Barry founded Accio Data in 2005 with a mission to provide world-class software to midsized screening firms, empowering them with better technology and lower R&D costs. He designed the Accio platform after extensive interviews and needs analysis in the CRA industry. His extensive technology background includes more than 25 years in the semiconductor industry. Barry currently serves on the credentialing council for the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS).
Tron WomackChief Technology Officer
Barry met Tron while the two were working together at Cypress Semiconductor. There, they worked on projects involving huge amounts of data in order to facilitate chip manufacturing. Tron provided technical services to Accio in its early days before coming on-board as its first Chief Technology Officer. His role includes overseeing the stability and feature development of the Accio platform as well as ensuring its security and compliance in accordance with federal and state laws.
Galen SvanasDirector of Marketing
Galen is a 25-year veteran of technology marketing communications, working in B2B, B2C, retail and online environments. In addition to positions with large, multinational companies, he founded and ran his own successful interactive marketing agency in Austin in the mid-1990's. Galen began his career in television news as an investigative reporter and anchor.
Cory KirkBusiness Developer
Cory began his journey in business development over 23 years ago when he founded his first production company. Having run full-service broadcast studios in Austin and Dallas, he's worked closely with corporations including Pearson, Texas Lottery, AMD, Fox News and other national news networks developing and maintaining client relationships.
Ryan JonesDirector of Consulting Services & Special Projects
Ryan is uniquely suited to lead business consultation and special projects. Before leading Accio's Customer Service Group for 4 years and becoming an expert on the platform, he developed products and processes for an Austin-based CRA. He draws on extensive experience in the semiconductor industry for developing best practices and efficiency through automation.