President, CEO & Co-Founder
Mr. Szabo has been in leadership roles where he has driven strategy and growth for highly technical software companies for more than 20 years. As CEO of Stone Bond, Mr. Szabo leads all aspects of the firm, from corporate strategy and finance to operations.
His experience as a corporate executive at Exxon before involvement in information technology brings a serious business mentality to balance the trendy high-tech forces of leading edge technology companies. Mr. Szabo began his entrepreneurial journey in 1993 when he founded a very successful privately held consulting company that advised CEOs of international oil companies on strategy as well as analysis and implementation of information technology solutions that could support the recommended strategies. The gap in data integration needs and the tools to solve them drove his determination to address that problem better than any product on the market. Mr. Szabo has a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Houston.
Executive Vice President, CTO & Co-Founder
Mrs. Szabo is the primary architect of Enterprise Enabler®. She has spent the majority of her career working with information technology, with experience ranging from technical programming, computer graphics, robotics, analysis, and design, through project management as well as aspects of implementation work, including business process re-engineering and management change.
Mrs. Szabo holds a BS, summa cum laude, in Computer Science from the University of Houston. After several years of concentrated study of integration requirements, information requirements, and information systems for the energy industry, she became interested in making data integration easier. Making it available to scientist, engineers, and data analysts without being dependent on a programmer. She became a pioneer in implementing Agile ETL which became the core principles of the concept of Data Virtualization as we know it today. Her overall concept, architecture, and philosophy have become what we know today as Enterprise Enabler (EE).
Senior Vice President, COO
Mr. Gronewaller brings over 30 years of senior leadership experience in information technology and advisory consulting; solving complex information technology and analytics problems in nearly every industry vertical and market. He has served in roles from Regional Executive to Partner to Corporate Executive in many firms including Avanade (a multi-billion dollar joint venture between Microsoft and Accenture), Ernst & Young, Oxford International, and Washington Mutual, among others.
“I believe that clarity of technology vision, sustainable solution design, perfect delivery execution and a strong entrepreneurial flavor positions Stone Bond Technologies not just as a solution provider, but as a valued, trusted advisor to our both business partners and our clients.”
– Michael Gronewaller
Mr. Gronewaller graduated from Kansas State University in 1983 with a Bachelors in Biochemistry and finished a second Bachelors in MIS in 1987 at the TI Institute of Technology in Dallas.
Chief Technical Adviser & Product Architect for Enterprise Enabler®
With a primary focus to take Enterprise Enabler (EE) to the next level, Mr. Putta shapes the culture of innovation at Stone Bond Technologies. By possessing an in-depth knowledge of Data Virtualization concepts, Data Federation and Master Data Management, he has been able to increase the functionality and capability of Enterprise Enabler during his nine-year tenure at the company.
As an IT professional with over 12 years in the industry, Mr. Putta’s vision for the future of Enterprise Enabler involves developing new features to broaden the scope of application of the product. “Access to data is power, and with that comes a responsibility of innovation and creativity to make things better for the future.” Mr. Putta graduated from Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University with a Bachelor’s of Technology in Computer Science and Information Technology.
Vice President, Product Development
Chandra Munagavalasa PMP®, PMI-ACP®, has about 20 years of software technology experience. He oversees Enterprise Enabler product development, and his primary objective is to continuously improve the product offering by taking into consideration the market change and customer needs.
Chandra published a new product development methodology called “D-Cube (Decisive Dynamic Development)” which emphasizes the need for motivated teams, transparency, feedback loops, and the reduction of waste. https://www.projectmanagement.com/articles/312159/
He earned his Master’s degree in Industrial Management from IIT-Madras. Chandra’s significant product development initiatives and management products leveraging new technologies and forward looking methodologies position him as a leader in new product development.