Deepak is the co-founder of Democracy Labs
, a non-profit that connects progressive groups with free and affordable solutions to run better campaigns. DemLabs works closely with grassroots groups to identify their needs, finds the best solution to meet those needs and then widely sharing how to use those new tools. Deepak is an engineer and Silicon Valley veteran, with three software patents with fifteen years experience at Netscape, Oracle and VMware. Deepak and his team developed Text PerCent a peer to peer texting tool for community groups, Vote Force a relational texting tool available for both Apple and Android users. Deepak leads the IT team at Center for Common Ground.