Mahmoud Elsayess, President:
Mr. Elsayess has over 35 years as an Information Technology professional.
His technical and managerial background include expertise and
experience with IE/IEF(CASE), IMS/DB/DC, IDMS/R, ORACLE, DB2, MS ACCESS, COBOL,
Visual Basic, MQSeries (Client \ Server) HTML, Java, C++, and ASP.
He is also proficient in PHP, MYSQL, Apache,and Flash. Senior responsibilities with an
impressive array of renowned organizations including The Auto Club of Southern California,
IBM, Deloitte, Touche,Computer Sciences Corporation, American Express, Hughes Aircraft,
ITT, and the County of Los Angeles have provided Mahmoud with the background and professional
expertise to assure that all Read~Verse products will be imbued with the latest
technology and developments. With Master degrees in both Computer Sciences and
he has been teaching since 1999 classes on the Internet
and database design at various prestigious universities in the Western United States.
Arnold Silverman, Vice President:
Arnold brings to Read~Verse over 40-years of computer systems experience.
His knowledge and expertise with application software gained from senior management
responsibilities with some of the world's largest companies provide a rich
resource for Read~Verse. His national and international senior Sales and Marketing
responsibilities for several renowned companies including ITT, McDonnell Douglas and C. Itoh & Co.
Ltd. will provide Read~Verse an experienced and knowledgeable hand as it moves into the
public sales arena. Arnold has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from
Rutgers University and a MBA in Marketing from CCNY.
Dr. Salwa Hamada, researcher:
Dr. Salwa Hamada works as a researcher at the Electronics Research Institute ,
Egypt, and as a part-time lecturer at Cairo University.
She is the first researcher to use Arabic in her published papers
in Information Technology. Her area of interest is to increase the number
of Arabic digital publications and readers. She has written numerous papers on
Computational Approaches to Arabic Script-based Languages. She has been invited
to many international conferences in Tunisia, Emirates, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia and other
countries. She is mainly specialized in language analysis, evaluation, lexicon,
and machine translation.
Mark Munro, Senior Software Architect:
The cutting edge achievements of Read~Verse systems can be attributed
to Mark's professional efforts. His in-depth expertise with the complete Macromedia suite,
Adobe suite CS, Microsoft Suite, Adobe Acrobat client; Platforms / OS: Unix (Free BSD),
PalmOS, MacOSX(Server and client), Linux: Redhat(Fedora 4,Ent 3),Mandrake,
Windows 98 /XP/NT(server) / server (IIS), RAID subsystems. Languages include SQL,
Server: Apache1.3/2, Apple File Server, CGI *C/Perl, FTP ProFTP, sendmail,
Postfix, Qmail, Post.Office, DNS, Samba, SSH/SSL VP; N Database: MySQL,
Oracle 9i,Frontbase, MS Access, and MS SQL will enable Read~Verse systems to
remain at the forefront of software technology. Mark has degrees with honors
from St. Francis Xavier and Acadia Universities.
Recognition must also be given to the Read~Verse professional staff.
Development readers or researchers of the Koran will appreciate the
accuracy and ease of finding facts in the Koran all of which is
attributable to their superb efforts. In addition to Mark Munro,
Lance Weaver, Rick Blackwood, Thomas Smith, Thomas Boland, Steve Farwell,
and Mike G. Williams contributed to the construction of Internet objects and databases.
The talented team overcame significant technical challenges for
storing and retrieving Arabic letters and words to and from the databases.
Special recognition should also be given to project lead, Ahmed Abdelhalim,
for his creative work with Lesson Designer Software . This prized staff of professionals
will support users, and will continue to enhance Read~Verse systems as new
technology becomes available.