Ronald Watty, Chief Technology Officer
Ronald S. Watty
is one of the founders of First Genesis
and brings over 20 years of entrepreneurial and creative experience in information technology, consulting, sales, business development, product management, and product development.
He has extensive experience in operations management, product and service marketing, and new market development.
background in the emerging technology industry gives him a clear vision that directs the goals of First Genesis
Mr. Watty attended the University of Houston before becoming an entrepreneur.
holds certifications in Finance, Marketing, and Data Management.
He joined American Express as a senior software developer in 1989.
While there, he
designed and developed a travel management system (i.e., TripPower, CardPower, and PurchasePower) for American Express
This system helps manage corporate travel managers who handle up 20M in travel volume.
In 1994, Mr. Watty joined Virtual Shopping as Product Development Manager.
designed and developed one of the first Video Conferencing call management systems and received training in Project Management, Product Management, and Marketing and Sales.
As a Senior Lead Consulting to Bisys Group, Inc.
helped design and developed the company Data Warehouse infrastructure for building Data Cubes and Key Performance Indicator for financial industry.
has received the African-American Business Achievement Pinnacle Award.
is very involved in his
community, where he
works with youths and young adults at his