Mahendra Vora

Founder & Managing Director, Vora Ventures

Bio: Known serial entrepreneur, Mr. Vora is considered the high-tech poster child in the Midwest United States. Over the last 20 years, he has helped co-found and sell multiple successful technology ventures to Fortune 500 companies and has held senior management positions at large global organizations. Mr. Vora is the founder and creator of the Vora Technology Park, one of the most advanced technology parks in the country.

Mr. Vora has extensive experience in working with and developing information technology solutions for multi-billion dollar organizations across the world. During his career, he has innovated sophisticated information technologies in the areas of distributed (client/server) and Internet-based computing, including advanced search engines and text-mining.

Mr. Vora was named on INC. 500 (2004 and 2005) – a list of the nation’s 500 fastest growing privately held companies – as the Founder and Chairman of Intelliseek. He also made it to the ICIC 100 – a list of the 100 fastest growing companies located in the inner cities of the United States, for three years in a row. Mr. Vora was the recipient of the 2001 “Entrepreneur of the Year” award from the Association for Corporate Growth.  Mr. Vora has been in Cincinnati for over 19 years and he is known for his active involvement, contribution and commitment to the local and the global community.