Finding solid, reliable talent is hard. I offer a concierge-level experience for you in taking your Ruby app from A to B.Contact Me
I've worked with a lot of startup founders as their contract developer. I've found that the normal way of doing business--spending all your budget perfecting your initial idea, and then launching with much budget left--is a lacking business model
What I offer is a new model: to be your long-haul CTO/developer. We'll launch early and spread out your budget over a longer time span. This will let us acquire early users and fast and adapt the business to new information.
It's called MyCTO.Read More
You should find working with me 2x, 5x, 10x returned the amount invested.
If we sit down and don't find huge opportunity in working together, I'll tell you up front it doesn't make sense to hire me.
When you start a project and pay someone a lot of money, you want to know they aren't going to disappear or do a botched job
I provide the most value when I can guide your strategy and design
I live in Nashville, Tennessee (East Nashville) with my wife and three little kids. I'm a Christian. I co-organize (and founded!) Nash.rb, the Ruby users group in Nashville. I grew up in Auburn, Alabama; went to college in Chapel Hill, North Carolina; got married and we moved to Nashville in 2005.
I started out on a sales / business / accounting career path, but then fell in love with developing web apps when I saw Ruby on Rails. That caused me to teach myself Ruby on Rails and become an app developer.
Read more on the About page.