Project Description

Paul Gatanis

Chief Information Technology Officer

Paul is responsible for all Information Technology infrastructure, Network Security and System Security that support the vision and goals of SimVentions. He also oversees the Facilities Department for local and state safety requirements and is responsible for managing operational costs.

“My focus is providing our employees the highest quality and security of technology to perform their jobs and ensure the success of our customers.”


  • 30 years’ experience of Information Technology (IT) work, including 10 years of IT Management.
  • United States Army Vietnam Veteran.
  • Experienced Information System Security Officer/Manager (ISSO/ISSM), Certified COMSEC Custodian.
  • Proficient in  Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) based phone systems and Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP).
  • Lead Technical Engineer, Communications system upgrades at various Government departments, DoD, IRS, SEC.

Larry Root, CEO

Responsible for creating, planning, and implementing the strategic direction of the company. Leads SimVentions Board of Directors and sets SimV’s Mission, Purpose, Vision, and Core Values.