Our Mission

At Blast, we aim to help employers measure the pulse of knowledge across the entire workforce in order to pinpoint operational strengths and risks in real-time. By helping improve knowledge across the organization, we help businesses perform better and retain talent. 

Our Team

Blast is brought to you by a team of passionate and experienced entrepreneurs who have seen the challenge that organizations face in effectively communicating with their diverse workforce in a continuously dynamic environment. Our team are experts at creative solutions with an employee-centric approach.

 
Marc Epstein Development team's hype man Marc on LinkedIn

Marc Epstein

Development team's hype man

Marc on LinkedIn

Cardin Cone The sales process starts with LaCroix Cardin on LinkedIn

Cardin Cone

The sales process starts with LaCroix

Cardin on LinkedIn

Jay Thomas Cycle. Design. Cycle. Repeat. Jay on LinkedIn

Jay Thomas

Cycle. Design. Cycle. Repeat.

Jay on LinkedIn

DeeAnn Kendrick Writes code until the coffee runs out  DeeAnn on LinkedIn

DeeAnn Kendrick

Writes code until the coffee runs out 

DeeAnn on LinkedIn

Daniel McBrayer Certified Scotch Whisky expert; also, writes code Daniel on LinkedIn

Daniel McBrayer

Certified Scotch Whisky expert; also, writes code

Daniel on LinkedIn

Jimmy Lin The rocket scientist                                Jimmy on LinkedIn

Jimmy Lin

The rocket scientist                               

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Tyler Slaven Serving up success                Tyler on LinkedIn

Tyler Slaven

Serving up success               

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Board of Directors

Blast is fortunate to be supported by innovative and creative operators with decades of experience in delivering engaging employee experiences across all industries.

 

Frederick "Rick" Fine

Rick is Co-Chairman of Blast and founder and CEO of Rialto Property Partners. Previously, Rick was CEO of InfoCure, an international healthcare software and services firm listed on the NASDAQ.

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Tony Malone

Tony is Co-Chairman of Blast and previous co-owner of The Network, an ethics and compliance software and services firm. Previously, Tony was President and COO of RISCORP.

Tony on LinkedIn

Luis Ramos

Luis was CEO of The Network and led the ethics and compliance firm through a successful growth and exit. Upon the acquisition, Luis became the COO of NAVEX Global.                 

Luis on LinkedIn