About

Our Team

Ben Avellone
CEO

Ben Avellone

Ben describes himself as one part entrepreneur, one part executive and two parts geek. After graduating from the University of West Florida with a degree in Computer Engineering in 2016, he co-founded Coastware Technologies to follow his passions of shuffling bits to and fro and helping those around him.

Ben specializes in building web-based business tools and has over 6 years of experience building applications that see daily use by hundreds of users and dozens of businesses.

Outside of work, Ben likes to play guitar, tinker with electronics, and experiment with new tools and technologies.

Anthony Gonzalez
COO

Anthony Gonzalez

Anthony has been in the IT Industry for the past 6 years. His passion for technology began in high school and continued throughout his college career. Anthony graduated from the University of West Florida with a B.S.B.A. in Business Administration with a specialization in Finance. He has performed IT services for many local businesses in the area including University of West Florida’s IT department, the National Flight Academy, and Bob Tyler Toyota.

Anthony has worked in many IT roles including help-desk support, IT Administrator and full-time independent IT consultant. In his free time, Anthony enjoys playing guitar, volunteering in the community, and spending time with friends and family. His diverse IT experience coupled with an educational background in finance is helping Coastware set the bar high for IT managed services in the Gulf Coast area.