Our Mission

Simply put…to rock your world.

We’re building the connectivity platform the world demands. Best-in-class tech that super-charges international travel, wins loyalty, and powers great experiences.


The Band


Bold adventurers.

Makers of instant gratification.

We are united by a deep desire to make travel better. Knowing that connectivity is one of the biggest pain points of any trip abroad (if not the biggest), we joined forces to solve this enduring problem—one we’ve all experienced first-hand.

Each member of our team is personally invested in electrifying the journey and enabling connectivity that rocks your world—and your customers’.

The 2024 "Spotlight" World Tour

Management Team

Al Fares

Founder & CEO

Santa Clarita, CA

Richard Bratton

Co-Founder & CCO

Bridgeport, CT

Lauren A. Koenig

Co-Founder & CMO

New York, NY

Keri Zeil

Business Development Advisor

Chicago, IL

Rockstar Board & Advisors

Ross Weber

Founder & CCO


Srinivas Vangala

VC & IC Member

Cove Fund

Chenoa Farnsworth

Managing Partner

Blue Startups

Eric Bjorndahl


Clicktripz & TravBuddy

Our Beat


At the core of our Tech and passion for Travel is a shared desire to connect deeply with people, places and memorable experiences—and help others do the same.


Great companies are built by great people—curious minds, big hearts, and exceptional talent. We apply excellence to all we do. Together, we reach the top.


We take an honest, high-minded approach to doing business—building a stand-up brand, creating a great product, and cultivating rewarding partner relationships.


We embrace strength, agility, openness, active lifestyles, and nurturing a healthy planet—so that we can all thrive. For this reason, we are committed to being carbon-neutral by 2025.

Team Testimonials

Working at CELITECH has been an amazing experience. The company culture is incredibly supportive and collaborative, and the tech is always cutting-edge.

I have been able to work on some of the most challenging and rewarding projects of my career here.
—Ali Zgheib
Senior Full Stack Developer
I had an amazing experience interning at CELITECH during grad school.

I got to work with trail blazing technology and solve a lot of interesting problems.
—Vanshika Sridharan
Software Engineer Intern
Great place to work! Learned lots of new tech and felt very comfortable while I gained knowledge and experience.

They also have a great work-life balance, which goes a long way for me.
—Michel Haddad
Full Stack Developer

Want to join our band?

CELITECH is always in search of new talent. Drop us a line if you think you have what it takes.
Rock Your World