|Summary||Involved in developing first generation consumer Virtual Reality (SteamVR / HTC Vive).
Developed key Internet technologies (HTML email, AJAX, WebDAV).
Experienced with multiple startups that had successful exits (ResNova sold to Microsoft in 1996, XenSource sold to Citrix in 2007, Pure Networks sold to Cisco in 2008).
Deep background in software architecture spanning client, server and large-scale service implementations in both consumer and enterprise markets.
Broad experience in all aspects of software industry spanning development, architecture, program management, building teams, management, working with business teams.
|Experience||1990-1996 ResNova Software, Inc. Huntington Beach, CA
President and Founder
|1996-1997 Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA
Development Lead, Mac Internet Group and Outlook
|1997-2001 Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA
Lead Program Manager, Exchange Server
|2001-2005 Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA
Group Program Manager, WPF (Avalon)
|2005-2006 Pure Networks Seattle, WA
Director of Program Management
|2006-2008 Launch21 Consulting, Fast Carrot, XenSource, Judy’s Book Inc Seattle, WA
|2008 DeepRockDrive Bellevue, WA
|2008-2012 Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA
Development Lead, SharePoint Online (Grid)
|2012-2014 Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA
Development Lead, Xbox Platform
|2014-2016 Valve Corporation
Developer, Steam and SteamVR
|Education||1989-1993 Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
B.A. Physics, concentration in Computer Science.
|1985-1989 Classical High School, Providence, RI|
My favorite quote-
“So easy an adult could do it”