Founded in 2007, Lasso is an Internet of Things (IoT) services company that focuses on making asset tracking smarter to deliver actionable results to industries including oil and gas, chemical, water and waste management, environmental and construction. Our team is passionate about helping companies use technology to better manage their operations.
We custom-build each solution to solve the unique needs of our customers. We combine powerful web-based software and hardware technologies such as GPS, Cellular, RFID, sensors, and smart chips to deliver an irreplaceable customer experience. The data our technology gathers allows our clients to better run field operations making them more efficient, profitable, and proactive, with data that is actionable when it matters most.
Peter has extensive experience in the development and integration of mechanical devices, software, algorithms, patents and industrial automation products and controls. He is a licensed Professional Engineer in Texas, and holds 24 patents dealing with mechanical automation components, control systems, GPS devices, motor drives, Wireless Telemetry, and electro-mechanical products used in a variety of industries. Founder of the Industrial Robotics company, EOA Systems, which was sold to the Dover Corporation. Experience with many robotic systems, software languages, circuit design, microcontrollers, low power sensors, Wireless modems, and sensing methods. Peter holds a B.S. and M.S. in electrical engineering from RPI.
Rick has many years of experience in software development and business services. After a career practicing securities law, Rick founded several software companies which became a catalyst to several brand-name internet sites today. Rick was instrumental in creating the strategy, raising substantial equity through venture capital and investment banks, recruiting a world-class management team, operating the company, creating widely used products, and structuring key relationships with strategic software and content partners. Rick's entrepreneurial experience with direct marketing, technology and e-commerce have led to positions as a consultant, advisory board member, and board member. Rick holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Texas A&M University and a JD in Law from Texas Tech University.
Daniel has an extensive sales and management background in both the technology and retail markets. Before merging with Lasso, Daniel served as President of DragonTMC, Inc. located in Coppell, TX. Before that, he was the VP of Sales with Geoforce, leading the North American regional sales team, building and managing a global network of channel partners, and planning and executing growth strategies. Daniel joined Geoforce after leaving Dallas-based technology startup, SAVR Communications (now OnAsset Intelligence). While there, he served as the Executive Sales Director and helped Fortune 500 companies like Wells Fargo, Visa, and Caterpillar implement RFID technology to improve their operations.
Michael has years of experience in the oil and gas industry as well as sales. While attending the University of Oklahoma, he served as a Landman for XTO Energy in Houston and Royal Energy Group in Oklahoma City. He also gained extensive sales experience with Vector Marketing where he worked his way to becoming a top sales representative within the company and had the honor of training other sales representatives. Michael graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a double major in Energy Management and Finance.
Paul has extensive hands on experience with mechanical and electrical equipment and comes from a diverse background in different industries. Paul graduated from Meramec College for electrical training and the Science and Technology College in Vietnam. Paul worked with Peter for many years in Robotics. Paul is responsible for prototyping new products, overseeing repairs, and assists with final assembly and testing.
Bijal has over 20 years of research and software architecture experience in the web, mobile and telecommunications industries. He is a Founder and Chief Architect at Rinira Technologies, a company founded on the principles of customer focus, innovation, and unbeatable ROI. Worked closely with Peter on Robotics projects and was a Director of Application Development at CollabNet focusing on web based collaboration. Dr. Modi received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Nuclear Engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.