Derrick Betts

Derrick Betts

Co-Founder & CEO

Derrick Betts serves as the CEO of Blue Axis Technologies where he is leading the effort to increase the company’s focus on market and brand awareness. In order to reach more clients and increase sales velocity, Mr. Betts is working to develop and integrate the tools and services necessary to reach the company’s goals.

Derrick Betts also leads the IT Architecture, Software Development, and Sales and Marketing departments. Prior to his service as CEO, Mr. Betts co-founded Blue Axis and served as Business Technology Director helping the company to reach new business channels, acquire new clients, and design the network and software application infrastructure within the company to allow for efficient and cost-effective operations.

His experience in Business Process Modelling, Technical Communication, Resource Management, and Customer Relationship Management has helped Blue Axis launch thriving systems in an array of diverse markets.


Prior to Joining Blue Axis Tech, Derrick Betts spent the past 20+ years holding several positions in the Manufacturing, Real Estate, and Information Technology sectors. While working as President of Business Technology for mConnects, the company developed LoanPro360, the premier banking compliance and loan origination application in its market. Prior to that, he was General Partner at Trident Development, LLC where he led the company in Pre-Development, Development, and Construction of several Real Estate development projects in the western US with sell-out values ranging from $35M to $685M. Earlier in his career he worked as IT Engineer and Project Manager for furniture manufacturing companies Westwood Furniture and Fondell Woodworks, with deliverables sent to many locations throughout the world.


  • Business Management
  • Business Process Modelling
  • Software Application Development
  • Database Architecture
  • Relational Database Management Systems (RDBMS)
  • HTML5 / CSS3
  • Apache and Nginx web servers
  • Linux Server Administration
  • Software Application Security
  • Technical Communication
  • Java / PHP / Python
  • JavaScript

Prior History

  • mConnects
    President of Business Technology
    2007 – 2014
  • Trident Development, LLC
    General Partner
    2003 – 2007
  • Evergreen Mortgage, Inc.
    General Manager
    2001 – 2007
  • Classical Millworks / Westwood Furniture
    IT Engineer
    1995 – 2001
  • Fondell Woodworks
    Project Management Assistant
    1994 – 1995