Phil Van Etten 

Phil has 30 years working with information technology, artificial intelligence and services in the Agri Tech, Manufacturing and Financial verticals.


Phil was previously CEO of Netmail and Azaleos, technology information service providers and COO of Sygate Technologies, a data security provider ultimately acquired by Symantec. 

Keith McCall 
Founder / CTO

Keith McCall is a serial entrepreneur who spent 15 years building products for Lotus, IBM, and Microsoft.

Agriculture was the obvious next venture due to his passion to apply information and data analysis technologies to underserved industries.


Previously, Keith founded Azaleos, acquired by Avanade in 2012, and founded Enroute Systems, acquired by Pitney Bowes in 2016.

Trina Nelson 
Director of Integration & Customer Experience 

Trina Nelson has worked in technology startups for 15 years.

She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Central Washington University and is self‐taught in most aspects of Microsoft software development, including C#, SQL, .NET, and JavaScript. 

Advisory Board Members 

Cathi Hatch

Steve Holland

Ike Lee

Greg Lill

Dan Menser

Michael Stein

Our Team has extensive experience working in software development, data analytics, and integrating innovative technology and media. At Pollen Systems, you aren’t just a customer: we do our utmost best to make long-term connections that matter!