Omar Balkissoon

CEO & Co-Founder, OGSystems

Omar Balkissoon is the CEO and Co-Founder of OGSystems (OGS), with over thirteen years of experience in software development and systems integration expertise within the IC.

A graduate of Georgia Tech with a BS in Industrial and Systems Engineering, he supported the Office of Naval Intelligence providing foreign weapons exploitation before founding OGSystems in 2004. He currently leads the mobile applications practice within OGS, developing tools such as LIDAR applications for data visualization, exploitation and manipulation. By architecting lightweight and efficient mobile apps that leverage cloud based technologies and Android operating systems, OGS provides an integrated platform for intelligence collection and dissemination. The result is development of tools, processes and technologies to support innovation via demonstration that has become the hallmark of OGSystems’ success.

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Garrett Pagon

President & Co-Founder, OGSystems

Garrett Pagon is the Co-Founder and President of OGSystems (OGS), with over fifteen years of experience in application design for military and intelligence customers.

A graduate of Stanford University via the ROTC program, he was an intelligence officer in the Air Force before founding OGSystems in 2004. He leads the OGS engineering and business development activities, with over 20 prime contracts and responsibility for advancing OGS initiatives in agile development and data analytics. When he’s not writing a proposal, he can be found teaching his 5 boys how to build the ultimate tree house and how to pull up for a 3-pointer.

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