Board of Directors
Leaders in Next Generation Customer Engagement
Mr. Albers is the former Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for The Walt Disney Company. He also served as Senior VP and CTO of MusicNet, Drugstore.com and Getty Images, as well as VP of Products, Services and Technology for Ameritech's eCommerce division. Bud Albers was named Computerworld Premier 100 IT Leader in 2008.
Judy is a visionary leader with a proven track record of starting companies, making them profitable and delivering the highest possible return on investment. She has an exemplary ability to identify and profit from niche markets. Judy is well-organized and efficient, with major strengths in business development, profit and loss responsibility, budgeting, business turnarounds and the development of solutions for any organizational challenge. She is the founder and CEO of Bride and Groom Magazine and brideandgroom.com; founder and former CEO of Oversees Colorworks and Printing, an international marketing and print brokerage management company; and founder and former CEO of Redesign, a real-estate development company.
Les Leff is an investor in a portfolio of technology businesses and serves as a director on the boards of several of those companies. He brings decades of professional experience to Recursive Labs. He was Co-owner and Executive Vice President of JWS Delavau Co., Inc. and President of Accucorp, contract manufacturers & packagers of vitamins, minerals and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals, prior to co-leading the companies to a successful acquisition. Mr. Leff earned his BS in Pharmacy from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.
Albert Pleus is a principal and director of a diverse set of businesses in product security, specialty chemicals, financial services, technology, marketing and wellness, providing financial, strategic consulting and advisory services. He has over 25 years of experience in investment banking, investing, management and business operations in the areas of green tech, agricultural bioscience, software, telecommunications, digital image distribution and healthcare. Mr. Pleus started his career at Morgan Stanley, and has focused on principal investment roles and early stage investment banking over the past decade. He is on multiple boards, including two not for profits. He was previously a Managing Partner with V2V Associates and a Managing Director with Bedminster Financial Group. Mr. Pleus earned bachelor’s & master’s degrees from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from Stanford University.