Visionary Team
Bolt Data is comprised of a crew who believe the word “service” doesn’t even scratch the surface of what we’re about. We’re innovators, creatives, tech enthusiasts and extroverts that create a patchwork fabric that‘s woven seamlessly into our interactions and makes us – and our clients – successful. We’re knowledgeable, approachable and above all, simply love what we do.

Rob Meredith

Managing Partner

About Rob Meredith

Rob helps the world’s best companies gain unique insight into their assets’ performance and maximize their products’ uptime. With over 20 years of experience in enterprise transformation, Rob has helped companies create stronger connections with their customers, improve the productivity of complex assets, reduce operating costs, and introduce new revenue-generating offerings. Rob understands industry best practices and emerging trends, and knows how to exploit technologies to create new business value. He has extensive experiences in influencing and delivering business transformations across industry verticals.

As a passionate advocate for his clients, Rob is committed to building trusted relationships, understanding business goals, applying insights from relevant industry experiences, and working collaboratively to achieve business outcomes.  Rob has earned multiple degrees in engineering and business and holds multiple certifications for technology and business services.  Rob’s experiences in fortune 500 companies as a Field Technician, a Global Depot Service Director, and a Vice President of Technology; as well as being the Managing Partner for a Service Management and Technology Consulting Firm, President of a non-profit organization, and Chairman for a Technology company enables him to bring valuable insights to every engagement.

Chris Hurd

Founding PArtner

About Chris Hurd

With over 20 years’ experience in code development, Chris has worked with many recognizable companies including GE, Bayer, Sprint and Adidas. Chris has a vast amount of project experience including serving as technical architect for initial implementation throughout EMEA division at Pitney Bowes and a GE Healthcare for the implementation to deliver ServiceMax throughout the United States. After his time as a technical architect at ServiceMax, Chris became the founding member of Bolt Data.  He now draws upon his nearly 10 years of experience in the Salesforce/ServiceMax space to expertly guide projects through the technical side of project delivery.

Frank VanLoon

Technical Delivery Leader

About Frank VanLoon

With over 20 years of experience in software architecture, integrations and custom development, Frank has worked in multiple development platforms and industries, consistently delivering high-quality complex solutions. In recent years his focus has been on cloud platforms, including Salesforce and AWS, and holds several technical certifications and awards. Frank has gained a unique perspective thanks to his experience working with organizations of all sizes, across industries and playing multiple roles including independent software vendor, professional services, open-source contributor and customer.

Frank’s passion for learning new technologies lead him to the IoT space, including M2M and IoT industry standards, API Driven Development and IoT specific protocols (MQTT, ZigBee, ModBus, etc.). The excitement in the industry and the innovations happening every day are what drive Frank and the rest of our organization.

Jeff Komlos

Partner & Vice President, Delivery

About Jeff Komlos

Jeff empowers organizations to create the “Intelligent Enterprise” through the use of technology.  With over 20 years’ experience in technology, delivery implementations, business management and executive visioning, Jeff has a history of delivering value and results to the most complex situations. Known as the “fixer”, Jeff has a proven track record of course correcting implementations and initiatives to successful completion. Jeff’s focus has always been on partner success, as that is how he measures his value.  Working at the “Speed of Trust”, Jeff is able to quickly identify the major issues and gaps and implement change to correct those misalignments.

Allan Alexopulos

SVP, Sales & Marketing

About Allan Alexopulos

Allan brings more than 25 years of high technology sales and service expertise to his role leading Bolt Data’s sales and marketing team. With an extensive history of building lasting relationships with clients, Allan leads Bolt Data’s efforts to expand our leadership with customers investing in the Salesforce ecosystem. A constant theme in Allan’s early career in customer and field service was how technology could be harnessed to both delight customers and improve service performance simultaneously.  Based on a chance meeting he was presented with an opportunity to leverage that background to design service applications at Clarify, an early CRM vendor, and see his vision come to life.

Prior to Bolt Data, Allan served as VP of Professional and Strategic Services for ServiceMax, the leading provider of field service solutions. In 2001, he co-founded Movana LLC, a provider of outsourced service contract sales solutions acquired by Encover.