Vitaly Soldatenko is the founder of Recust – the AI Platform for photographers that opens all revenue opportunity and boosting sales.
He is an entrepreneur passionate about the intersection of photography and technology. He has operating and board-level experience in fintech, photography service businesses, digital goods distribution, product development, and management.
Vitaly Soldatenko was the winner of annual national competitions and awarded for the innovative platforms Credery of the Competition “Innovation Breakthrough 2011”, for the digital content distribution platform at the “Innovation Breakthrough 2012” and as a winner of the National Contest “Startup of the Year 2014”.
Vitaly is an INV FinTech Global Member and keynote-speaker at a conference of the heads of the cities of the Azov-Black Sea region. One of the winners of the photo exhibition “31st Spring”, Mariupol, UA.
Previously, Vitaly was a Chief Operating Officer of a security technology company Scorpion, which helps businesses solve security issues and deliver advice at scale.
In that role, he oversaw product design and business development, establishing the firm as a principal innovator in the industry with over 100 corporate clients. Before Scorpion, he was founder and CEO of a telecommunication company Samson Telecom, a next-generation technology company that produced HF-radio electronic equipment.
Additionally, in early 90-s Vitaly founded ISP Itcom to provide internet access through the public wireless network to open internet for people. He is active in the early-stage startup scene and has advised multiple startups on growth and market strategy.
Whether about technology, entrepreneurship, or photography, Vitaly has been featured or quoted in Wired Magazine, Bank Innovation, Online Video Magazine and more.