Jerome Fodor, CTO of AbacusNext and leader of cloud engineering team, earns top honors at annual awards honoring outstanding technology executives.

San Diego, CA, May 15, 2018AbacusNext, the largest Technology-as-a-Service (TaaS) provider for the legal and accounting professions, announced its CTO, Jerome Fodor, has been named a winner of San Diego’s Top Tech Exec Awards.

The 2018 Top Tech Exec Awards, sponsored by Cox Business and the San Diego Business Journal, celebrates excellence among the San Diego business community’s technology executives. Selected by his peers from a field of over 350 nominees, Jerome was recognized for his extraordinary achievements as the Chief Technology Officer of AbacusNext, one of San Diego’s fastest growing technology companies. 

“We couldn’t be prouder of Jerome for the amazing work he’s done at AbacusNext, and I’m thrilled he’s received this well-deserved distinction from his peers,” said Alessandra Lezama, CEO of AbacusNext. “Jerome is a technology visionary who takes great pride in delivering best possible outcomes for our clients and is a mentor and role model to our 200+ staff of engineers, developers, and technicians—now worldwide.”

Jerome has over 17 years of technology experience and has been CTO of AbacusNext since 2013. His leadership was instrumental in creating the company’s marquee offering, Abacus Private Cloud, from conception to commercialization, and continues to lead his team in taking the product to new markets and new verticals—all while staying committed to serving the company's 1.5 million loyal users.

“It’s a tremendous honor to be recognized among such a brilliant group of nominees,” said Jerome Fodor, CTO of AbacusNext. “I’d like to thank the countless friends and colleagues who’ve supported me along the way, and especially my incredibly talented engineering team, without whom none of what we’ve achieved at AbacusNext would have been possible.” 


About Top Tech Execs San DiegoThe Top Tech Exec Awards honor outstanding information technology executives who work in San Diego, as nominated by their peers and clients. Nominees and honorees who meet the specified criteria, as determined by an independent panel of judges, are recognized at the Top Tech Exec Awards each May. For more information visit

About AbacusNext
As the largest technology provider for the professional services sector, AbacusNext helps legal and accounting professionals achieve ultimate success and peace of mind through the delivery of a complete suite of compliance-ready technology solutions designed to support a secure and cloud-enabled practice at a cost they can afford. Headquartered in San Diego, California, and backed by private investment with Providence Equity, AbacusNext delivers products and services to over 12,000 clients worldwide.