Restaurant Reservations Dot Com, Inc. Management, Directors, and Investors

  • Management Team
  • Anthony D’Ambrosio, Chief Operating Executive

    Anthony D’Ambrosio brings to the RRDCI extensive experience from his 13+ years as a consultant in the Information Technology field. He has proficiency across a range of industry verticals, with a proven success record in Computer/ Network Administration (LAN/WAN), technologies and diagnostics. He has business expertise from his employment with various reputable companies such as UBS Warburg Investment Bank, JPMorgan Chase, IBM New York, Schlumberger, American International Group (AIG), and Pfizer Dendrite International Inc.

    Mr. D’Ambrosio is also skilled in project management, software integration, and technical support. He has facilitated high-end projects by reducing project time by 50%, resulting in increased efficiency and productivity. He is also the founder of UASYS Computer Systems, competently managing multiple tasks and projects. He also has experience working as a technician and network/system administrator for large corporations. His business acumen, strong analytical and problem solving skills, and ability to lead a team strengthen the RRDCI management team.

    He holds a B.S. Degree in Business Administration and Accounting from St. John’s University and an A.S. Degree in Business Management from St. John’s University.

    Brian DeMarzo, Chief Operating Officer

    Brian DeMarzo has been associated with the Information Technology industry for over 12+ years. He has worked with a number of firms such as Ogilvy & Mather, Republic National Bank, Merrill Lynch, and Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP. He has held several management level positions and has served as a Vice President, Process Control Automation at Merrill Lynch, and as Associate Director of Application Services at Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP. He is currently operating ComputerSims LLC, a technology firm he founded, and that specializes in the development of custom technology solutions for various markets.

    Mr. DeMarzo is a published author who has written for .Net Developers Journal (a publication of Sys-Con Publishing), and was a technical editor for the “ExamGear” series of Microsoft Certification Study Guides and CD-ROMs (published by New Riders Publishing). He has also contributed to numerous open-source projects throughout his career, such as Castle Project, WilsonORWrapper, and CSS Friendly for ASP.Net. He is a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and SalesLogix Certified Administrator.

    Ira Polansky, Sales Manager and Industry Advisor

    Ira Polansky has been associated with the food service industry for over 24+ years. He started his career as an Executive Banquet Manager with Levenstein & Sarnoff Caterers – a multiple location kosher caterer. He was awarded a prestigious fellowship by Johnson & Wales University, Rhode Island, where he worked as a teaching assistant. His role included supervision of first year culinary students, as well as teaching first and second year hotel-management students all aspects of front and back operations, while they were working on commercial properties of the university. He has worked as Assistant Food Service Director with ARA Campus Dining – a multi unit dining facility in Bryant College, Rhode Island. He was also an evening manager for upscale cafeteria for Salomon Brothers. In September 1995, he started his own entrepreneurial venture - a catering company called Eden Caterers - where he manages a staff of more than thirty. He is involved in staffing, inventory of food and beverages, purchasing, accounting, and in planning more than 100 functions per year.

    He holds an M.Sc in Managerial Technology, B.Sc in Food Service Management, and an Associate degree in Occupational Science (Culinary Arts), all from Johnson and Wales University, Rhode Island.