President and Chief Executive Officer and Member, Board of Directors
David Raun has more than 24 years of experience at senior management and board levels in public and private companies including over 10 M&A/fund raising events. He was with PLX Technology, Inc., a publicly traded company on Nasdaq, from 2004-2014 where he eventually became president, chief executive officer and a director. In this role, he led the company to an acquisition by Avago (now Broadcom) after driving the company to 70%+ market share, record revenues and profits. Mr. Raun also served as chief operations officer at Home Bay, an on-line technology base real estate company in 2019. Prior to Home Bay, he was the president, COO and interim chief financial officer at ASSIA, Inc. a Silicon Valley-based SaaS providers from 2016-2018. Here he led a quick turnaround driving to record revenues and approached 40% operating margins. Prior to these roles he had multiple VP of Marketing, Business Development, Corporate Development and Sales roles. He was chairman of the board at Kilopass, a semiconductor IP supplier until they were acquired by Synopsys in 2018. Mr. Raun holds a B.S. in computer and electrical engineering from University of California, Santa Barbara.
Chief Financial Officer
Joined OSS in Sept 2017 after working 15 years in public accounting with PwC, 8 of which were in Korea. He has served as Chief Financial and Operations Officer for internet and technology companies for 17 years. John was also with Kelley Blue Book for 11 years and was instrumental in the sale of that company to COX Enterprises. John has a Bachelors and Masters of Accountancy degree from Brigham Young University and is a licensed CPA.
Vice President of Product Marketing
Tim Miller has over 33 years of experience in high tech operations, management, marketing, business development, and sales. Miller previously was the CEO of Dolphin Interconnect Solutions and CEO and founder of StarGen, Inc. Mr. Miller holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from Cornell University, a Masters of Business Administration from Wharton, and a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Pennsylvania.
Chief Sales & Marketing Officer
Jim Ison has 26 years' combined experience in the bus-board marketplace and the HPC industry. Prior to OSS, Jim held various sales and marketing positions centered on COTS military and converged communications accounts for Ziatech and Rittal. Jim holds a bachelor's degree in Aeronautical Engineering from CalPoly SLO and an MBA from University of Florida.
Vice President of Engineering
Julia Elbert has over 23 years of experience in engineering, specializing in Linux, PCI Express, and device drivers for communication hardware. Elbert is responsible for managing and leading the team of engineers at One Stop Systems to develop high speed electronic products focused around PCI Express. She also works in business development to build partnerships with vendors and customers to support One Stop Systems and Magma's product line and to increase sales. Elbert graduated from the University of California, San Diego.
Vice President of Operations
Victor has over 28 years' experience in entrepreneurship having co-founded 5 different companies. He began his career by starting his own small business and from there he oversaw operations at a company that grew from $5M to over $100M in less than 6 years. Victor is on the board of advisors for World Help and chairs an annual Causelife Golf Tournament in San Diego. He is the recipient of multiple community involvement awards. Victor holds a B.A. from Thomas Edison State University, and attended the Stanford Executive Institute for management of technology companies.
Alan Rich is a partner in Alan Rich & Associates, APLC. He is a member of the California Bar Association, and is licensed to practice law before the California Supreme Court, United States District Court for Southern California and the United States Tax Court. Mr. Rich received his undergraduate degree from CalPoly Pomona and his juris doctorate from UCLA.