Joe Astroth brings 25+ years of executive management in the geospatial industry to his role of CEO, CycloMedia Technology, Inc. Throughout his professional career, Joe has successfully established and led high-tech businesses and teams into positions as leaders in their respective industries. He is a proven entrepreneur and visionary, with a well-recognized track record of creating successful new business ventures.
From 1995 through 2011, Joe held executive staff level positions at software industry leader Autodesk, Inc. During his tenure, Joe was a recognized industry leader driving the integration of CAD and GIS software for Geo-based Design. Currently, Joe is responsible for overall management of the rapidly growing CycloMedia team in the US.
In 1985, Joe received a Ph.D. in Geography, from The University of Chicago, with an emphasis on computer cartography and spatial analysis. From 1984-1990, Joe was a professor at the University of Missouri, teaching courses and conducting research in the rapidly developing field of geographic information systems.