Exec Team


Mike | CEO and CFO       

Michael Longinotti is a CPA with 30 years experience in financing and operations in public and private companies. Michael is a co-founder of Rx Networks and has been active with the company since its inception. Prior to starting Rx Networks, he was CFO of Silent Witness (TSX:SWE) just prior to the sale to Honeywell, and served on the board of Digital Payment Technologies (a private company that designs and manufactures electronic parking meters) for six years as the Chairman of its audit and compensation committees. Previously he worked in the resource industry and was treasurer and controller for Cominco (TSX:TEK), a $1.6B revenue mining company. Mike holds Bachelors of Science in Geology and Environmental Science and a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. He has also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School.

John | Director of Sales and Product Strategy

John Carley holds Bachelors of Science degrees in Psychology and Computer science. With 20 years of software engineering and product management experience, John excels in the development of high quality software and hardware platforms, along with high availability network systems. Prior to joining Rx Networks John spent time with Electronic Arts and Intrinsyc Technologies.


John Carley

Chris | Vice-President Engineering       

Chris Torrens is a BCIT Data Communications graduate and a co-founder of Rx Networks. He has been active with the company since its inception, bringing 18 years software design experience in high availability, real-time wireless mobile systems, including mapping and GPS solutions, to his role at Rx Networks. Prior to starting Rx Networks, he was a Senior Software Engineer at Mobile Data Solutions, Inc (MDSI) and Itron Inc.

Changming |Chief Architect of Infrastructure Software

Changming Shih received his bachelor degree from Taiwan National ChengChi University. He earned his Computer Science master degree from California State University, Chico, in 1986.

Changming has worked in the high-tech industry for over 30 years. He started as a software engineer working in embedded systems, networking systems, storage systems and Internet services. Changming was promoted to software manager, followed by software director, in Silicon Valley. He was hired by Unicorecomm as VP of product development in 2012.

Changming has accumulated rich location based development experience. He was first involved in location based development in 2002 when he worked for Thales Navigation Inc. From 2004-2011, he worked for the successful US startup, Centrality. SiRF acquired Centrality in 2007, which then merged with CSR in 2009.

Changming is a runner. He qualified for and ran both the Boston Marathon and New York Marathon in 2016.

Changming Shih

Vijaykumar Bellad
VIJAY | PRINCIPAL ENGINEER

Vijaykumar Bellad holds a Ph.D. degree in geomatics engineering and a bachelor degree in electronics & communication engineering. He has over 12 years of experience in GNSS receiver design on embedded processor platforms, software-based receiver design, and various positioning algorithm developments. Before joining Rx Networks Inc. he worked for Accord Software & Systems developing navigation systems for aerospace applications.

Offices

Head Office
Rx Networks Inc.
1201 W. Pender Street, Suite 800
Vancouver, British Columbia
Canada, V6E 2V2
T. 1.604.685.8988
F. 1.604.677.5565
Other Offices
US Business Development Office
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
T. 1.770.889.0829