Dr. Lou Lipschultz; Founder & President
Lou is an entrepreneur, a licensed eye doctor, and the former executive of the worlds leading manufacturer of Braille and magnification technology. Lou received his Doctor of Optometry degree in 1986 and quickly built his first practice into three locations. Lou exited from full time practice in 2000 to accept the position of North America CEO of the largest manufacturer of blindness devices in the world, New Zealand-based HumanWare, Inc. During his nearly 4 years with HumanWare, he negotiated and completed several acquisitions and led a staff of 65. He resigned from HumanWare to found an internet portal for the blindness industry (OcuSource.com, LLC). To support the marketing needs of the blindness marketplace, he created a "virtual tradeshow" to bring the content to the attendee, solving many issues including cost of travel, lodging, a significant limiting factors for this financially challenged market. That event had over 11,000 live attendees and generated over 100,000 downloaded audio or video files. Let'sGoEXPO was born.
Rebecca Houliston; Co-founder & Lead Developer
Rebecca honed her development skills with HP in the early 90's working on intranet development, then moved on to a startup that failed, and finally landed with Financial Interactive (now SS&C technologies) where she developed their content mgmt system and built the front end websites for Hedge Fund clients. Rebecca joined the OcuSource team in 2004, and then became a co-founder of LetsGoExpo in 2005, where she devotes 100% of her efforts.
Matt Brown; Developer
Matt joined the LetsGoExpo team in early 2008 as a contractor, working closely with Rebecca in the development and refinement of the LetsGoExpo websites.
Michael Lasevich; IT and Security Specialist
Michael is an expert in online security, hardware, and database architecture. Michael joined the LetsGoExpo team as a contractor in the fall of 2007.
Stefanie Baeker: Database Management
Stephanie joined the OcuSource team in 2004 and transferred to the LetsGoExpo team in 2008. Originally from Germany, Stefanie telecommutes from Cancun Mexico. She is fluent in 6 languages, and manages the online tech support and marketing databases for Let'sGoExpo.
In addition to the above key staff, Let'sGoEXPO has multiple contractors who are experts in graphics design, web development, and security.