HI-TEK Team (Headquarters San Diego, California - USA)
· Thomas Johnson, Chairman & CEO, Co-Founder, (22 Yrs.)
· Lee Johnson, Ph.D., President & CIO, Co-Founder, (22 Yrs.)
· Paul Atkiss, CFO (10 Yrs.)
· Annie Ung, VP. Business R & D (14 Yrs.)
· Tomsoo Kang, CTO, Blockchain Technology (22 Yrs.)
· Toan Nguyen, Assistant CTO, Blockchain Technology (17 Yrs.)
· Tu Nguyen, Assistant CTO, Networks and Security (17 Yrs.)
· Jon Hollmann, General Counsel (22 Yrs.)
· Louis Huynh, General Counsel (SEC), (8 Yrs)
· Eric Dirker, Marketing & International Trade (22 Yrs.)
· Gary Thompson, TravelHelpDesk Specialist (17 Yrs.)
HI-TEK Team (Representative Offices in Vietnam)
· Thang Nguyen, Director, Ho Chi Minh City Office, Vietnam
· Phuong Lan Truong, Director, Hanoi Office, Vietnam
· Peter J. Burns III, Entrepreneurs - (USA)
· Kenneth Le, Le's Invetsment LLC., USA
· Robert Tepper, Marketing Specialist - (USA)
· Alastair Macarney, Technology - (USA)
· Rosette, Baja-California Travel Tourism, (MEXICO)
· Owen Bethel, The Montaque Group (BAHAMAS)
Tom M. Johnson – Co-founder, Chairman & CEO
Mr. Tom Johnson is an experienced high technology entrepreneur with strong business, marketing, and software management experience. For over five years, he was a Senior Coder and Programmer at UCSD’s California Space Institute and Scripps Institution of Oceanography. His main responsibility included maintaining, coding/programming, digitizing, and processing satellite data to study the effects of El Nino on the global climate. He taught digital image processing to graduate students, post-doctorates, and Navy personnel on a $2M HP-3000 mainframe system. (Experienced over 10 years in running a U.S. Public Company).
For numerous years, working closely with the San Diego, Hawai’i, Vietnam Tourism and Baja California, Mexico Convention Bureaus has permitted Mr. Johnson to better understand the importance of developing efficient online sales and marketing reservation programs to service global business and leisure customers. As a result, Mr. Johnsodn and his skillful HI-TEK software and designing team have produced numerous proprietary online e-commerce and mobile booking applications.
Aside graduating from UCSD, having years of experience in the computer coding/programming areas and working with the hospitality, travel, and tourism industries, Mr. Johnson is dedicated to implementing internal programs to provide HI-TEK’s customers with excellent services.
Dr. Lee P. Johnson, Co-founder, President & CIO/CTO
Dr. Lee Johnson is a highly educated in Mathematics and Computer Science and experienced Senior Software Development Engineer with extensive project management and market vision. He has over 5 years of experience with IBM and Intel in designing, developing, managing, and marketing state of the art software products and information architecture systems. He has consulted for several years to various well-known Hollywood studios by producing short clips of computerized animation and special effects for infomercial videos. In addition, he has collaborated with numerous software producers such as Microsoft software , Windows95™, Adobe™ software, Ulead-MS Studio, Xing (MPEG), and other alpha and beta multi-level security programming tester. In 1984, Dr. Lee Johnson was the first group created the VNI encoding character set and IME program to develop a Vietnamese software keyboard's toolbar that eases Vietnamese language use on computers for word processing today.
Dr. Lee Johnson is very knowledgeable and has developed numerous software Blockchain and online programs, including secured e-commerce platform specific to domain names registration, travel and Electronic Visa processing. His expertise has provided HI-TEK with a solid foundation in producing advanced but easy to use websites and mobile applications in multiple languages to better serve our customers in the travel, tourism and hospitality industries.
At HI-TEK, Dr. Lee Johnson is principally responsible for forming alliances with the Vietnamese government, and has traveled extensively to and within Vietnam in the past 17 years. He is currently working with the Vietnamese government and has positioned HI-TEK as the Country's Global Marketing Agent. (Experienced over 10 years in running a U.S. Public Company).
Ms. Annie Ung – VP of Global Business Development
Ms. Ung has been instrumental in designing, operating and managing our HI-TEK representative offices in Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam since 2003. She continues to work closely with various Vietnamese and Laotian government agencies to further establish partnerships and maintain compliance with the countries local laws and regulations. Ms. Ung has much experience with global marketing and social media communications.