Shane Long is a visionary, entrepreneur, and strategic thinker with over two decades of experience in mobile, wireless, and SaaS markets working with the industries leading companies around the world. He is an energetic leader with an engineering background and strong grasp of technology. He also has an understanding of market needs that allows him to help set the direction for SevenTablets.
Known for his financial acumen as well as his technical and management experience, Shane has worked closely in earlier positions with venture capital and private equity firms having raised multiple rounds of funding, helped orchestrate an IPO, and assisted in the sales of three successful technology companies with one for over $150M. During his career he has managed a team of over 40 hardware and software engineers to develop one of the markets first graphical processors for the mobile phone market. Another highlight is that while VP of Sales and Marketing for STB Systems the business grew from $15M to over $300M in the semiconductor and graphics accelerator market.
Previous he was CEO at deverus a SaaS HR technology company, and President and CEO of GSCS Inc., a company named one of the Top 10 fastest growing companies in North Texas by the Dallas Business Journal and SMU Cox School of Business. Shane also co-founded and was President for Bitboys Inc., a semiconductor company focused on mobile graphics processors.
Shane has a BS degree in Engineering from Texas A&M University and with his son a recent graduate from Texas A&M and his daughter soon to follow they are a true “Aggie Family”. When he does take a break, you will most likely find Shane either deep sea fishing, spending time with his family at sporting and music events, or doing his best not to delay his group too much while playing golf.