Heavenstone, Inc. was founded in 2005 by Mark Himelstein, one of the tech industry’s most experienced and accomplished leaders. Mark has over 20 years experience in technology and research as a consultant and senior manager with large companies and start ups.

A former Vice President of Solaris at Sun Microsystems, Mark has managed a multi-million dollar budget and a 500 person workforce to successfully develop and release major software products. He has also held senior management roles at Apple Computing and several start-ups including Enlighten Software Solutions, Digeo, Inc. and Infoblox, Inc.

Mark is also committed to advancing the state of the industry through education and innovation. He has published numerous technical papers and holds several patents. He also regularly addresses industry groups and is a much sought after speaker on management topics.

In addition to publishing 100 Questions to Ask Your Software Organization, Mark has also published a book of poems entitled, Solace.

Mark has a Bachelor of Computer Science and Math from Wilkes-College in Pennsylvania and a Master of Computer Science from University of California Davis/Livermore. 

A comprehensive curriculum vitae can be viewed here.

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