Who We Are
Edgespace designs scalable, extensible solutions for edge-to-cloud distributed analytics. We provide product development support to Independent software vendors, platform-as-a-service providers, and edge-device OEMs – decreasing development risk and accelerating time-to-market.
David Ayres | President
David Ayres is a successful entrepreneur with over 30 years experience in business intelligence and applied science, using decision-analytics. He has broad expertise in managing the growth, operations, and scaling of a high-technology firm. As well, he provides deep market insight into many industries, including biotechnology, environmental, information technology and defense.
David holds a B.S. and M.S. in chemical engineering, and a Ph.D. in civil engineering.
Kevin Kearney | CEO
Kevin Kearney is a serial entrepreneur with a background in computer vision and real-time embedded processing. He was founding CEO of Geospatial Systems – a firm specializing in high-resolution location-based imaging – and has held senior business development positions in the edge-device market space. He has extensive experience in business development, collaborative channel-partnering, and product design and development.
Kevin also serves as an adjunct professor of marketing in the Graduate School of Business at Roberts Wesleyan College. He holds a B.S. in physics, and M.S. degrees in both physics and strategic marketing.
David Decker | Chief Data Scientist
David Decker is an experienced executive with leadership in innovative R&D with machine learning algorithms, artificial intelligence and neural networks, in the context of data science and analytics. He has extensive experience directing all aspects of the development and delivery of complex, enterprise-scale software products in geographically distributed team environments. David is a strong leader in agile software development methodologies, leading the transformation from startup to high-performance, mature organization.
David is a member of the exclusive Boston Technology Leadership Council. He holds a B.S. in mathematics and computer science, and an M.S. in computer science – specializing in Artificial Intelligence.
George Vigelette | Director of R&D
George Vigelette has more than 20 years of experience in IT product development for some of the largest companies in the world. His expertise includes Enterprise Architecture, IoT, Embedded, Mobile, and Autonomous platforms. He has served in engineering management, including leading an advanced concepts R&D team at Hewlett Packard in Silicon Valley. He was part of an Software Architecture Review team for the Microsoft Azure platform and was the Enterprise Architect for Xerox’s Mobile Print cloud platform.
George is a Navy veteran, having served as a Nuclear Reactor Operator aboard the Research Vessel NR-1. He holds a B.S. in computer science with specialization in augmented reality, and is the author of multiple U.S. Patents.
John Canosa | Strategic Advisor
John Canosa is a successful entrepreneur with over 30 years in the hardware/software and embedded systems industry, including multiple startups in the Internet of Things (IoT) arena. He was chief strategist, connect products for ThingWorx, a PTC business. He brings an ability to relate and apply existing and emerging technologies to current real – world problems, along with very broad experience in multiple disciplines including technology and product development, partnering, sales and marketing, and company evangelism.
John serves on a number of boards for startup technology firms. He holds a B.S. and M.S. in electrical engineering.