Titan of Empowerment

Working as an emergency medical technician and sheriff’s department volunteer, computer science major Bryan Ruef was astonished by the outdated, error-prone systems cities relied on during emergencies.

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He developed an affordable, cloud-based dispatching software product but wasn’t sure how to bring it to market.

The entrepreneur-in-residence program at the College of Engineering and Computer Science — a collaboration between CSUF’s Center for Entrepreneurship and ECS — encouraged him to compete in the CSUF Startup Competition for a chance to win customized launch support in the CSUF Startup Incubator.

Bryan won the competition and now has a team of advisers helping him grow his company, 10-8 Systems. His software is used in 48 states for disaster response; it saved more than 650 lives in Hurricane Dorian.

Bryan credits CSUF’s entrepreneurship resources for putting him on the path to success — making his dream of improving public safety a reality.

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Michael Karg
Executive Director of Development