Falafel Software Inc., a Microsoft Silver Certified partner and a Telerik Platinum Partner for 13 years, has been providing custom software development, consultation, and training services worldwide since 2003. We are a 100% US-based team of Sr. Software Engineers, Marketers and UI/UX designers. Our team of Microsoft Certified Professionals will exceed your expectations when you choose any of our services. Our highly talented team has spoken at many of the world's most popular development conference and we give training on the newest technology. Read our blog for development tips, tricks and advice. We offer training on Telerik & Progress Sitefinity, Kendo UI, SmartBear TestComplete, SiteCore, Xamarin, and ASP.NET. Take a look at our training store to book a session.
Whether you need help moving to the cloud, a suite of mobile applications, or assistance with any of our partner's technology, the Falafel family is here to help. Contact us to discuss your technology needs.
The Falafel Family
Alain "Lino" Tadros is President & CEO of Falafel Software, a Silicon Valley based company, with presence in Colorado,Texas, Michigan, Florida and North Carolina.
Sean comes in with almost over 20 years experience of accounting and management skills including all aspects of billing, A/R and A/P general ledger postings.
Noel has over 20 years of experience in the software industry including numerous successful projects in the industries of medical, telecom, financial and manufacturing.
George has been working with leading-edge programming tools since 2002. Driven by his belief in the modern web and his ability to assimilate and utilize emerging technologies...
Microsoft Certified Solution Developer Adam Anderson is a Microsoft Certified Solution Developer with over 14 years of experience. He started as a consultant using Delphi to rapidly deliver custom...
Matt has been involved in the arts his entire life. Attending art schools since he was 5, it was only natural that his career be surrounded by the creative. From layout, illustration, concept design, to photography and animation....
Jason Follas has spent the better part of the past twenty years successfully writing software for clients in the manufacturing, engineering, and financial services sectors...
Falafel’s “Tinkerer-in-Chief”. Bary’s career has taken him from the oil field services industry, to LCD research, and to the DOE...
Rachel Hagerman's Credentials Rachel finds joy in meeting challenges in her career and her life. After deciding to pursue a career in electronics..
Josh has been developing with Sitefinity since 2008, eventually earning Telerik MVP status and later an official Developer Support Specialist for Sitefinity at Telerik...
Venkata Koppaka has over 7 years experience developing variety of line of business applications to various financial and IT organizations..
Keith is a Senior Software Engineer with Falafel Software. He has been developing software since 1999 specializing in web-based solutions primarily...
Telerik MVP Carey Payette has over 14 years professional IT experience in industries ranging from government, to private sector and utilities holding...
Patrick began his career in the U.S Navy as an Information System Security Officer. During his service he was awarded the Navy Achievement Medal for developing...
Sitefinity Certified Developer Scott has been working with .NET and web technologies for the better part of a decade...
Sarah has 7+ years experience in Project Management. Her background includes working in the technology, finance and most recently, education industries...
Jean-Marc "JM" is a digital and growth marketer with over 5 years of experience marketing to small and big companies and working in different...
Alain "Lino" Tadros is President & CEO of Falafel Software, a Silicon Valley based company, with presence in Colorado,Texas, Michigan, Florida and North Carolina, dedicated to providing world-class consulting, training, and software development for small, medium, and enterprise level businesses. Prior to founding Falafel, Lino was a member of the development team at Borland for Delphi and C++Builder. Lino has been awarded Microsoft MVP status fourteen years in a row for his numerous contributions to the C# community and is an expert in .NET, LINQ, ASP.NET, MVC, XAML, Windows Phone and Web Services. Lino is an industry renowned speaker and has given numerous presentations on 5 different continents since 1994. He also currently sits on the Board of Directors of 4 Silicon Valley corporations.
Sean comes in with almost over 20 years experience of accounting and management skills including all aspects of billing, A/R and A/P general ledger postings, and payroll processing. Also, he’s very efficient in optimized bookkeeping principles, debits, credits, taxes and closings. Sean’s specialties include proven problem-solving, analytical and creative thinking skills, ability to function with a do-whatever-it-takes attitude, strong capability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
Sean has a passion for traveling, hiking, photographing and exploring any mountain state that has alpine lakes and waterfalls, he loves to play tennis, ping pong and beach volleyball.
Noel has over 20 years of experience in the software industry including numerous successful projects in the industries of medical, telecom, financial and manufacturing. He has also worked as a lead developer on major projects for Hewlett Packard and Johnson & Johnson. Noel has authored over ten books on diverse subjects ranging over ASP.NET, ASP.NET AJAX, Silverlight, Android development, CMS, Reporting, automated testing, Winforms and ORM. He has also written numerous articles on software development for top industry magazines.
Matt has been involved in the arts his entire life. Attending art schools since he was 5, it was only natural that his career be surrounded by the creative. From layout, illustration, concept design, to photography and animation, he strives to keep on the cutting edge of contemporary design.
Matt's passions include surfing, photography , playing music, world travel, and new experiences.
Jason was previously a Microsoft MVP for SQL, Visual C#, and Windows Platform. When not working or speaking, you can find him writing a number of casual games currently in the Windows Store, fishing for catfish in the local river, or riding his motorcycle across the flattest part of Ohio.
