ORM Technologies combines years of industry knowledge with advanced academics in Operations Research, Statistics, and Computer Science. We bring Optimized Analytics to our customers so they can become “Best-in-Class”.

Meet the Leadership Team

John Ryan
John Ryan
Founder & CEO

John brings over 30 years of experience as a senior executive in high-growth and large technology companies. He has been CEO/President of two public companies that both achieved revenue growth rates of over 100% annually. In addition, John has extensive public and private equity market experience that includes leading a $150M IPO and a $750M follow-on which was in the top 10 largest follow-ons at the time. He also has extensive experience dealing with market analysts with coverage from over 15 Wall Street firms during his tenure as CEO/President.

John holds a Bachelor of Mathematics from the University of Waterloo, a Master of Science in Engineering Management from Southern Methodist University, and is a Chartered Accountant. He has his dissertation remaining to complete his Ph.D. in Applied Science from Southern Methodist University.

Charles has over a decade of experience building web-based applications and honing his skills on numerous technology platforms. He is responsible for the development of all of ORM’s technology platforms from initial design and architecture to deployment and performance monitoring. His technical expertise and eye for visual design are apparent in all of ORM’s software and services.

Charles is an honors graduate of the University of Texas at Dallas with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and Software Engineering.

Pete Furseth
Pete Furseth
VP Engineering

Pete has over 10 years of experience as a leader and technical expert. He has built and implemented complex analytic solutions in both the government and private sectors. In his current role he leads the technical development of ORM’s advanced analytic and optimization solutions. Pete is exceptional at turning a customer’s business need into a quantitative model then translating the results into an actionable business solution.

Pete holds a Bachelor of Science in Operations Research from the United States Air Force Academy, a Master of Science in Operations Research from Southern Methodist University, and is a Certified Analytics Professional (CAP®). He is currently finishing his Ph.D. in Operations Research at Southern Methodist University.