Nate Mega, Co-Founder & CEO
As Co-Founder & CEO of Karma App Studio, Nate leads the entire global team with quicksilver intelligence, clear direction and uncanny intuition. Truly a rare combination of right brain/left brain symbiosis. Nate is constantly developing fresh, compelling ideas that transcend the here-and-now, which spawn exciting new realms of possibility. He is passioNate about art, innovation, ideation, disruption, the creative process, UI/UX, graphic design, business strategy, branding, philosophy, travel, education, philanthropy and wildlife conservation. Nate is a visionary and entrepreneur through and through. At 14, he invented an automatic transmission for bicycles. At 23, he started a global sticker company while attending University in Montréal where he studied Business. At 27, Nate became Co-Founder and CEO of a global travel souvenir startup. Nate is a deeply spiritual soul who revels in music of all kinds, photography, large-format abstract oil painting, autodidacticism, astrology, metaphysics, meditation, family and all things Zen.
Keith Pinder, Co-Founder & COO
As COO of Karma App Studio, Keith is in charge of all day-to-day operations. Keith trains business administrators who create organized systems for completing their department’s key functions. One of his critical roles is to identify the essential structure of the business and assess its efficiency as the company grows, meeting increased product demand without sacrificing profitability. Keith creates the operating procedures that the whole company will follow. He has an exceptional track record of leadership and superior project management skills. He is resourceful and analytical with exceptional communication skills. Keith is well-versed in understanding all facets of business. He is outstanding at public speaking and has dynamic interpersonal skills. He has a deep knowledge of IT/business infrastructure. Keith has a high aptitude in problem-solving and decision-making. He has a profound understanding of analytics and performance metrics. Keith is a highly accomplished businessman who has deep ties to Wall St. and Investment Banking for over 15 years.
Sunil Patel, CTO
As CTO of Karma App Studio, Sunil oversees all IT and manages the entire global development team. Sunil is a fearless technologist. Like Nate, he has decades of experience in technology. He is able to understand any concept and delegate it to the rest of the development team in the best, most efficient manner. He has a pragmatic, dynamic approach to every project and never ceases to amaze. Projects are always delivered flawlessly and on time. His mind is sharp and analytical, while at the same time also highly creative and innovative. He is constantly offering better or unique ways to tackle problems and augment any apps in development so that they are the very best they can be. His insightful, thoughtful, honest feedback is revered in the highest regard. Sunil's communication skills are tremendous and is able to readily understand and implement Nate's UI/UX and any abstract concepts. He is a full-stack developer versed in anything and everything iOS and Android, all backend, as well as AI and ML.
John Driscoll, CMO
As CMO of Karma App Studio, John is in charge of all marketing, branding and ad campaigns. John is a consultant, speaker, and growth hacker. He has consulted with countless tech startups and Fortune 500s, advising them on how to utilize technology to grow their brands. John has been an entrepreneur for over 20 years with sever successful ventures to his name. John has lectured for Redlands University, UCI, Caltech, Rackspace, and the University of Southern California. Among his list of clients are Bank of America, Hyundai, Wells Fargo, the PGA of America, the American Red Cross, and many more. John takes on the marketing of each new app with keen insight and tremendous enthusiasm. Knowing full well that each app is a world unto itself, John and the whole marketing team take exceptional time and dedication in each marketing campaign. From organic growth to paid ads to social media and everything in between, John is the go-to guy for all things marketing. As a highly detail-oriented CMO, there is no stone unturned by John. The prodigal growth hacker extraordinaire.
Andy Castillo, CCO
As Chief Creative Officer of Karma App Studio, Andy is in charge of all things creative. Illustration, Interactive, VFX, CGI Production, Motion Design, 2D Animation are some of his areas of expertise. Andy helps creates that 'extra special something' to Karma App Studio apps. Call it flourish, call it style, call it pizzazz. The little and important design details that make Karma App Studio apps extra special. Andy is pretty much self-taught and excels in a fast-paced, bustling environment. His communication skills are clear, vivid and imaginative. Andy has a dynamic, unique skill set which adds a lot to the company. A naturally funny guy, Andy loves to joke around. He is bilingual in English and Spanish and a world traveler. Andy is a friendly person and delightful to work with on any projects. A self-starter, Andy truly excels when he gets "in the zone" of creativity. Andy is foodie and loves many types of fine cuisine. Andy has big picturing thinking mixed with a detail-oriented mindset. His talents are unique and diverse. Andy has a free-form, freestyle method of working and executing on app projects.
Karma App Studio has a robust team of brilliant, meticulous developers located in India working on various apps.
Synergy is what happens when one plus one equals ten or a hundred or even a thousand! It's the profound result when two or more respectful human beings determine to go beyond their preconceived ideas to meet a great challenge.