A passion for technology, a vision for a better parking experience
Chris Scheppmann, Managing Member
As the Managing Member of EnSight, Chris is in the business of making parking simple. With a Business Degree and MBA, Chris has spent years in the software and technology industries. Starting out in marine ports and railroads, he specialized in tracking and scanning cargo with machine vision, eventually taking over as President of Access Professional Systems. With his experience with vision systems and running APS, Chris teamed up with Mike and Russ to launch EnSight Technologies. Outside of the office, you’ll find him surfing, competing in triathlons, traveling the globe and hunting down the latest food spots..
Russ Schepmann, Member and Investor
Heading up EnSight as Member and Investor, Russ brings over 40 years of entrepreneurial experience, starting and selling companies in the access control and security industries. An avid entrepreneur, Russ has become well-known and respected in the industry. In 2002, he formed APS Technology Group, starting locally then expanding to the global market, soon installing his innovative OCR (optical character recognition) solution all over the world. Becoming one of the top three OCR companies in the world, Russ sold APS in 2013. Now, with EnSight, he focuses on building better parking guidance solutions. Outside of work, you’ll find Russ out on the golfing range or travelling cross country in his RV.
Mike Bedford, VP of Technology
As the Vice President of Technology, Mike draws on years of experience in the software industry, along with a love for all things technical. Holding a Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mike’s has built a solid career in the industry, from working as an avionics technician in the US Navy, to hardware and software engineer for APS Technology Group. Teaming up with Chris and Russ to launch EnSight Technologies, Mike combines his expertise in hardware and software engineering to oversee product engineering and R&D. Outside of work, Mike enjoys restoring old cars, playing baseball and camping with his family.
Karan Shah, Software Architect
As our Software Architect, Karan built the EnSight ecosystem to create a frictionless parking experience. With his specialization in AI and neural networks, deep understanding of software designing, and Masters Degree in Computer Science empower him to create game-changing features to make parking more convenient. Also working as a Product Manager, Karan leads a team of talented software developers. When he’s not working, you’ll probably find him making chai, playing ultimate frisbee or fundraising for Rotary.