CEO, Information Technology and Services
Uri Soroka, CEO @ SANDBX, experienced Operations executive
Uri Soroka's Bio:
Uri Soroka is the CEO of Sandbx, a startup in stealth mode. Uri is an Operations, Marketing, Project Management (CSM) and Finance executive. He has more than 15 years of industry experience. Uri Soroka succesfully managed companies in various industries, including Information Technology, Publishing and Advertising. Well versed in vendor relations, contracts management and negotiations, CRM, offshore team management and sourcing. Uri Soroka is a proud Marquette grad x2, he holds an MBA in Finance and Bachelor's in Information Technology.
Uri Soroka's Experience:
Chief Operating Officer at IntellectsoftAugust 2014 - May 2017 | New York
Established in 2007, Intellectsoft evolved into a an international, full-scale software solution development company with offices in Silicon Valley, New York, London, Oslo and Minsk. Intellectsoft is an award-winning engineering company which builds, maintains and supports business critical applications for enterprise clients. Intellectsoft’s clients include: Universal Pictures, Jaguar Motors, Qualcomm, Ernst & Young, Clinique, Bombardier, London Stock Exchange, Harley-Davidson and others.
Vice President of Finance / Operations at B2B SoftNovember 2012 - July 2014
B2B Soft is a product software company (SaaS POS system) with offices in the US and Ukraine. Company serves thousands of retail locations in the US and Canada providing specialized POS and merchant processing services. Duties include day-to-day management of Operations, Finance, HR and Legal departments.
Director of Operations at MOO Publishing CorporationMarch 2011 - October 2012
MOO Publishing is a publishing company specializing in healthcare media. Publications include: Medical Office Magazine, 4Health Magazine, Wellness Magazine and others. Duties included hands-on day-to-day operations management of all teams, including finance, editorial, sales and distribution.
Director of Operations at USA Vein ClinicsJune 2008 - March 2011
USA Vein clinics is a nationwide chain of medical facilities specializing in treatment of circulation disorders. Duties included hands-on day-to-day management of company's operations, including Finance, Business Development, IT Operations and HR.
Project Manager at Marquette UniversityOctober 2006 - December 2009
Marquette University is a private non-profit university with nearly 12,000 students in attendance. Duties included managing Information Technology projects in a PMO environment of IT Services department.
Technical Support Specialist at Marquette UniversityFebruary 2004 - September 2006
Marquette University is a private non-profit university with nearly 12,000 students in attendance. Duties included IT Technical support of 200+ desktops, specialized labs, and high-tech classrooms for colleges of Business Administration, Computer Science and Arts & Sciences.
Intelligence Analyst / Technician at Israel Defense ForcesDecember 1995 - October 1998
Staff Sergeant, Israeli Air Force. Managed intelligence electronics systems.
Board Member at Made In New York Jazz CompetitionSeptember 2014
Made in New York Jazz is the first international online (and offline) jazz competition that aims to churn out some of the best jazz talents across the globe. These days, when every possible form of entertainment is becoming virtual, why not music competitions? The organizers of the competition, a community of jazz music lovers, have conceived and executed this brilliant concept by neatly harnessing the power of the web.
CEO at SANDBXMay 2017 - Present | New York, NY
SANDBX is working on a product with a unique application of blockchain that will revolutionize the way we do things together. SANDBX is in stealth mode.
Uri Soroka's Education:
Cheetah Learning2007 – 2007PMP
Marquette University2005 – 2006MBAConcentration: Finance, IT
Marquette University2002 – 2005Bachelor of Science (B.S.)Concentration: Information Technology
Agile EvolutionCSMConcentration: Certified Scrum Master
Uri Soroka's Interests & Activities:
Marketing, Agile, Disruptive Technologies, Startups, Crowdsourcing, Operations, blockchain, market research, startups, opinion crowdsourcing, gaming, gamification, augmented reality, virtual reality