Founder + CTO | Resy
Michael Montero has been a pioneering entrepreneur and chief technology officer for over two decades. After graduating from New York University with a degree in computer science and mathematics he founded his first start up Community Connect Inc. which built social networks for ethnic affinity groups. After it was acquired for $38MM, Michael founded Fotolog which he grew to one of the largest photo sharing communities in the world and was acquired for $90MM. Michael and his team at CrowdTwist, a start up he founded in 2009, were awarded the patent for multi-channel loyalty programs for their innovative software. He is currently a founder and the CTO of Resy where he and his team are building some of the most advanced hospitality software in the industry. Michael is a well known start up advisor often helping companies with their strategy and product.
Michael co-founded a family with his wife and raises three incredible children, Sophia, Mila and Mikey. They have each expressed that codingis “boring” and that all he does at work is sit around and stare at a screen.