Founder, Chief Technical Officer, and Lead iOS Developer2012 - PRESENTFarOut Guides
Technologies: Swift, Objective-C, Parse SDK, Parse Server
- Developed an app for navigating and sharing information on long-distance hiking and biking trails such as the Appalachian Trail, Pacific Crest Trail, and Camino de Santiago, which over 90% of hikers use on many of these trails.
- Designed and developed a system to keep data synchronized between the device and the cloud database for offline use, including handling editing data while offline to be synced once reconnected to the network.
- Developed MacOS applications for internal company use to view and manage cloud-based data and product information, user accounts, purchase histories, sales data, user-comment moderation, data analysis, and promo codes.
- Developed, fostered, and maintained ongoing relationships with over 20 partner organizations and guided writers worldwide to integrate their trail data and guides into the app.