Ian Pitts is president and chief executive officer of Syn-Apps. He has been in the technology industry for more than 20 years and has led the strategic direction of Syn-Apps since its founding in 2001. Earlier in his career, he held various technology roles with multiple Fortune 500 companies including Cisco Systems, General Dynamics, Motorola, and Starwood Hotels.
Since founding Syn-Apps, Ian has focused the company on innovation in the emergency mass notification sector, serving thousands of customers in more than 35 countries. In his role as president and CEO, he spends most of his time researching industry trends and competitive solutions while directly engaging with partners and customers to continue building Syn-Apps’ notification footprint.
Ian currently serves on the board of directors for Oregon International Air Show as the past chair, helped found the Oregon Air Show Charitable Foundation, and currently holds the positions of VP, secretary, and treasurer, which allows him to serve the Oregon aviation community while pursuing his passion of flight.