWorld, Inc.com, and Forbes.
Mr. Bratton is a past recipient of the prestigious Chicago Innovation Award, the Edison Award for Best New Technology Product of the Year, and a finalist for the Illinois Technology Association City Lights Technologist of the Year Award. He is also an active member of the Society for Information Management (SIM), Vistage International, and serves on the Computer Science Advisory Boards for the University of Illinois and Lewis University.
Mr. Bratton’s interests include: applying technology to make people’s lives easier, playing tennis, eating plain hamburgers with ketchup, experimenting with the latest gadgets at hackathons, fencing, and spending time with his family.