Frank is a software engineer at Kapow Events, a real-time marketplace for unique events across the country. He previously worked as a software developer for RECSOLU helping to ‘radically reinvent recruiting'.
Seth is the CTO of Toasty Automation. In addition to having built web apps with Rails for nearly a decade, he specializes in embedded systems and network programming.
Travis is a reliability engineer at ZEFR. In addition to helping build the infrastructure, he supports multiple web apps using technologies like Mesos, Flask, Lettuce, and AngularJS.
John specializes in Ruby on Rails and Postgresql, among other technologies. He is currently a software engineer and small business consultant at his company John Lawrence Small Business Systems. He previously worked for and co-founded Zen Ventures which launched software for multiple businesses that collectively gross over $2M annually.
Piotr’s experience as a web developer spans across multiple companies and countries. Originally from Poland, he built software for Woumedia in Denmark and Com Laude in the UK. He is a huge proponent of Behavior-Driven Development and high quality code.
Kevin is a principal software engineer at Varian Semiconductor Equipment. Previously, he was a senior gameplay engineer at LucasArts and Irrational Games. He has a number of years of experience as a senior web developer consulting to Fortune 500 companies and is an active entrepreneur.
Gavin is currently a founder at Kugadi, a startup seeking to empower security guards and other mobile workers of the world through technology. He has more than 20 years of experience building software using many different technologies and languages.
Carleton has been creating software for over 10 years in a variety of different platforms. He specializes in code quality as well as software performance and scale.
Jason is the co-founder and lead developer at GaggleAMP, a platform that amplifies social media messages for companies like Groupon and has shared over 7 billion messages.
Federico has been a full-stack Ruby developer for 10 years. He has mentored and trained over 50 professional developers at his company Tangosource.
Sam has been building web applications professionally for over seven years. She designed and created her own programming language and enjoys contributing to open source projects in her spare time.
Mike is a developer at ProductHunt and an accomplished author of the Heroku Cookbook. Previously, he's built and scaled web applications at Gazelle and was a cofounder of Taskk.
James is a full-stack developer helping the world make better decisions at Loomio, an open-source project empowering communities to turn discussion into action.
Matt is a senior engineer at HouseTrip, he has helped them scale their product to manage and list over 300,000 properties in 250 countries. Matt has also advised the BBC on technical projects and currently maintains several open source projects that are used by 1000's of developers around the world.
Jeremy is a digital library frameworks specialist for The University of Notre Dame. He's been programming for 17 years in various industries. For the last 9 years he has worked primarily on the server side of Ruby on Rails applications. He's always eager to spread the word on testing and improving code craft.
Renji founded Immersed [Techstars '17], while pursuing his Master's Degree in Computer Science from Georgia Tech, specializing in Computational Perception & Robotics. He has software engineering experience in every type of environment, from Fortune 500 companies to leading a few startups (and everything in between), coding in almost every tech stack, and is now an entrepreneurial innovator in the tech industry.