Our Leadership Team

Raghu Chittimalla

Raghu Chittimalla

CEO & Managing Partner

A seasoned IT executive with over two decades of technical and leadership experience. Raghu serves as Advisor on the boards of several entrepreneurial programs and venture capital funds in the Dallas area. He is also an active member of the community, participating in mentorship programs and supporting community events.

Ashok Chitiprolu

Ashok K. Chitiprolu

CTO & Managing Partner

A veteran entrepreneur and tenacious business executive. Ashok has over 20 years of experience working with industry titans like Microsoft, IBM, Verizon, and AT&T and is a well-known speaker at various social and business growth forums for SMB’s. Ashok is a thought leader when it comes to assessing the business impact of emerging technologies.

Nimish Mishra

Partner, Emerging Technologies

A consummate professional with over 15 years of experience in sales, global program delivery, large account and profit and loss management. Leveraging his extensive knowledge of vertical communication sales, Nimish is an executive who exceeds at managing a diverse set of customers and delivery teams.

Michell Rodriguez

HR & Legal

Michell holds an Associates in Paralegal Studies and is actively pursuing her bachelor’s in Criminal Justice at the University of North Texas, Dallas. She has many years of industry experience having served in various legal and HR capacities.

Bob Longo

Senior Director - Solution Sales

Bob is an experienced sales professional with 30+ years of successful experience in multiple technical and sales roles as both a sales leader and an individual contributor. He has led sales teams worldwide leveraging direct customer relationships, channel partners and business partners. Articulating the benefits and selling a wide variety of technology solutions, including managed services, has been a key to Bob’s success.

Michael O'Neill

Director - Sales, Marketing

Mike is our resident Microsoft expert with over 18 years working at Microsoft. Armed with an extensive knowledge of Microsoft technologies, Mike knows how various products fit together in order to build optimal solutions for our clients. As Sales Director, he is regularly engaging with TechStar customers to help them better understand Microsoft technology adoption.

Mark Castaneda

Director - Staffing Sales

A proven sales leader, hunter and executive with over 15 years in technology consulting and staffing. Mark is a results-driven professional who believes in teamwork and a winning culture.


Kim Boddie

Senior Account Executive

A solution minded sales leader with 15 years of progressive experience in technology consulting and staffing. Kim is skilled at building strategic partnerships, and listening to her clients to deliver impactful solutions and talented resource teams to exceed objectives.