Executive Team

Peter Wengryn

President and CEO

Peter is a seasoned CEO. He was CEO of a Media Intelligence SaaS firm (with 1,000 employees) that specialized in content, E-Discovery, research, measurement and professional services whose clients include Fortune 500 companies, research firms as well as Advertising and PR Agencies. Peter recently led a professional services firm that specialized in SaaS and Media firms. His experience also includes management roles in companies such as JP Morgan Chase, Credit Suisse, First Boston, and GE.

Peter’s expertise resides in developing and executing sales and marketing strategies, software product development, turnaround execution, and M&A identification, execution and integration.

Peter holds an MBA from Fairleigh Dickinson University and a BS in Finance from Montclair State University.

Prakash Kanchinadam

Chief Information Officer

Prakash has over 20 years of leadership experience in software engineering, product development, IT infrastructure, technology operations, mobile application development, and global team management. Over these years Prakash helped several companies build robust technology solutions - in domains including Mortgage, Financial, Publishing and Media. Starting as a C developer early in his career Prakash acquired a strong fundamental understanding for building efficient technical solutions, helping organizations of all sizes. He was one of the founding team members to conceptualize, plan, develop and bring to market FiOS, Verizon’s broadband solution. More recently, as Vice-President of IT at VMS Prakash helped build and manage IT development teams across 3 global regions and was instrumental in rolling out Insight-3, a market leading Media Intelligence platform. As a technologist he is passionate about data and emerging technologies in the area of Big Data and its applications. Besides doodling solutions on a whiteboard or ideating on a next gen data visualization platform, he is also an avid tennis player and sports enthusiast.

Prakash has a Masters degree in Computer Science from the University of South Carolina.

Matthew C. Heim, Ph.D.

Executive Vice President, Customer Success

Matthew has been with inno360 for over three years, responsible for Business Development and Customer Success. Prior to coming to inno360, he has spent over a decade working exclusively in the areas of innovation strategy and open innovation, helping hundreds of companies reinvent their internal innovation capabilities through a combination of software and services.

Matthew has worked on five continents, adapting his experience to the diverse needs of companies around the globe. He has held executive leadership positions in top innovation & strategy firms, such as PriceWaterhouseCoopers, KPMG Deutschland, Clarkston Consulting and NineSigma. Prior to his work in collaborative innovation, Matthew spent over 15 years performing corporate turnarounds for global 1000 companies in Europe, Asia and North America.

Matthew is the author and co-author of five books, including the bestseller, A Guide to Open Innovation and Crowdsourcing. He holds various degrees from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business and the University of Maryland, including a Ph.D. in Systems Science, an MS in Systems Management, an MA in Human Development and a BS in Computer Science.