About Us

Rix Ryskamp

Rix Ryskamp – CEO, Founder, Inventor

Rix is a life-long entrepreneur and inventor. He has over 20 years of experience as a business owner in technology and other industries. He has several patents in his name and has been developing software for over 25 years. His continued commitment to innovation shows in the companies he creates and the products he invents. For more information visit www.linkedin.com/in/rixryskamp.


Madelyn Gengelbach

Madelyn Gengelbach – EVP Marketing

Madelyn has over 15 years of product management and marketing experience. She has a BS from the University of Missouri-Columbia in marketing and logistics as well as an MBA from the University of Missouri – Kansas City with an emphasis in strategic management. She brings a broad spectrum of marketing experience to the useAIble team. For more information visit www.linkedin.com/in/madelyngengelbach.


Derrin Hill

Derrin Hill – EVP Strategy

Derrin is a serial entrepreneur with a track record of success. Derrin is a co-owner/founder of Phone Soap, Imagine Learning, Hill Insurance and other companies. Derrin has a BS from Brigham Young University and an MBA from Duke University – The Fuqua School of Business. Derrin is also the director of the Responsibility Foundation. For more information visit https://www.linkedin.com/in/derrin-hill-80a4432.


Bart Skalla

Bart Skalla – CFO

Bart’s 25 year career has been in the financial, defense and technology industries. From startups to large multi-national corporations, he’s learned how value is added in any organization. His resume includes experience as an analyst and economist with chip giant Texas Instruments in Dallas, TX and Nice, France. He was a business manager with defense contractor L-3 Communications. Bart founded and ran a small VC firm that focused on building chip and telecom startups. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from BYU-Hawaii, and later earned an MBA degree from the University of Texas at Austin. For more information visit https://www.linkedin.com/in/bart-skalla-5a6285127/.


Jeff Horton

Jeff Horton – EVP Technology

Jeff has been involved in and at the forefront of software development and technical innovation for over two decades. His passion for recognizing and embracing new industry developments has lead him through object oriented programming, internet and mobile technologies, digital photography depth perception and a myriad of others. He has held positions ranging from software developer, performance optimization engineer to team lead, development manager and ISV segment owner, with a particular interest in technical evangelism and developer training. His current focus and dedication is to the revolution of AI, Deep Learning and reimagining the Neural Network. For more information visit https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeff-horton-4aa6909.


Brandon Taylor

Brandon Taylor – Director of User Experience

Brandon brings over 14 years of product management in design and user interface experiences. He has worked at Genysis, inContact, JetBlue, and Verizon. He has a proven history of leading teams to design superior user experiences and implements these skills in the application of useAIble’s technology in real-world scenarios. For more information visit www.linkedin.com/in/brandon-taylor-49401023.


Rene L. Peterson

Rene L. Peterson – Director of Operations

Rene has a long career in supply chain management with over 26 years at Moduslink managing a team of over 100 employees. She lead a manufacturing Team lead for 15 years of that time was responsible for staffing, schedule attainment, customer satisfaction and more. Rene also has 5 years experience as an account representative, managing internal and external customer expectations. For more information visit https://www.linkedin.com/in/rene-peterson-090baa3


Randolph Bangy

Randolph Bangay – Director of Platform Development

Randolph is an experienced software developer with specialization in platform design and machine learning. He has been instrumental in developing our core platform and machine learning technology. He has a BS in information technology from St. Paul University. He has also worked at Lancera and Qintara. For more information visit ph.linkedin.com/in/randolph-bangay-ii-45a5a429.


Alvin Borgonia

Alvin Borgonia – Principal Platform Developer

Alvin is an experienced platform and machine learning engineer. He has a BS in computer engineering from Silliman University. He also heads our IoT projects and supervises efforts in Google TensorFlow for our head-to-head challenges. He has been developing software professionally for over 7 years for a variety of companies. He was the Information Technology Officer at DSWD for 2 years. He is fluent in 4 languages. For more information visit ph.linkedin.com/in/alvin-borgonia-9294292a.


Gino Mortillero

Gino Mortillero – Advanced Software Projects Manager

Gino manages advanced software projects at useAIble. During his tenure at useAIble, he has delivered over 90% of managed projects ahead of schedule. He has a BS in computer engineering from NegOr State University. He was the Director of Operations at Clear Choice. He has also held management positions at SPI Global and Convergys. For more information visit www.linkedin.com/in/gino-mortillero-a5ab7256.


Leon Salayog

Leon Salayog – Principal UI/UX Developer

Leon is principally in charge of development for the front-end experience for the entire useAIble platform as well as all head-to-head challenges. He has a BS in information systems from Silliman University. He is a talented designer and developer in many languages and programs. He has won a prestigious award for his work in Adobe Creative Suite. For more information visit ph.linkedin.com/in/leo-salayog-58352977.


Ryan Repe

Ryan Repe – Principal API Developer

Ryan is a talented and versatile developer. He has worked on many projects for useAIble. Currently he leads the effort to develop full REST and MQTT APIs for the Ryskamp Neural Network as well as the entire useAIble platform. He has BS in computer science from NegOr State University. For more information visit ph.linkedin.com/in/ryan-repe-9336172b.