Our Leadership Team
Ben Luzynski was named CEO of Watch Systems in 2018. In this role, Ben directs all financial aspects of the business including accounting practices, budgeting, financial planning, interface with the financial community, financial analysis, acquisitions and ventures, and monitoring of financial performance. Ben has more than 15 years of experience at Watch Systems, starting as a web developer before refining his technology and programming skills as Vice President of IT and then as the Executive Vice President. Post Hurricane Katrina, Ben explored the East Coast working for Geoscape, a Hispanic and multicultural marketing company based in Miami, before returning to Covington in 2009 to work at Watch Systems. Ben is a member of Vistage, the world’s leading business advisory and executive coaching organization. He lives in Covington with his wife and their daughter.
President & Co-Founder
As President and co-founder of Watch Systems, Mike Cormaci is responsible for the overall business strategy, sales objectives, and leadership of the executive team. Mike works closely with local, state and federal law enforcement agencies to understand their public safety and compliance needs. He currently serves on a number of committees with the National Sheriffs’ Association and advises several state associations on issues of sex offender registration, verification and community notification. With this knowledge, Mike is able to recommend effective best practices and practical automated solutions for law enforcement and state agencies tasked with sex offender management and community notification. Mike received his B.S. in Economics from Kansas State University. Mike lives with his wife and five children in Abita Springs, La.
Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Lou Luzynski is the co-founder and Managing Partner of Watch Systems, parent company to OffenderWatch. Prior to Watch Systems, Lou was President and Chief Executive Officer of Fuelman. As one of the co-founders of Fuelman, Lou helped guide the company from a startup in 1985 to a company with over 300 employees and $100 million in annual sales in 1999. Previously, Lou was a Senior Manager of audit, tax, and management consulting services at KPMG Peat Marwick for early-stage, privately-held emerging growth companies. Lou earned a B.A. in Accounting with Cum Laude honors from St. Louis University and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Vice President of Operations
Jonathan Roberts is responsible for overseeing and optimizing OffenderWatch’s business processes and support of our existing clients. He also manages development of several special projects, OffenderWatch supplementary products, and external interfaces. Jonathan studied Information Systems at LSU and has over 15 years of information technology experience. Previous experience includes management and technical roles in a national service organization supporting large corporate accounts as well as government entities. Jonathan holds many industry certifications including Microsoft® Certified Technology Specialist, SQL Server, and Windows® Server.
Phyllis has been working in the finance department of Watch Systems since joining the company in 2012. In her role, she oversees the accounting department and keeps track of budgets and financial statements. Prior to joining the Watch Systems team, Phyllis worked more than 15 years in various accounting positions in the offshore crane business, and as a project manager for a crane company in the Louisiana. She graduated from Phoenix University in 2008 with a Bachelor of Accounting degree. She’s a member of Society for Human Resource Management and Northshore Society for Human Resource Management. She lives in Slidell, LA.