Ryan Janoch
Innovator 'maps' software career
32, President

At mapping software firm Mapistry, founder Ryan Janoch leads the development of an integrated platform for civil engineers and contractors. In his previous role as a project engineer for Terraphase Engineering, he landed and managed an environmental engineering contract for the $1-billion Doyle Drive Reconstruction Project in San Francisco—the firm's largest-ever project. He also designed and implemented an innovative treatment system for wastewater generated during in-water hull cleaning of large vessels, a system now the basis of California Best Management Practice.

When not chairing committees, offering webinars and speaking at industry conferences, Janoch is a youth soccer coach for the Albany-Berkeley Soccer Club.