Providing fractional leadership services for startups and growing businesses

We partner to help you tackle your biggest product and technology challenges so your business can reach the stratosphere 🚀


Fractional CTO / CPO / CSO

We work closely with founders and growing businesses to help lead their most audacious business, product, and technology initiatives. We can be hands-on, work with internal teams, or can build and lead a team of external resources.

Technology Strategy

Research, roadmapping, and management of execution are the cornerstones of our process when developing a business' technology strategy.

Product Development

From UX / UI to software development to customer research and refinement of product-market fit. We help augment and lead the ares of your product development that need it most.

AI Strategy and Implementation

Looking to leverage the latest LLM or ML technologies? We have helped a multitude of business to harness the growing power of AI for their products, employees, and customers.

Cloud Ops

Building a solid cloud infrastructure requires a careful balance of cost, scale, and security. Whether you are a new founder or a scaling organization, we can help you build or maintain solid cloud architecture.

Business Development

We support founders with business development strategies including customer research, product-market alignment, and network growth.

Meet the Dynamic Duo

Rudzinski & Budzinski: Brothers From Another Mother

Seriously, not a typo. Rich and Todd first worked together early in their careers at Digitaria, a mid-sized creative agency based in San Diego. Later, they reunited when Todd started contracting for Tragic Media in 2012.

After 11 years working collaboratively to build and scale products for startups, mid-market, and enterprise businesses, Rich and Todd are ready to partner with you to help your business avoid a technology tragedy.

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Rich Rudzinski

CPO | CTO | CSO LinkedIn icon


  • Business development
  • Product strategy
  • UI engineering
  • Technology strategy
  • Company leadership
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Todd Budzinski

CTO | VP ENG LinkedIn icon


  • Engineering leadership
  • Technology strategy
  • System audits
  • Cloud ops
  • Backend development

Let's Connect

Thank you for taking the time to learn more about Apollo Fractional. We would love to learn more about what you are building 🚀

Connect with us on LinkedIn and let's schedule a time to chat!