Lou Gasco is an accomplished executive with a proven track record in project and program management, change and risk management, and end-to-end project design, management, and implementation. With a strong background in leading successful projects across various industries, Lou is known for his exceptional skills and expertise in driving operational excellence.
Lou’s extensive experience includes hands-on involvement in project methodologies such as PMBOK, Waterfall, Iterative, Agile, Scrum, and Kanban. They have a deep understanding of the program management life cycle, project management life cycle, software development life cycle, quality assurance, software testing, technology testing, and ITIL.
Throughout his career, Lou has excelled in industries such as banking, financial services, insurance, healthcare, pharmaceuticals, the public sector, the Department of Energy (DOE), and the Social Security Administration/Disability Disbursements. His expertise lies mainly in information technology projects, including data center implementations and migrations, document digitization, digital transformation, ERP implementation and migration, SaaS development, operating system migrations and deployments, and business process optimization.
In addition to his current role as VP of Product Management at ReadyWorks since September 2022, Lou’s notable career highlights include his current role as a Board Member at AlternativeSoft, a position facilitated through Boardsi, a leading platform connecting executives with board opportunities. This opportunity highlights his expertise and standing as a trusted executive in the industry. Lou’s commitment to continuous growth and passion for making a difference position him as a valuable asset to any organization.
Outside of his professional pursuits, Lou actively volunteers as a mentor for Junior Achievement of New York, contributing to the development and growth of future professionals. Lou’s certifications, including Project Management Professional (PMP) and SCRUM Fundamentals, further validate his expertise and dedication to project management excellence.
With a drive for success, a wealth of experience, and a strong desire to secure another Board position, Lou Gasco is a sought-after executive who consistently delivers outstanding results, significantly impacting organizations and projects.