Meet Our Leaders

A Bold Step Toward the Future of IT and Staffing.

 
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Justin lankford

President

Justin served his country valiantly in the Army for the better part of a decade. He attended New Mexico Military Institute and United States Military Academy at West Point before serving on active duty with the 82nd Airborne Division. Since his honorable discharge, he has partnered with several colleagues to form Bravo Tech Services.

Justin brings more than a decade of leadership and sales experience with a vision of incorporating his service background into solving problems and adding value to IT services on the cutting edge of technology. He is currently an MBA Candidate with University of Phoenix.

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Email: JustinL@bravotechservices.com

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Charles blackmore

Executive Vice President

An accomplished, versatile and results-driven executive with over 20 years experience focused in technology sales and services. Proven expertise in exceeding sales projections. Adept at developing sales strategies to attract Fortune 500 organizations, and Federal Government agencies.

He is a talented leader in directing management teams to support achievement of overall corporate goals and objectives. He has the knowledge necessary to sell "Total Systems Solutions" to major programs within US Federal Government agencies.

LinkedIn

Email: charlesb@bravotechservices.com

 
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Jay Basantkumar

Sr. Vice President Sales and Marketing

Jay Basantkumar brings over 17 years of Sales and IT experience.

He has been in leadership roles for the last 10 years with BN Infotec Inc, Adea Inc and Resolve Tech Solutions. He has been working on various ERP, Mobile, Cloud and Information Security technologies.

He is adept in working with Fortune 500 to mid-market companies and has led many successful projects. Some of the verticals he has worked on are Telecom, Public Sector, Retail and ISV’s.

Jay has a Bachelors in Mechanical Engineering from University of Madras, India and MBA from University of Dallas.

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Email: jayb@bravotechservices.com

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Vara prasad boddu

Sr. Vice President Finance and Operations

Vara Prasad Boddu has over 18 years of Strategy, Marketing, Sales and Financial experience. He has been building and leading teams across multiple countries.

Some of the companies that he has worked with are BN Infotec Inc., Six Sigma Services, East West Entertainers and Single Point Solutions. Has always has a P/L and been in leadership roles over 15 years. Has mentored and lead diverse teams, results oriented and led many successful projects.

He currently serves on the board of Single Point Solutions Inc., a public listed company based out of Arizona.

Prasad holds a MBA from IBAM, India and a Bachelors of Instrumentation Engineering from Andhra University, India. He has also Six Sigma Black belt certification.

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Email: prasad@bravotechservices.com

 
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RISHI DESAI

Legal Counsel

Managing Attorney at RKD Law, LLC. Experienced in IT Staff Augmentation Financing, Commercial Financing, Business and Commercial Real Estate Transactions, and Lease Agreements. His practice includes the closing and funding of loans for lenders, closing transactions for buyers and sellers, and the preparation, review and negotiation of transactional documents pertaining to every aspect of a deal.

Recently completed tenure as President of South Asian Bar Association of New Jersey.Close Commercial Transactions on behalf of lenders, borrowers, and sellers.

Experience in SBA 7(a), 504, Conventional, Cash and Alternative Financing transactions in a variety of industries, with significant experience in IT Staff Augmentation, Franchise, Hospitality, Liquor Licensing, Retail, Commercial Real Estate, and Health Care transactions.

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Email: rishi@closingcounsel.com