Partners

Roger Farano, IT and Software Design, Hosting, Web Applications. Roger has 27 years of experience in developing and managing software design projects.  He is an expert in complex distributed applications, systems analysis and design, web and intranet applications development and telecommunications.  He has performed full lifecycle software development for General Dynamics Information Technology, and Nortel Government Solutions.  Roger also enhanced the Smooth Paper web application for the American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE).  He has also led the requirements gathering, design, development, and testing of several Federal Aviation Administration intranet and Internet web portals, including the National Air System Architecture web site. He has consulted to numerous government agencies addressing a range of requirements, such as the FBI, FAA and the Department of Defense. He is proficient in the full spectrum of languages, development tools, operating systems/servers and database platforms.  He received his B.S.E.E from the College of William and Mary and an M.S. in Computer Science from Old Dominion University.

Michelle Marchant, Graphic Design & Web Programming. Michelle has 21 years of hands-on experience in web development, computer graphics, graphic design and desktop publishing. She is proficient in a range of programming and database languages to meet clients’ technical needs while visually defining their unique look and tenor. Michelle successfully manages all facets of site development, from initial design and architecture to site deployment and client management. After receiving her B.F.A. Communication Design, Cum Laude, from Kutztown University, she served as a graphic designer for Armstrong World Industries and later worked as an interactive Web Designer for James Bunting Advertising. While employed by Washington Square Associates, Inc., Washington, DC she provided oversight of printed, web, and multimedia graphic communications. Her extensive knowledge base includes HTML, CSS, CMS (Joomla, Drupal, Word Press), XML, CFM, JavaScript, Adobe Creative Suite including: Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, Fireworks, Flash Catalyst, Dreamweaver, Acrobat. Michelle also has a thorough grasp of e-commerce, database integration, SEO and social media optimization. Michelle has worked with Donn for 15 years and is also his partner in Veritas Ventures.

Victor KlingelhoferVictor Klingelhofer Partner, Cohen Mohr LLC, Washington DC
Victor received his B.A. from Randolph-Macon College and served with the U.S. Army. After receiving his J.D. from Catholic University, he was admitted to the Virginia State Bar and the United States Court of Federal Claims Bar. He served as an Associate with Faulkner, Shands & Stupar, as an Associate with Cohen Mohr, LLP, and then became a Partner of Cohen Mohr. He provides counsel to corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, investment banking firms, and boards of directors; his specialization includes: business formation and capitalization, corporate governance, business operations, corporate structure, corporate finance, mergers & acquisitions, corporate finance, regulatory compliance, and establishing infrastructure for business operations. Victor works with companies and their directors to formulate and implement their strategies, respond to change, and structure strategic joint ventures involving multiple parties and lines of business. His clients include Canon U.S.A., Amdahl, Sprint, Government Micro Resources, Pinkerton and many others.

Technology Partners

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