| APPRIMUS' strength lies in its diverse and highly experienced management team. Its principals include successful entrepreneurs in IT companies, senior executives in Fortune 500 Companies, financiers of successful technology focused enterprises, each bringing a wealth of hands-on experience encompassing multiple industries and all phases of technology infrastructures.
Arnold Pellegrinelli – APPRIMUS, INC. founder and CEO.
Mr. Pellegrinelli brings over 30 years of experience in providing business and technology solutions. His career began with a Fortune 100 computer product, software and services company - Burroughs Corporation - where he provided solutions for financial services and manufacturing clients. In 1987 he became a co-owner of PRISM Consulting Services, Inc., a full service I.T. Services firm that has helped many companies enhance the overall performance of their I.T. interests. Under his direction, PRISM grew to become a $35 million dollar international business, with a staff of over 280 and was sold in 1999. While at PRISM, in 1992 he co-founded Open Solutions, Inc., which created, and today is a leading provider of state of the art application software solutions for the banking industry (www.opensolutions.com). He is a co-founder and CEO of Semantic Business Solutions, Inc. SBS markets a highly scalable Semantic SearchQuery & Reasoning Engine and repository. Mr. Pellegrinelli is a graduate of Seton Hall University, with a degree in business administration.