Executive Team

Jerry Meerkatz
CEO
Jerry joined Starview Inc. in early 2011 and has extensive experience in bringing to market enterprise products in both the software and hardware marketplaces. Before Starview, Jerry worked as General Manager and Vice President for several divisions of Compaq and Hewlett Packard, as well as emerging companies in the VoIP, enterprise mobile software and telecommunications industries. Jerry spent the last 32 years in the technology field with the last 25 in executive management worldwide. He is originally from the Flathead Valley in northwestern Montana, and holds a degree in Electronics Engineering Technology from DeVry University.

Steve Baunach
CTO
Steve is responsible for the design and delivery of high-value, domain-specific solutions to customers, working to translate challenges into product requirements for future productization of the Starview Enterprise Platform and customer project implementations. Prior to founding Starview Inc.’s predecessor Starview Technology in 2001, Steve served as VP of Engineering and CTO of BlackHog, a cloud-based inter-enterprise direct material procurement management system. Before that, he was VP of Product Development and CTO of Sherpa Corporation, seeing it through its acquisition by Inso Corporation and subsequent sale to SDRC. Steve has a BS in Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering from Oregon State University, and has been Issued three US patents.

Angus MacDonald
EVP, Business Development
Angus is responsible for developing both strategic alliances and customer relationships for Starview. He has 20 years of experience bringing solutions to market that meet the technical and business requirements of global enterprises. Prior to joining Starview, Angus was co-founder of Mathon Systems, which produced in-network Information Governance solutions. He has also played a number of executive roles, including CEO of Snapbridge Software (now Mochila) and Vice President of TIBCO Software. Angus received his Ph.D. in Microelectronics and an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Edinburgh in Scotland.

Kevin Cory
VP, Service Management
As Vice President of Service Management at Starview Inc., Kevin Cory is responsible for working closely with customers and integration partners in the delivery of solutions that will help best achieve their business goals. Kevin has more than 20 years of leadership experience managing delivery teams on implementing solutions for global companies. An accomplished solution architect and organizational leader, his contributions have resulted in notable enterprise improvements in the retail, financial, and software development industries. Prior to joining Starview, Kevin worked as a Senior Manager in Deloitte’s Technology Strategy and Architecture practice. He was also the Managing Director of Deloitte’s Tax Technology and CIO for Livemercial, an industry leading eCommerce marketing and sales management firm. He has been featured in InformationWeek, Data Management Review, and other technology media. Kevin attended the University of Maryland.

Chima Njaka
VP, Products & Marketing
Chima has 20 years of experience developing, managing, and marketing high technology products and solutions in enterprise software, network security management and monitoring, and real-time systems. As VP, Products & Marketing, Chima is responsible for charting the product development and marketing of the Starview Enterprise Platform and associate solutions. Previously, he held senior Product Management and Marketing positions at TIBCO LogLogic, where he was responsible for the core platform software & hardware, as well as compliance & database activity monitoring solutions. Prior to LogLogic, he led technical services, operations, and sales at a number of technology startups offering innovations in DDOS mitigation, optical networking, and network management. Before his career with startups, Chima led and directed international professional and technical services for AT&T Labs, and was an aerospace research engineer at NASA Ames Research Center. Chima holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology, an MS in Mechanical Engineering from UC Santa Barbara, and an MBA from Santa Clara University.