For The Media

We have put together our press releases, team bios, logos and photos, so you may use in articles about Surc. Download the full press pack or grab what you need from the sections below. We also have a lot of information in our blog and through-out the site, so browse and enjoy! Oh, and you can always contact us directly to learn more.

Full Press Pack

Here is what you will find in the ZIP download:

  • Factsheet
  • Meet the founders and beautiful high-res photos of each of us (we are very photogenic)
  • Surc product images in high-res
  • Surc app screenshots
  • Surc and Mashed Pixel logos in EPS and PDF formats

Enough already, go on and download the pack [71.7 Mb zip file] >

Press Releases

Surc Case & App Photos and Logos

Surc Case Photos

Surc Application Photos

Surc Logos

  • CMYK, Pantone and RGB colors. Each logo is set up with either a dark or light background and is available in high-resolution EPS and PDF format
    Download ZIP

Mashed Pixel Logos

  • CMYK on a white or black background and in high-resolution EPS and PDF format
    Download ZIP

Mashed Pixel Team Photos

Michail Kalman

Chairman of the Board / CEO / Seed Investor / Co-Founder

Michail Kalman is the seed investor for Mashed Pixel and assists in fundraising for the company. Kalman currently serves as Mashed Pixel's board chairman, leveraging his 35-year experience as a compulsive entrepreneur advising the team along the way.

Prior to his involvement in Mashed Pixel, Kalman held various senior managing positions at companies in the international banking, healthcare and manufacturing industries.

Kalman is a graduate of The George Washington University.

Daphna Kalman

President / Co-Founder

Daphna Kalman is the co-founder, president, secretary and creative director of Mashed Pixel, a company dedicated to creating an integrated suite of highly-customizable devices and user-friendly applications for smartphones that fit into consumers' mobile lifestyle and replace single-function gadgets, thus enabling them to simplify and enrich their daily living.

As Mashed Pixel's CEO, Kalman ensures the company's messages are translated effectively into visually stimulating and functional concepts. Kalman's work overseeing the app team has contributed to the user-friendly flow and sleek design of the final Surc App, the GetSurc.com website, as well as all marketing materials for Mashed Pixel.

Prior to co-founding Mashed Pixel with Michail Kalman, board chairman, Brian Fough, vice president and Ramy Isaac, vice president & chief technology officer, Kalman spent the past ten years as a graphics and multimedia designer, and has created numerous marketing and multimedia campaigns for companies such as the IMF, the World Bank Group, the American Cancer Society, the Smithsonian Institution, the United Nations and The George Washington University. She has owned and founded numerous graphic design companies including dkdc design.

Kalman is a graduate of The George Washington University.

Brian Fough

Vice President / Co-Founder

Brian Fough is one of the co-founders of Mashed Pixel, a company dedicated to creating an integrated suite of highly-customizable devices and user-friendly applications for smartphones that fit into consumers' mobile lifestyle and replace single-function gadgets, thus enabling them to simplify and enrich their daily living. Fough currently serves as Mashed Pixel's Vice President, Systems Architect and Software Engineer.

As Mashed Pixel's Vice President, Fough utilizes his decade of experience to oversee the strategy, execution and functionality of the Surc system.

Prior to co-founding Mashed Pixel along with Daphna Kalman, chief executive officer, Michail Kalman, board chairman and Ramy Isaac, vice president & chief technology officer, Fough spent the past ten years as a software development consultant and has been active in mobile technology research since 2001.

Fough received his Masters in Systems and Computer Science from Howard University.

Ramy Isaac

Vice President / CTO / Chief Surc Architect / Co-Founder

Ramy Isaac is the co-founder, vice president, CTO, and Chief Surc Architect for Mashed Pixel, a company dedicated to creating an integrated suite of highly-customizable devices and user-friendly applications for smartphones that fit into consumers' mobile lifestyle and replace single-function gadgets, thus enabling them to simplify and enrich their daily living.

Isaac has over 30 years of experience as a designer and developer of hardware systems and electronic devices and played a large role in the development of the Surc App.

Prior to co-founding Mashed Pixel along with Daphna Kalman, chief executive officer, Michail Kalman, board chairman, and Brian Fough, vice president, Isaac developed microcomputer-based digital analog, business and consumer solutions as well as various electronic display systems for financial and entertainment industries. In addition to providing networking and collaborative solutions to large businesses he also designed security dongles for the PC environment interfacing with serial, parallel and USB.

Lee Golan

Vice President of Development / Surc Case Designer

Lee Golan is the Vice President of Development and Surc Case Designer for Mashed Pixel, a company dedicated to creating an integrated suite of highly-customizable devices and user-friendly applications for smartphones that fit into consumers' mobile lifestyle and replace single-function gadgets, thus enabling them to simplify and enrich their daily living.

Prior to his time at Mashed Pixel, Golan was an industrial designer for over ten years.

Golan is a graduate of the prestigious Bezalel School of Design in Jerusalem, Israel,