Rita Gurevich, Founder of SPHERE Technology Solutions,
Rita Gurevich is the founder of SPHERE Technology Solutions. A graduate of Stevens Institute of Technology, in Hoboken, Rita earned a dual degree in Computer Science and Mathematics. She went on to the financial services industry where she gained extensive experience in architecting, managing and supporting infrastructure systems.
Rita started SPHERE Technology Solutions to allow others to leverage her experience from both the customer and vendor side. Gaining critical experience during the Lehman bankruptcy and the associated economic downturn of 2008 when an enhanced regulatory environment began to dominate the industry, Rita was in a unique position to help many companies and organizations work through arising challenges during very trying times.
As the head of SPHERE Technology Solutions, Rita is leading her company in providing business critical governance, security and compliance solutions to customers that span multiple geographic locations and industry verticals.
In 2012 Rita was named one of New Jersey’s Top 25 Leading Women Entrepreneurs by NJ Monthly and was a finalist in Hoboken’s Chamber of Commerce inaugural business awards as “Woman in Business”. In June of 2013, Rita was featured in Hoboken’s hMag as one of the “Women to Watch”. In 2014, Rita was featured in the book “Legendary Locals of Hoboken”; received the Hoboken Chamber Award for “Woman in Business” and was named to the “50 Best Women in Business” list by NJBIZ in 2015. More recently, in 2016, Rita was named a Smart CEO Brava Award Winner and was recognized by Ernst & Young in New Jersey, and this year she has been named “Forty Under 40” by NJBIZ.