BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Gregory Hrncir - Co-Founder, Chairman, & Chief Executive Officer
Gregory Hrncir is Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of ORock Technologies. For the past 23 years, he has served in executive, board and counsel capacities for a broad range of emerging growth technology companies in the cybersecurity, software and clean tech sectors. Hrncir commenced his career in private law practice in Los Angeles focused on complex securities and corporate transactional matters including IPOs, M&A transactions, and private placements. Hrncir currently serves as a member of the board of directors of several privately held entities. He received a Bachelor of Science from Arizona State University and a Juris Doctor from Whittier Law School. Mr. Hrncir is a member of the Arizona and California State Bars and numerous philanthropic and industry associations.
John Leon - Co-Founder, President, CTO
John Leon is the chief architect, designer, and CTO for ORock Technologies, building the company from the ground up with security as its main focus. ORock Technologies data centers reside on the government’s core Internet Backbone that Mr. Leon was involved in implementing in the early 1990’s from OC-3 “Ring of pearl network” to the current WDM backbone network. Previously, Mr. Leon handled high-speed cyber developments and security, and was Vice President overseeing the development of 3D stacked devices and embedded systems. He has developed various anti-tamper and reverse engineering capabilities and techniques and has been awarded over 25 Small Business and Innovative Research (SBIR) awards. Mr. Leon has devoted his career to solving problems for various U.S. government agencies and military focused in the areas of INFOSEC and COMSEC. He has had multiple successes in utilizing government-funded research and development concepts and building prototypes that eventually lead to commercial products. Mr. Leon holds a Master’s of Science degree and Bachelors of Science in Computer Science from Cal State Fullerton.
Stephen Hall - Co-Founder
Stephen Hall is a member of the board of directors and a Co-Founder of ORock Technologies. He has served as an advisor for a wide range of companies, with a focus in the real estate and technology sectors. Mr. Hall received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Southern California and is a fellow in taxation. He started his career in Tax Accounting in Los Angeles in 1998. His expertise includes real estate, technology and other complex business transactions. Mr. Hall serves as a member of the board of directors of several privately held entities. A member of the Pasadena Angels, Mr. Hall is also a member of many other industry associations and philanthropic organizations.