Engineer for a $50B software company by day, zealous mobile & Web programmer and life enthusiast by night.
Software engineer & tester for lots of platforms from embedded systems to million-dollar enterprise business machines. Stock options maven, and vintage music and television game show enthusiast. Collector and semi-frequent wearer of fine suits & dress clothes. Formerly a scuba diver, composer, and getting back into percussion, so my perfect pitch won't be going away anytime soon. Laments how "jack of all trades" is no longer a viable career path.
Winner of several hackathons & contests, including 3rd place in the Apps for Metro Chicago contest with Owtsee in 2011. 2 Apps on the Android Market, 1 app on BlackBerry App World, 1 app on Windows Phone Marketplace. Marched in the 77th annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in 2003. Won Call for Tapes in PASIC in 2002. Scored a 94% on the Nitrox test (for scuba diving) when I was only 12.