Howard Runyon

Chief Technology Officer, Equity Compensation

Howard Runyon, Chief Technology Officer, Equity CompensationHoward Runyon is recognized as an innovator in the equity compensation management, with a long history of developing unique solutions for challenging problems. With his “automation first” paradigm, he has architected some of the most popular commercial and custom applications used in equity compensation.

Howard joined CompIntelligence as one of the initial employees in 2006, after building and leading the development of the custom programming division at Transcentive, Inc., a provider of stock plan software and services. His main focus is to create and continually improve upon the CompIntelligence SaaS suite of products, including CompXchange, CompReporting, and CompPortal.

Mr. Runyon has designed and developed custom solutions for companies such as Microsoft, United Technologies, Priceline, RAI, Certent, and most major brokerage housed including UBS, Smith Barney, Morgan Stanley, and Merrill Lynch.

Howard holds a degree in Management Information Systems from NVCTC in Connecticut.

In his spare time Howard enjoys coaching little league baseball, playing basketball, running, and spending time with his wife and three sons. He also enjoys backpacking and, on warm sunny days, can be found on various parts of the Appalachian Trail.