IRVIN SHAPIRO

About

Irv Shapiro is responsible for overall business strategy and corporate leadership as the CEO of DialogTech Inc.   Prior to that, Irv founded Metamor Technologies in 1985. During his tenure, the company was named an Inc. 500 company for two consecutive years and grew to more than 500 employees with $32 million in revenues. Following the sale of Metamor to CORESTAFF in 1997, Irv participated in 10 acquisitions, directed the growth of Metamor to $52 million in sales and helped create a $250 million consulting services group. In 1999, Irv founded the online education platform Edventions, which was later sold to Edison Schools in 2001. Irv then spent a year as the COO of Jemmco, a $500 million hedge fund. In 1996, Irv was inducted into the “Chicago Area Entrepreneurship Hall of Fame,” sponsored by The University of Illinois at Chicago, the law firm of Lord Bissell and Brook, and LaSalle National Bank. The following year, he was a finalist in the KPMG Illinois High Tech awards. In 2011 Irv was a Gold Winner in the Best of Biz Awards as Executive of the Year. As an experienced entrepreneur and successful business leader, Irv is engaged with the Chicago tech community, supporting the development and mentorship of young and emerging tech entrepreneurs. Irv earned a BS in Computer Science from Washington University in St. Louis.
Videos (1)
The Criticism Of Managers Called Micromanagers Is Overrated
Company Spotlight in Tech
Adeptia
videos (1)
Lou Ennuso
Analyte Health
videos (1)
Frank Cockerill, M.D.
LuminAID
videos (1)
Andrea Sreshta
Threadless
videos (2)
Jake Nickell
Emmi Solutions
videos (1)
Devin Gross
One North Interactive
videos (1)
John Simpson
Proxfinity
videos (1)
Mitch Carrel
uBack
videos (1)
Kaitlin Reimann
SoloInsight Inc.
videos (1)
Farhan Masood
Alive Telecom
videos (2)
Daniel Barton
Brain.fm
videos (1)
Daniel Clark
ActiveCampaign
videos (1)
Jason VandeBoom
Scout Security, Inc.
videos (1)
AAron Dannenbring
NuCurrent
videos (2)
Jacob Babcock
eComfort.com
videos (1)
Pavel Sokolovsky
BMW Technology Corporation
videos (1)
Randy Cavaiani
MVTRAC
videos (1)
Luke Smith
Codal
videos (1)
Keval Baxi
Zebra Technologies
videos (1)
Seller Labs
videos (1)
Jeff Cohen
SP+ (SP Plus)
videos (1)
Marc Baumann
Intetics, Inc.
videos (2)
physIQ
videos (1)
Gary Conkright
Scientel Solutions
videos (1)
Nelson Santos
HS2 Solutions
videos (1)
Phil Hollyer
INXPO
videos (1)
Malcolm Lotzof
Elexa Consumer Products
videos (1)
Lawrence Beger
Active Graphics
videos (1)
Jeremy Hayes
RKON Technologies
videos (1)
Jeff Mullarkey
3Discovered
videos (1)
Peer Munck
Avant
videos (1)
Al Goldstein
alligatortek
videos (2)
Sid Bala
XSELL Technologies
videos (1)
Matt Coughlin
TechNexus
videos (1)
Terry Howerton
DefendEdge
videos (1)
Lewis Borsellino
SpringCM
videos (1)
Dan Dal Degan
CBIZ, Inc.
Jerome Grisko
Foxtrot
videos (1)
Michael LaVitola
doc&i
videos (3)
Brad Becker
Jiobit
videos (1)
Lindsay Slutzky
The Climate Corporation
videos (1)
Corbett Kull
Savoir
videos (1)
Shatabdi Basu
BuildOut Inc
videos (1)
Vishu Ramanathan
LaunchPad Lab
videos (1)
Tom Cullen
BallotReady
videos (1)
Alex Niemczewski
Adage Technologies
videos (2)
Roy Chomko
SiNode Systems
videos (1)
Samir Mayekar
Mattersight
videos (1)
Kelly Conway