Falafel’s “Tinkerer-in-Chief”. Bary’s career has taken him from the oil field services industry, to LCD research, and to the DOE. He’s served as a lead researcher, designer, and programmer on numerous systems that encompassed a wide range of technologies such as ultrasonics, eddy current, and down-hole viscosity measurements — all along the way using the latest software technologies to solve complex control and data imaging challenges. With numerous patents and engineering/scientific achievement awards he finds no challenge too hard to handle. During the spring he spends time chasing down severe storms, and in the summer spends time at the lake with his family. He also enjoys competing as an epee fencer along with his son and daughter. Bary has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Texas Tech University.
Rachel Hagerman's Credentials Rachel finds joy in meeting challenges in her career and her life. After deciding to pursue a career in electronics, and as one of only a handful of female students in her department, Rachel graduated at the top of her class with a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Oklahoma State University. Two years after graduation, she was leading the software design team on a multi-million dollar testing system for the Department of Energy. Rachel has experience in circuitry design and automated test systems, but her true passion has always been for software.
Rachel loves to spend time with her husband and daughters on their Oklahoma cattle ranch enjoying horseback riding, taking photos, and making memories with her extended family.
Josh has been developing with Sitefinity since 2008, eventually earning Telerik MVP status and later an official Developer Support Specialist for Sitefinity at Telerik. His interest lie in expanding and extending the Sitefinity platform, adding new features and functionality to help end users make the most out of their website. Josh is also passionate about all flavors of .NET and develops apps for both Windows Phone and the Windows 8 store.
Music is Josh’s other passion, and in his spare time, he spins and produces electronic music under the name DJ SelArom.
Venkata Koppaka has over 7 years experience developing variety of line of business applications to various financial and IT organizations. Venkata has been developing with all Telerik products since 2008, he ended working for Telerik on Sitefinity team as a senior developer for Ecommerce module. He is extremely interested in developing custom solutions for Sitefinity based Ecommerce stores. Venkata is a big fan of Test Driven Development and strives himself to write code that is completely testable and modular.
Venkata has a Masters in Computer Science from Syracuse University, which drives his continuos learning addiction. In his spare time, Venkata develops apps for Windows Phone 8 platform and learns the most cutting edge technologies in software development.
When he is not spending time on computer writing software, Venkata enjoys reading about cars and watching football.
Keith is a Senior Software Engineer with Falafel Software. He has been developing software since 1999 specializing in web-based solutions primarily using the Microsoft stack. He has been a Microsoft MVP in ASP.NET since 2012. Keith is an active member of the developer community who speaks regularly at local and regional user groups and developer events as well as at national and international conferences. He has been featured multiple times in MSDN magazine and has authored courses for Pluralsight.
Keith has two wonderful daughters and is married to his high school sweetheart who is still way out of his league! When not slinging code, Keith enjoys spending time with his family, martial arts, soccer, running, and biking.
Telerik MVP Carey Payette has over 14 years professional IT experience in industries ranging from government, to private sector and utilities holding multiple titles throughout this time including support developer/technician, data architect, software developer, software architect and enterprise architect. Carey's an ASPInsider and was a recipient of the Microsoft MVP award in Client App Dev from 2009-2011. She also serves as the Treasurer for the US National GiveCamp organization and is a member of the Stir Trek conference organizing committee. Carey is a mom to 3 fabulous boys, a black belt in Taekwondo and enjoys coding for fun!
Patrick acquired a Bachelors in Computer Information Science during his service. In his spare time he enjoys tinkering with new technologies and studying anything that interests him.
Scott enjoys playing games of all kinds: video games, board games, tabletop games! He also likes to get outside whenever possible, to enjoy a good book, and spend time with his family.
Sarah has 7+ years experience in Project Management. Her background includes working in the technology, finance and most recently, education industries. She has contributed to a wide range of projects including large scale CRM implementations, Computer-Telephony integration and managing an award-winning implementation of JAWS screen reading software for sight-impaired customer service agents. Sarah prides herself in providing five star customer service and building long-term relationships with clients.
Sarah lives in Gig Harbor, WA and is the mom to three wonderful girls. They enjoy time on the beach and fun in the water.
Jean-Marc "JM" is a digital and growth marketer with over 5 years of experience marketing to small and big companies and working in different roles optimizing email marketing, user acquisition and go-to-market strategies. He also has cofounded 3 startups and has had 1 exit. Passionate about developing strategy and executing on marketing operations, he also writes about referral marketing. Jean-Marc is an avid cyclist and amateur photographer.
At Falafel, we believe technology is a means to accelerate your business objectives and bring you closer to your customers. We are more than consultants and an on-demand engineering team; we offer teaching, mentoring and training courses because we live and breathe technology and seek to share our knowledge with the world. We believe in building lasting partnerships that strive forward together.
Since 2003, we have been providing custom software development, consultation, and training services worldwide with our highly talented team of experts in many different technology disciplines to meet your business needs. The Falafel team of Microsoft Certified Professionals is ready to take on any projects whether it is building a mobile app, a CMS site, a cloud integration platform or new technologies such as an IoT connected device or holographic computing.
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Falafel standarized on Progress Software's component suite after trying so many different qualified vendors. Falafel enjoys a great relationship with both Telerik's Bulgarian and US teams and has built world class consulting and training around Progress Software's products.
Falafel Software is an Authorized Consulting Partner for Xamarin, helping customers write once in C# and deliver native iOS, Android, Mac and Windows applications.
Falafel is a Microsoft Silver Certified Partner with very close ties to the Microsoft architecture and development teams.
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