software

Famularo to head ERwin, move HQ to LI

Tampa-based software firm ERwin Inc. plans to move its executive offices to Long Island. Makes sense: Newly minted CEO Adam Famularo lives in Garden City. Famularo, a former CA executive who once ran the software giant’s cloud computing unit, comes to ERwin from Verizon Enterprise Solutions, where he was head of global channels until last month. And he’s not the only CA transplant. ERwin’s database modeling software was acquired from CA last month by Parallax…


With Sullstice, keeping the conversation going

By GREGORY ZELLER // Entrepreneur James O’Sullivan has reached a critical point familiar to many innovators, particularly those offering digital services: How to monetize your beta-test hit? In O’Sullivan’s case, the hit is Sullstice, a digital collaboration tool helping teachers and students connect in after-class discussions. The online forum is designed to benefit students, who get answers to sticky problems from multiple sources, and educators, who share the burden of extracurricular instruction and eliminate classroom…


Luis Gonzalez is InterConnecting the Americas

By GREGORY ZELLER // For Luis Gonzalez and his sales and marketing boosting InterConnecta, the future was on Long Island. And, it turns out, also in Peru. There were specific reasons for selecting Garden City as home base for his 2008 startup and subsequently opening a satellite office in Lima, the Peruvian capital. Long Island offered a quality of living not found in New York City, and Peru, where the CEO has extended family, gave…