Who is gtechna?
gtechna began as a small hi-tech start-up founded by two long-time university friends in 1992. As a result of the recent boom in the IT sector, gtechna has become an award-winning enterprise software provider. gtechna’s premier product line Officer™ Suite is increasingly becoming one of the most adopted citations software solutions in North America.
gtechna has grown into a community of 50 friendly, experienced highly trained professionals who provide the most up-to-date expertise in information technology. Our group of pros brings best practices informed by global trends in information technology to build world-class software applications for the parking, code enforcement, and public safety markets.
Team gtechna believes in nurturing relationships first and business second in order to gain deeper insights into the needs of our clients. Ensuring that staff and clients are enjoying the business process is as important as the results. Surpassing client expectations and making new friendships along the way are what make gtechna’s success stories truly exceptional.
What Makes us Different
For Police and Parking enforcement officers, gtechna Officer™ is the most feature-rich and comprehensive citation issuance solution, delivering full integration, from detection and interception, to treatment of infractions in courts. Agencies know they can rely on gtechna’s strength in leading innovations such as support for Android and iPad platforms, to produce fast measurable results.
To maintain industry leading standards by integrating best technologies such as ALPR (Automated License Plate Recognition) and ecitations issuance for Police and Parking Enforcement Agencies.
MEET THE GTECHNA TEAM
Vice-President of gtechna since 2010, Michel Guay has worked in hi-Tech Information Technology industry for more than 25 years. His first 20 years of experience include large companies such as Westinghouse, Lockheed Martin and Harris. Mr. Guay has also resided as President and CEO of two smaller businesses, Wavesat and RadioIP, where he was responsible for strategic positioning and growth. Michel’s leadership and knowledge of the industry will enable gtechna to improve the positioning and marketing of its products and to bring the company to new heights. Michel holds a Bachelor of Engineering from the ETS, Université du Québec and an MBA from Concordia University. He is also a member of the board of directors of three organizations which recognize companies for excellence in the areas of information technology and innovation; Techno Montreal ADRIQ and Prompt.
Co-founder and chief technology officer at gtechna, Sergio Mastronardi has been developing mobile applications since 1992 and is recognized has an expert in his field. Sergio has more than 20 years of experience in software development. His work experiences include consulting, software architecture and implementation. At gtechna, he oversees software development and all mobile solutions. Sergio worked in numerous companies including Sûrete du Quebec, Service de Police de Montreal, Public Works Department of Washington DC, Hydro Quebec, General Trust and Montreal trust where he was recognized for his leadership and management skills. Mr. Mastronardi holds a Bachelor degree in Computer Sciences from McGill University.
Is an Electronics and Instrumentation Technologies expert with more than 30 years of experience working for companies like Telco’s, Cellular providers and for a big part software companies like Computer Aided Dispatch, Outage Management, VPN, and now e-citation. Mike’s success can be tied to bridging the gap between technology and specific business needs. He has proven track record in building strong customer and business relationships that generate revenue and stimulate long-term company growth and stability. A team leader with practical experience in a variety of high technology business ventures, across a number of discrete verticals that span a global market.
Marc-Andre holds a bachelor’s degree in software engineering and an MBA with a specialization in finance, management and entrepreneurship. He started his career building and deploying SAP solutions. He then led a team building a solution for content capture, metadata extraction and process automation. Marc-Andre’s profile is at the intersection of business and technology. At gtechna, he takes pride in building market-leading solutions and creating value for our customers. His goal is to leverage technology to solve today’s parking, police and mobility challenges. To achieve this, he believes in empowering his teams and creating an environment of trust where members can express their talent.
Bilingual visionary and accomplished business leader with extensive experience in IT operations and service optimization. Engage and manage effective and productive teams across various global industries, tirelessly delivering stellar project leadership fuelled by initiative and integrity. Exceptional business acumen and commitment to long term goals combined with attention to detail, organization and effective delegation ensure the achievement of continuous, enhanced business performance and customer service. Forward-thinking leader who anticipates and avoids issues through strategic thinking and creative problem-solving. Owner and director of the change management board and release control project team. Providing mission-critical input to help realize corporate strategies with proven experience in identifying, analyzing, and developing market opportunities.