Who is Goji
Goji develops advanced, beautifully designed smart locks that give you complete control over access to your home using your mobile phone. Our Goji Smart Lock is distinguished by its sleek, sophisticated design and its unique ability to send you real-time picture alerts via text or email of the individuals accessing your home with the Goji digital key you provided.
With more than 70 years of combined experience in the electronics, consumer goods and lock industries, our team is committed to giving you unprecedented home-access control and information – all with your Goji Smart Lock and Goji mobile app.
The Goji team
Gabriel Bestard-Ribas, CEO and Founder
Gabriel has more than 15 years of experience leading innovative technology projects for telecommunications and consumer goods companies in the United States and Spain. In 2011, he won the National Marketing Award in Innovation for the launch of the first Social CRM in Spain. He holds an MBA from top international business school IESE in Spain and a BS from Southern Illinois University.
Lloyd Seliber, VP Product
Lloyd has more than 30 years of experience in the lock industry, developing the most successful cylinder lock products in the United States for industry-leading brands such as Ingersoll-Rand and DORMA. He has also led consulting security projects internationally. He holds a BA from Elizabethtown College in Pennsylvania. Lloyd holds multiple patents on lock technology.
Steven Bakondi, VP Engineering
Steven has more than 15 years of experience developing enterprise software, user interfaces and search applications for numerous large companies including Wells Fargo Bank, Symantec and MTV Networks among others. He studied electrical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Tom Grimm, VP Marketing
Tom has extensive experience launching and building brands in the United States and internationally. He was the marketing and innovation director at Nestlé USA and led marketing consulting projects for Motorola, PepsiCo, Hershey, etc. He holds an MBA and BS from the University of Wisconsin.