A lifelong entrepreneur, Dr. Patel’s passion for applying breakthrough technologies to established business models has fueled his success in multiple ventures. With roots in the vending industry, and a continuing affinity for it, he has launched and run several successful companies. Along the way Paresh has held various titles including founder and CEO. He also serves as a member of the board of directors for several organizations and is a recipient of the Oregon Small Business Person of the Year award.
Paresh's current venture, PayRange, is a start-up poised to yet again disrupt an industry by applying new, breakthrough technology to help make the business more profitable for operators and more engaging for consumers.