A new Future for Fitness Training

Our team was founded on an idea to a make personal training truly personal and available to everyone. Based in Boulder Colorado, we’ve assembled a world-class team that spans backgrounds, areas of expertise, and the globe. We’re here to connect you with fitness professionals and personal trainers all over the world. We’re here to help you push past your goals and do amazing things. We’re here to make virtual personal training a reality.

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Meet the Team

Tallis Salamatian

Tallis Salamatian

CEO and Founder

Tallis is a start-up veteran having started his first company in 2004 while only a sophomore at UC Santa Cruz. His struggle recovering from multiple knee injuries was the inspiration for BaziFIT.

Chris Lehman, MD

Chris Lehman, MD

Chief Medical Officer

Chris is an exceptional orthopedic surgeon. He has a passion for injury prevention and helping people avoid repeat injury. His experience as an Orthopedic Surgeon allows BaziFIT to help users avoid injuries.

Greg Bland

Greg Bland

Chief Data Officer

Greg is an experienced entrepreneur and engineer. He is an algorithmic expert whose background as a high frequency trading algorithm developer helps us turn the data we are collecting into feedback for the user.

James Jankowiak

James Jankowiak

Chief Technology Officer

James is an expert software developer and project manager. Recent development experience includes large scale CMS implementations, mobile development management and IT consulting.

Craig Hollabaugh

Craig Hollabaugh

System Architect

Craig's been coding micros for almost 40 years, his first IOT device went live in 1995. He brings decades of multiple industry experience in embedded design and enterprise system architecture to our team.

Chief Researcher Officer

Emil Valchinov

Chief Research Officer

Emil has a PhD in Biomedical Engineering and is a postdoctoral researcher and lecturer at the University of Patras in Greece. He and his team have developed all of BaziFIT's hardware and software.

Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller

Chief Creative Officer

Andrew has extensive experience designing apps, websites and physical products. He leads BaziFIT's design efforts on all fronts.

Ryan Perry

Ryan Perry

Chief Marketing Officer

Ryan Perry is an accomplished product manager with experience bringing mass-market consumer goods to the outdoors, action sports, and recreation markets.

Nadia Davari, Esq.

Nadia Davari, Esq.

Chief Counsel

Nadia Davari is an experienced attorney whose practice bridges corporate, business, entertainment, and new media law. Nadia works with a wide range of clients including digital media companies, new business start-ups, production companies, movie studios, television networks and investors.

Jeff Arsenych

Jeff Arsenych

Advisor

Jeff has over 30 years of business experience including co-founder of multiple companies in various industries. He has sat on the board of 17 companies of which 10 as chair or lead director.

Mik Isernia

Mik Isernia

Advisor

Mik has been involved for over 25 years in technology innovation with the likes of HP, Nvidia, Microsoft as well as startups as co-founder and strategic business advisor.

Jyoti Pandey

Sanjay Dhamija

Advisor

Sanjay is a technologist and experienced entrepreneur with seed investments in several startups in a variety of industry verticals. He currently manages a cybersecurity solutions firm that he founded and has extensive experience in technology, marketing, sales and business consulting with Fortune 500 firms.

Doug Ross

Doug Ross

Chief Technology Officer

Doug is a long-time friend of Tallis. His background developing data systems and custom software solutions for Fortune 500 companies allows BaziFIT to process the mass amounts of data we collect.

Brett Miller

Brett Miller

Software Developer

Brett is an electrical engineer and accomplished systems developer and administrator He specializes in full stack software software/hardware development. Brett is a 3D printing hobbyist, HAM radio operator, and is a pilot who has not crashed.

Jyoti Pandey

Jyoti Pandey

Data Analyst

Jyoti assists in all aspects of machine learning, data crunching and algorithm creation. Hailing for Nepal, she is a graduate student at the University of Wyoming’s department of physics. She loves music and dancing.

Jesse Ramer

Jesse Ramer

Mechanical Engineer

Jesse is a mechanical engineer and experienced designer. He has strong experience in material science, 3D modeling and design for production. Originally from the Black Hills, Jesse now lives with his young family on the Front Range.