Our Team

Meet the JDL Horizons Executive Team


Thomas Lapping

CEO, JDL Horizons Office: 952-697-0555 Mobile: 612-669-1130

Selected by eSchoolNews as one of the top 30 most influential leaders on the use of technology in education. A list that includes Bill Gates and Michael Dell

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Lynn Carnes

VP, Marketing
Office: 952-697-0555
Mobile: 612-290-0296

With a strong background as an IT Executive for four Fortune 150 companies, Lynn is now focused on JDL’s strategic marketing initiatives and video production

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Girijaa Doraiswamy

VP, Software
+91 994-464-2459
+91 422-654-1488

With five years experience in API, Web programming and video management, Girijaa is an IT Architect with strategic and implementation expertise.  She is experienced in converting client needs to into scalable architecture and intuitive solutions.

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Brian Sterling-Vete

UK & European TV News Production
Office: 952-697-0555
Mobile: 651-468-1456

Brian Sterling-Vete is a UK based partner for European and worldwide media distribution of noteworthy education television news reports. JDL’s unique position in US education enables us to provide key introductions for our clients who wish tell their story to the world

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Gopal Sadagopal

Chief Strategist Office: 952-697-0555 Mobile: 952-715-9088

Specialties: Strategic planning, large scale development, multi-location teams, build and grow internal competencies, proprietary IP creation

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Stu Swartz

Chief Officer, GrandStadium Office: 952-697-0555 Mobile: 612-414-8633 TollFree:877-788-7911

With a long history of superior financial performance, managerial expertise and over 30 years of deep relations in station, studio and advertising communities, Stu Swartz stands among the broadcasting industry’s best leaders.

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