CTO (Hands-on)2016 - PRESENTRapport.IO
Technologies: Ruby on Rails, PHP, AngularJS
- Led the technology and development efforts at this award winning (literally) startup.
- Managed on-shore and off-shore resources.
- Created environmental sustainability data visualization tools for analyzing business metrics, including utility usage.
- Created data import and export tools to onboard customer utility company data.
- Shaped business strategies.
Founder2012 - PRESENTIpertur (MVP)
- Created a web-based app for a persistent dial virtual telepresence and personal digital billboard experience.
- Created a supporting Chrome extension improving the experience of the web app on the desktop.
- Developed a supporting Android application.
- Developed a secure message relay system with Node.js.
- Pitched to various investors and startup communities.
Founder1992 - PRESENTBesiex, Inc.
- Created high availability, massively multi-user, server-based solutions for clients.
- Developed mobile and mobile-friendly applications.
- Launched several startup projects.
- Developed several desktop applications with server-side integration.
- Developed scalable cloud-based solutions.
CTO (Hands On)2002 - 2012DriverGuide.com, iCentric Corp.
- Built a robust and flexible user management system handling 1 million signups/month.
- Created a powerful MySQL library for load balancing, clustering, and fail-over.
- Created a downloadable, web-integrated PC driver backup system for scanning and upgrading (450k users per month).
- Developed a large-scale downloading system handling 7.5 million downloads/month from an archive of 1 million+ unique files.
- Created a comprehensive PC support site handling 30 million page views/month and 6 million unique visits/month.
Senior Software Engineer1999 - 2001ARTISTdirect
- Led projects related to R&D for the company.
- Built a robust user management system.
- Created a customizable personal home page system for music fans.
- Built a robust, flexible discussion board engine.
- Developed a streaming radio player for fan sites.
- Built a blogging system for musical artist websites.
Research Fellow1998 - 1999University College of London
Technologies: Java, C++, C
- Developed a universal transcoding gateway.
- Worked on early wireless networking technologies (pre-Wi-Fi).
- Worked on satellite-based Internet delivery.
- Researched various issues involving video and audio transcoding.
- Did research in the field of IPv6 and MBone.