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Company

We develop web-based business intelligence platforms for manufacturers.

Established in 2010, Portus is a software development company that delivers purpose-built business intelligence, work flow automation and predictive analytics solutions.

Our team combines decades of experience and domain expertise in electronics manufacturing, ERP software and Web application development.

Our vision is to combine these disciplines to deliver game-changing analytics solutions to discerning manufacturing companies that are passionate about achieving world class results in productivity, scalability and management processes.

Our solution is a data mining, analysis and reporting platform that turns transactional data into analytically rich content delivered in an interactive, easy to use Web experience.

Management Team

Founder, President & CEO

Bill Moradkhan, Founder, President & CEO

Bill is the founder of Portus and holds the office of President and CEO. He brings to Portus over 25 years of experience in executive level positions in multiple tiers of the electronic manufacturing vertical market. His prior experience includes, first President and CEO of ProWorks, Inc., a leading contract manufacturer in the Silicon Valley and later General Manager of Creation Technologies, Santa Clara after its acquisition of ProWorks; founder and principal at Equire Associates, a boutique management consulting firm specializing in mergers in the electronics manufacturing services market; senior level positions in finance and sales at Ascend Communications, a leading provider of telecommunications equipment which was acquired by Lucent in 1999; and before that, senior level finance positions at National Semiconductor.

Bill holds a Bachelor of Science degree in business administration from the University of California, Berkeley, where he graduated with high honors.

Dimitris Fotakis, Co-Founder, VP of Operations and Technology

Dimitris is the primary technical leader of Portus. He brings to the company over 25 years of experience in software product development. His core knowledge of advanced coding techniques combined with a wealth of experience developing commercially successful software platforms is a critical piece of the usability of the Portus solution. Before joining Portus, Dimitris was founder and chief technologist of Athena Design Systems, a provider of computer design automation tools in the IC design flow arena. Prior to Athena, Dimitris was a co-founder of AmmoCore, a provider of computer design automation tools for physical implementation of integrated circuits. Prior to Ammocore, Dimitris served as Architect at Cadence Design Systems, joining the company as part of its acquisition of High Level Design Systems, where as a member of the executive management team, he invented and developed HyperExtract technology. Dimitris began his career in the Computer Aided Design team at National Semiconductor.

Dimitris holds a Bachelors of Science in Computer Engineering and Informatics from the University of Patras, Greece, an M.S. degree in Computer and Electrical Engineering from George Mason University and an MBA from San Jose State University. He has also completed graduate studies in the PhD program of the Electrical Engineering Department at University of Wisconsin-Madison.