Our mission is simple – we believe that internalizing and centralizing our software development will result in reducing overhead, creating additional revenue streams, and optimizing the Guest/Visitor/Rider experience.
ABOUT ENCORE STUDIO
INTERNALIZE, CENTRALIZE & CREATE REVENUE
VICE PRESIDENT OF ENGINEERING
A graduate of the University of Southern California’s Viterbi School of Engineering in Computer Engineering & Computer Science for both undergrad and grad. Co-founded and sold WestsideRentals.com to Apartments.com (CSGP on Nasdaq). Co-founded and sold Ticketmob.com to Cvent.com (CVT on Nasdaq). Last role was as VP of Engineering at Ticketmaster.com
A proud graduate of the University of Southern California’s Electrical Engineering Master’s program, Pathik has written the code for over a dozen enterprise applications. He wrote the original ticketing solution for Ticketmob which Cvent acquired in 2012, he re-wrote the WestsideRentals.com web apps into React.js & Node.js which was subsequently acquired by Apartments.com, and he wrote the Login for Ticketmaster.com that supports over 1.2 million users per day.
ARCHITECT & SENIOR ENGINEER
SENIOR PRODUCT MANAGER
Helps keep the team in line when it comes to what we are building, how we are building it, and when we are delivering it.
Manages the product specifications along with the incoming queue of projects. Launched Hornblower.com, VictoryCruiseLines.com, the Referral Program, and the Loyalty Program for the Hornblower Group. Previously Director of Marketing at Hornblower, Northern California and brought that knowledge & experience to engineering. Holds a B.S. in Business Administration & Marketing from San Francisco State University.
ASSOCIATE SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Implemented API integration with third party companies such as Google, GetYourGuide, Civitatis, and the Military. Holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering at Chung Yuan Christian University. Also holds a M.S. in Information Technology at California Lutheran University
ASSOCIATE SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Implemented API integration with third party companies such as Google, GetYourGuide, Civitatis, and the Military. Holds an M.S. in Photonics and Optoelectronics at National Taiwan University. Also holds a M.S. in Information Technology at California Lutheran University.
Keeps the Hornblower Group family of websites ranked at the top of Google and assures that we stay up-to-date with the latest SEO methodologies. Helped build and launch new website redesigns across 15+ business units. Holds a B.A. in Social Sciences from California State University San Marcos.
Talented and smart engineer with the ability to tackle problems of all sizes, Matius developer over 200 websites while at Crowdtorch for clients such as Marquee Las Vegas from the TAO Hotel Group, to every single SBE property. His ability to execute on an engineering problem and resolve it is unparalleled with his 15+ years of computer science and computer engineering experience.
SENIOR MOBILE ENGINEER
As a graduate of Computer Science from the University of California Los Angeles Richard specializes in mobile applications. He has developer the Mobile App for WestsideRentals.com which was acquired by Apartments.com, along with mobile apps such as BetterPet, BruinTrade, and several startups in the Los Angeles silicon beach tech scene. His deep experience in iOS development and entrepreneurship is what allows him to single handedly take an app from concept to launch. He is currently pursuing his MBA with an expected date of 2020.
WHAT WE DO
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We design and program web applications for Hornblower, a company that cares about the consumer and guest experience.