Founded in 2011, Atlas Apps is committed to serving our customers ethically and with the highest quality of products and services for mobile computing.
John M. Butler, CEO and Founder: John is a graduate of the University of California at San Diego. While at UCSD, he published in the Journal of Hand Surgery and won the prestige award for Outstanding Undergraduate Research. After graduation, John worked with Zimmer and Biomet, two of the most prominent orthopedic companies in the world. Mr. Butler has over twenty years of experience in healthcare throughout the United States. He founded Atlas Investments and the non-profit, Rocky Mountain Relief. John served on the board of many other non-profits, including Operation Walk and continues to pursue a passion for excellence in healthcare.
Karl Chen, CMO & Business Development: Karl is a successful entrepreneur with more than twenty-five years of experience in enterprise computing, storage, and software. He is CEO & Principal Partner at WTCNeed and is the former CMO at Starboard Storage Systems, VP of Business Development and Marketing at LeftHand Networks, which was successfully acquired by HP in 2008 for $360M. Prior to Lefthand, Karl was VP of Marketing at BMC Software. He has also held senior management positions at Dell, HP, and Compaq Computer. Karl possesses a MBA degree from Bentley University and a BSBA from Babson College.
Aaron LaPedis, COO: A proven entrepreneur, Aaron is the author of "The Garage Sale Millionaire", a columnist for The Denver Post, an expert on most fine art and collectibles and President of Fascination Street Fine Arts. Aaron has helped many national and international clients on purchasing collections. He has also served as an expert witness for insurance
companies, divorce attorneys and the FBI. Aaron is a graduate of University of Colorado, Boulder.