Executive Management Team

Alex Marlow

Alex Marlow, President & CEO; brings an extensive knowledge and background in logistics and operations, in both the finance and startup industries. He uses his time management, organization and leadership skills to help enhance all contracts and relationships among the education and startup fields for mySmartDorm.

Prior to founding mySmartDorm, Alex previously held a Director of Operations position in a technology venture-backed startup company, using those relationships and experiences to help mold this new company into a smooth logistical/operational relationship. Alex received his B.A. from Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH. He currently resides in Charlestown and spends his free time as an Assistant Coach for the Needham High Varsity Baseball Team.

Mary Anne Squillace

Mary Anne, CPA, CGMA, brings twenty plus years’ of venture capital and private equity experience. Her expertise includes early-stage corporate growth strategies, design and implementation of essential accounting, finance, operational and IT systems. Prior to founding her own firm, Mary Anne served for four years as a member of Coopers & Lybrand's Audit and Assurance Group and for seven years as a financial analyst with Health Care Television and Telephone, Inc., a subsidiary of the Philips of the Netherlands. She received her B.S. from Simmons College and Masters in Accountancy from Bentley College.

John Ricci

John Ricci, Business Development; brings a wide variety of valuable education industry and start up experience to our company. He imparts his passion, vision, direction, connections and leadership into every aspect of mySmartDorm.

John has held executive level positions in sales, marketing, operations, and community development in both public and venture-backed companies ranging in size from 4 to 85,000 employees. Those companies include Cendant, World Strides (formerly NETC), Australia-basedEKIT, Student Advantage, The Cambridge Network and campusSims just to name a few.


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