Our Team

A veteran owned business, BCTL’s mission is to be the world leader in providing data collection, geolocation and reporting software products for Department of Defense and Commercial clients. BCTL was founded in 2012, and is headquartered in Tampa, Florida with offices in Washington, and California.

John Matta
President
  • 36 Years of Commercial Industry Owner/Operator
  • 6 Year Navy Veteran, US Navy Diver, 
    with 4 years of EOD Support
  • 7 Years as President of Battlefield Clearance Team serving the UXO/MEC Community
  • 6 Years of Mystic HQ™ – UXO/MEC Program Development
Amy Darling
VP of Engineering
  • 30 Years of Software Management Experience, Focused on Startups
  • Building Exceptional Teams while Meeting Aggressive Execution and Delivery Requirements at Nest, Cognex, Ditto Labs,
    and others
  • B.S. Carnegie Mellon University, 
    M.S. Computer Science Tufts University, 
    M.B.A. Babson College
  • Patent holder in digital imaging and published C++ author
Davin Strang
Director of Operations
  • 24 Year Navy Veteran
  • US Navy Deep Sea Diver
  • Certified Master Training Specialist with 16 Years of Global EOD Support
  • 4 Years as a Navy EOD lead diving instructor
  • 3 Years of Department of Defense Special Operations Mission Planning
  • 2 Year of Mystic HQ™ – UXO/MEC Program Development
Philip Romanik
Chief Architect
  • 32 Years of Software Development
    Expertise across Client/Server, Mobile,
    Embedded Systems Technologies at Nest, Microsoft, Cognex, and others
  • 7 Issued Patents in Digital Imaging, and numerous publications
  • S.B. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    M.S. Chemical Engineering, Univ. of Rochester M.S. Electrical Engineering, RIT
    P.E. License, New York State
Todd Siegel
Lead Designer

Product Designer and Prototyper with over 15 Years of Experience

Played a pivotal role in evolving and evangelizing Proto.io - a market leading SaaS based tool for mobile prototyping used by over 400,000 people

Designed and prototyped Tempo AI, the market leading smart calendar iOS app, later sold to Salesforce

B.A. Social Psychology, Tufts University
M.B.A. Copenhagen Business School