Mark Oney

SVP of Product Operations, EmployeeChannel

Mark Oney UNY50 | Upstate Venture Connect

Mark Oney is a successful engineering/operations executive as well as a serial entrepreneur living in Silicon Valley. He cut his teeth at Apple, and continued on to launch eight ventures of his own. Most recently, Mark joined EmployeeChannel, Inc., as SVP of Product Operations. He’s an RIT alumni, a founding member of RIT’s West Coast Board of Advisors, and a member of the UNY50 Leadership Network.

Prior to EmployeeChannel, Mark served in a range of executive management roles, including Engineering, Services, Product Management, and Support. Most recently, as Chief Product Officer at Granicus, he oversaw the Product Management and Product Development functions, driving a unification of the portfolio and improved execution.

Prior to that, he lead the engineering, linguistics, hosted operations, and managed services functions at VirtuOz, driving an aggressive transformation within each area.

Before that, he led Sabrix’s development and delivery of a SaaS-based offering that resulted in over 300% bookings growth in its first 2 years.

Mark earlier served as SVP of Engineering at several start-ups, including Evant, Extensity, Crag Technologies, and Ridge Technologies, all resulting in successful liquidity events, returning shareholder value. As an Apple alumni and Director of Software Development, he contributed to a resurgence of their PowerBook business.