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Planning Systems Group, Inc.

Firebird will compliment Excel in the enterprise by drastically reducing the well-publicized risks associated with the use of spreadsheets.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Software
  • Location Beverly Hills, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

The Planning Systems Group, Inc. is a team of veteran software application developers, User Experience professionals and a seasoned financial modeling expert formed to develop and promote Firebird; a financial modeling system that will drastically reduce the well-publicized risks of corporate spreadsheet models and reporting.


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    Dan Sox
    Founder - Lead Developer

    Founder and Lead Developer. Dan has an equity interest in The Planning Systems Group, Inc. He is currently employed by Boeing and as a result does not require a salary until either we go to market or he begins work full-time on Firebird. Dan programmed the Firebird prototype and is currently working with Bill Rudick on the release beta.

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    William Rudick
    Founder - Developer

    Bill has an equity interest in The Planning Systems Group, Inc. Mr. Rudick holds both a Bachelor's degree and a Master's degree from the University of Southern California and has been the Chief Technology Officer and Chief Software Architect for a number of emerging companies.

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    Gerardo Uscanga
    Founder - Ux Director

    Gerardo is a recognized User Experience (Ux) expert and a speaker at Microsoft sponsored events. Ease of use and intuitive design is essential for the success of Firebird. Gerardo brings his expertise to the project including web design and IT services.

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    Damion Robinson
    Founder - Corporate Counsel

    Damion has an equity interest in The Planning Systems Group, Inc. Damion’s law practice focuses on emerging growth companies, corporate transactions, and intellectual property licensing.

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    Nicholas Lebedeff
    Founder - President

    Authored The Firebird Design Specifications. Nicholas Lebedeff holds a Bachelor’s Degree from Loyola-Marymount University and an MBA from the University of Southern California. His unique career covers both Software Application Development and Corporate Financial Planning and Analysis with extensive experience in the Governmental, Corporate and Commercial sectors. He has 3 start-ups under his belt; one using venture capital.