ARi President/CEO, Ravi Gudapati, Accepted Into Forbes Technology Council

East Peoria, IL, July 18, 2019 --( Ravi Gudapati, President and CEO of ARi, has been accepted into Forbes Technology Council, an invitation-only community for world-class CIOs, CTOs, and technology executives.

Ravi Gudapati was vetted and selected by a review committee based on the depth and diversity of his experience. Criteria for acceptance include a track record of successfully impacting business growth metrics, as well as personal and professional achievements and honors.

“We are honored to welcome Ravi Gudapati into the community,” said Scott Gerber, founder of Forbes Councils, the collective that includes Forbes Technology Council. “Our mission with Forbes Councils is to bring together proven leaders from every industry, creating a curated, social capital-driven network that helps every member grow professionally and make an even greater impact on the business world.”

As an accepted member of the Council, Ravi has access to a variety of exclusive opportunities designed to help him reach peak professional influence. He will connect and collaborate with other respected local leaders in a private forum. Ravi will also be invited to work with a professional editorial team to share his expert insights in original business articles on, and to contribute to published Q&A panels alongside other experts.

Finally, Ravi Gudapati will benefit from exclusive access to vetted business service partners, membership-branded marketing collateral, and the high-touch support of the Forbes Councils member concierge team.

“I am delighted and honored to be invited and accepted into the Forbes Technology Council,” says Ravi. “I look forward to building relationships with other members and learning from fellow industry experts. Our team is excited to contribute to the council and share ARi’s engineering expertise in the technology space with’s readers.”

About Forbes Councils:
Forbes Councils is a collective of invitation-only communities created in partnership with Forbes and the expert community builders who founded Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC). In Forbes Councils, exceptional business owners and leaders come together with the people and resources that can help them thrive.

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About ARi:
ARi is a leading provider of integrated engineering solutions and a market leader in powertrain testing. Powered by the strength of their people, process and technology, ARi constantly strives to deliver quality solutions and premier engineering services. The company was founded in 2001 and has been operating as ARi since 2006. ARi was created out of a passion to provide engineering solutions to heavy machinery and construction equipment manufacturers. Since then, ARi experienced rapid growth, becoming a one-stop solution provider by combining electronics, software, and product design engineering capabilities. Along with this growth, ARi has developed a portfolio of products and solutions with excellent quality and safety features. ARi is headquartered in East Peoria, Illinois and has opened 7 additional locations, in North America and the Asia Pacific regions. For more information, visit
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