About Us

A little bit about our team

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Who We Are

Synuma’s leadership team formed the company in 2016 after working with one another in previous roles and recognizing a need that was not currently being met in the industry. They combined their unique skills and expertise to develop a solution using the latest technology to deliver a more robust, effective project management solution for multi-unit developers.

Here’s how it all happened… Paul Giggi and Tiffany Toliver both worked in development at FSC Franchise Co. and Fred Mastropasqua and Ed Gorski met while developing complex enterprise software for Wolters Kluwer Corp.

Fred and Tiffany lived across the hall from one another. She shared her franchise development challenges with Fred and he set out to build a software prototype that would not only help her accomplish her development goals, but also free her up for movie dates, etc. And so, Synuma was created, allowing Fred and Tiffany to get married, start a business together with Paul and Ed and start a family.


Meet Our Team

The synuma team is comprised of industry veterans with expertise in site development, project management, multi-concept process management, cross-functional teams, software development, real estate, corporate enterprise, unit level operations, and business development.

Fred Mastropasqua

CST, MCSE Co-Founder & Senior Managing Partner

With more than 20 years of experience in IT and software development, Fred Mastropasqua, CST, MCSE, is Co-Founder and Senior Managing Partner of Synuma. He also is President and Co-Founder of Clearly Agile, Inc., an award-winning group of developers who build custom business applications for cloud and mobile platforms. As a Certified Scrum Master and Trainer, he is uniquely qualified to lead the experienced team of software developers at Synuma.

Paul Giggi

Managing Partner & Chief Development Officer

Paul Giggi is Managing Partner and Chief Development Officer at Synuma. He has more than 20 years of experience in the franchising sector, including a decade as a successful multi-unit, multi-concept franchise owner. He has served in a variety of leadership and management roles for major brands, including Marriott/HOST, Kraft Foods, Concessions International, Dock 3, PMG Development, and FSC Franchise Co.

Tiffany Toliver

PE, LEED AP Managing Partner & Development Strategist

Tiffany Toliver, PE, LEED AP, is Managing Partner and Development Strategist for Synuma. As a Professional Engineer with a Master’s in Civil Engineering, she is an expert in the site development process with a specialty in compressing development timeframes. Experienced with more than 13 years in franchise development, she has served in management roles at FSC Franchise Co. (Beef O’Brady’s), Bloomin' Brands (Bonefish Grill, Carrabba's, Outback, Flemings) and World of Beer.

Ed Gorski

Co-Founder & Chief Architect

Ed Gorski is Co-Founder and Chief Architect at Clearly Agile, Inc., also leading Synuma’s software development efforts. He has more than 16 years of experience developing complex enterprise software for companies and organizations, such as Wolters Kluwer, Florida Law Enforcement and more.

Our Awesome Clients

When you become a member of Synuma, you have full access to all Synuma’s development tools, including access to experts in both the development process and software development, that will help facilitate and accelerate your growth strategy.

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