Maria shares responsibility for Code Red’s day-to-day operations, and is focused on building the corporate infrastructure needed to maintain Code Red’s rapid growth while ensuring that quality remains high. Maria’s years of experience and her recently acquired MBA education give her a well-seasoned perspective which perfectly complements Code Red’s needs as a young and rapidly growing company.
Before joining Code Red, she worked at Eze Castle Software where for six years she held multiple positions including development manager and operations analyst. During these years she made tremendous contributions to Eze’s product line and internal systems and worked with her teams on the front lines addressing customer issues. In 2005 Maria left Eze Castle to pursue an MBA at Babson College, which she finished in May 2007, specializing in Entrepreneurship, Operations and Finance.
Maria DeSousa graduated in 1998 from Simon Bolivar University in Venezuela with a BA in Computer Science and a minor in Computer Engineering. She resides in Framingham, MA, with her husband and two children.