Who we are

Woodenshark is a small engineering team building small gadgets & online services scattered across the globe from New York to Shenzhen, China.
We believe that distance is not an obstacle for team work. Instant messaging and various Internet-based tools help us stay in touch and keep our product developing processes going.

Sharks

Mit Gorilovsky

Mit Gorilovsky

Product & solutions innovator with experience in mobile telecoms industry (Yota, Megafon, Create Studios) and econophysics services with current focus on enabling complex finance technologies with smile human interfaces.

Mit holds a Magister’s degree in IT, Physics, Mathematics from St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics.

mitgor@woodenshark.com   

Olga Perova

Olga Perova

An experienced executive with more than 6 years in operations, M&A, business and strategy development with Russian leading internet companies (Yandex, Boutique.ru, SUP) and previously in Severstal (Russian steel producer).

She also has a strong financial background acting as CFO at Cafemax and hasa Magister's degree in Finance of Plekhanov Russian University of Economics.

olpe@woodenshark.com   

Alexey Dolgushin

Alexey Dolgushin

Alexey oversees the concept development, design and production process. He is a hands-on experienced product designer and gadget developer, spent 5 years working in Fischer Audio, where he was in charge of product engineering and packaging design of headphones.

Alexey holds a specialist degree in Applicable IT in Economics of St. Petersburg Institute of Foreign Economic Affairs, Economics and Law.

dreamer@woodenshark.com   

Andrew Gadzhala

Andrew Gadzhala

Andrew is schematics and PCB designer, experienced in data collection and powerline communication systems, spent years engineering autopilot systems for unmanned aircraft.

Andrew holds a Master of Physics degree from the Faculty of Physics of Saint-Petersburg State University.

Sergey Zinoviev

Sergey Zinoviev

Sergey is splendid application level programmer. He is specialized in data compilation algorithms and mathematical processing of sensors data.

Sergey holds a Master of Physics degree from the Faculty of Physics of Saint-Petersburg State University.

Artem Zemlyanukhin

Artem Zemlyanukhin

Artem is an experienced system level programmer, focused in hardware abstraction layer, real-time OS, drivers and network wireless protocols.

Artem holds a Magister's degree in IT from St. Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics.

Christina Buivich

Christina Buivich

Tech-savvy Project manager, social-communicator and gadget lover.

Dmitry Tsoy

Dmitry Tsoy

Ex-supply chain manager at YotaPhone (yotaphone.com).

Svjatoslav Lisin

Svjatoslav Lisin

Svjatoslav is a highly experienced technical officer and project engineer who specializes in system-level approach to electronics design and verification. He delivers innovative products in diverse fields such as consumer and industrial electronics, process automation, robotics and non-destructive testing equipment.

Svjatoslav holds a bachelors degree in Programming of Sant Petersburg State Univercity.

Stephen Chase

Stephen Chase

Stephen Chase is a serial entrepreneur with 15 years experience innovating and developing product with go to market strategies for the fashion, music, financial tech and sustainable energy sectors.

Chase is a monarch for change and innovation. His love for industrial design, music and mobile technology birthed his latest startup, SoundSight Mobile. Alongside his international team of partners and engineers at WoodenShark, SoundSight headphones was developed as state of the art Smart Headphones that incorporate a unique POV video recording capability. Chase is the Founder and Chief Architect at SoundSight.

As Founder and President of EvoSpend LLC., Chase led the successful launch of the first white label enterprise, debit rewards loyalty program for leading retailers, media brands and start-ups. After laying the foundation with EvoSpend LLC., Chase felt it imperative to align his current activities with his life passion for the non-profit sector.