About Our Team

Created by Problem Solvers Like You

Neostella was founded by entrepreneurs with years of experience building businesses. We know that no two organizations are alike, and our global hyperautomation team will work with you to develop solutions tailored to your needs.

our office locations

A Global Workforce

Neostella, LLC

325 E. Chicago Street, 5th Floor
Milwaukee, WI 53202

+1.414.215.0980 | sales@neostella.com

Neostella, LLC — Austin

600 Congress Avenue, Office 16126
Austin, TX 78701

+1.414.215.0980 | sales@neostella.com

Neostella Colombia

Calle 7D #43A-40 Office 06-110

+57.604.5908988 | sales@neostella.com

Neostella México, S. de R.L. de C.V.

Mexico City,

+57.4.5906612 | sales@neostella.com


Cebu City,


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Meet the Experts

We’ve carefully built our Neostella team to ensure that you will be working with some of the most creative and highly skilled technical problem solvers in the industry. Our team of experts are committed to delivering on-time and on-budget services with integrity and transparency every step of the way. Because you’re a problem solver too, our aim is to empower you with the tools and resources you need to build a successful enterprise-wide automation practice that will grow with you for years to come. Our structured, yet accessible approach allows us to deliver efficient, cost effective service.

CEO & Founder

Matt Lautz

A serial entrepreneur, Matt brings 20+ years of SaaS, software, telecom and contact center experience to Neostella. Other career highlights include serving as Founder and CEO of a Cloud Contact Center solution that was acquired by Shoretel/Mitel and a Salesforce implementation practice which was acquired by a fortune 1000. In his spare time, Matt enjoys downhill skiing and water skiing.


Rodney Schwatken

Rodney brings 30+ years of experience in financial and administrative leadership to Neostella, including positions at large, publicly-owned companies as well as start-ups. His industry experience includes software sales, professional services, and financial services. Rodney likes to spend his spare time landscaping, gardening, enjoying good food (both home cooked and at fine restaurants), and traveling.

VP, global professional services

Tessa Pelkowski

Tessa is an experienced operations leader with a passion for building strong customer relationships. Tessa comes from a family of entrepreneurs and has helped grow several start-up businesses including one acquired by a Fortune 500 company. In her free time, she enjoys exploring new wineries and spending time with family.

VP, Technology Operations

Scott Wolski

Scott has 20+ years leading technology operations and design.  With a background focusing on information security, networking, and cloud infrastructure, he’s helped build and maintain multiple cutting-edge global systems and the teams to support them over the course of his career.  In his spare time, you’ll find Scott making things both in the kitchen and on his workbench, traveling, gaming, petting cats, or practicing whatever new hobbies he’s picked up that week.

EVP – Work-Relay

Kramer Reeves

Kramer Reeves has enjoyed 25+ years in the enterprise software industry, leading Independent Software Vendors as CEO and CMO. He is currently serving as the Work-Relay business unit leader for Neostella, providing Enterprise Work Automation solutions for clients across several industries. Kramer has a BS in Engineering from Virginia Military Institute and an MBA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and is a contributing author to several industry books and white papers.

VP, Product – Work-Relay

Dmytro Minko

A Salesforce Certified Administrator and Work-Relay Architect with 20+ years of experience in IT and a Master’s Degree in applied physics and computer science, Dmytro has extensive experience implementing and designing different Salesforce platform-based applications and products. Dmytro was instrumental in the founding of the Work-Relay product, contributing many integral ideas and architectural solutions, and relocated family from the Ukraine to the United States be fully dedicated to the Work-Relay product its clients.

Operations Manager – Colombia

Paola Marin Candamil

Paola has an entrepreneurial spirit and has established subsidiaries in Colombia for foreign companies, including one listed on the NYSE. An experienced operations manager with a Master’s degree in marketing, Paola believes teams are the most innovative and productive when they are happy, and strives to create a positive culture in the workplace. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her family and golfing.

Director, Global Partnerships

Jerad Tonn

With 10+ years of professional experience under his belt, Jerad has spent his career in administrative, customer service, and sales roles with specialties in both the banking/financial and SaaS industries. Backed by a customer-first mentality, Jerad is passionate about helping clients meet their short and long-term business objectives, driving organizational efficiencies, and elevating the overall customer experience. He is a graduate of University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and serves as a soccer coach for the Milwaukee area Special Olympics team.

Director, Commercial Sales

Samm Karshenas

Samm started his career in software development, taking on team lead roles early on and eventually leading technical consulting teams for global fortune 500 companies before joining Neostella in 2021 as our very first sales engineer. Having spent time across all Neostella product lines Samm has quickly risen through the ranks–now sharing his extensive, broad-based knowledge of the software industry with our growing sales team. Born and raised in Milwaukee and a Marquette University graduate, in his free time you’ll find Samm cheering on the Packers or travelling the world.

Practice Lead, Filevine Solutions

Scott Bickley

Having spent the last 20+ years of his career working in different geographies and disciplines, Scott brings a unique perspective to relationship management, engagement, and innovative alliances that lead to delivering customer business objectives. An outdoor enthusiast, Scott is often spotted either boating on or cycling around the Great Lakes.

Director, BPM & iPaaS

Erik Eklund

Erik has over 15 years of experience in implementing, automating, and integrating SaaS solutions, primarily in the Salesforce ecosystem. Most recently, he co-founded a Salesforce practice which was acquired by a Fortune 1000 company, then served as High Tech Industry Practice Lead for the world’s largest dedicated Salesforce implementation partner. In his spare time, you’ll either find Erik playing board games with his daughter or assisting Milwaukee-area food pantries in adopting Salesforce to streamline their operations.

Director, Customer Success – Work-Relay

Ted Evangelakis

Ted is an experienced Project Manager, Business Analyst and Solution Architect with over 30 years experience in multimedia and web-based applications. For the last 13 years, he has focused exclusively on Salesforce and, as leader of the Customer Success team for Work-Relay, on process-based solutions and support for our clients. Ted was also an Adjunct Professor at University of Miami School of Architecture teaching digital media, 3D modeling and animation for 15 years.

Marketing Manager

Lisa Bevington

Lisa brings expertise in content creation and marketing strategy, having led the marketing efforts for a personal services and retail company for more than 10 years. A Milwaukee native, Lisa is a graduate of Marquette University. Lisa is a sports fanatic and enjoys spending her spare time with her family, either watching or attending as many games as possible.

Our uipath certifications

Industry Leading Experts

Neostella is a UiPath Service Network certified partner, earning us the ability to provide enterprise-level RPA services and solutions leveraging full UiPath confidence and support. As a Diamond Partner, we have over 100 certifications from UiPath including:

  • RPA Training​
  • Business Analyst Training​
  • UiPath Developer Foundation Training​
  • UiPath Advanced Developer Training​
  • UiPath Security Training​
  • Solution Architecture Training​
  • UiPath Orchestrator Training
  • Licensing Training​
  • AI Fabric and ML Training
  • Process Mining
  • Document Understanding
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Beginning any new transformative business relationship is a big step. Neostella is here to assist and work with you every step of the way. Whether you have a specific question or an entire project to discuss, we’d love to hear from you.

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