Author Archive | Stan

My next startup: PowWow Energy

I’ve taken the challenge of leading software development at a startup focused on one of the big problems in world: agriculture. My title is “VP of Software Development”. At this stage (seed funded, with just a few full time people), this means I’m doing everything from managing the servers to writing code and preparing summary […]

The perils of accidental version upgrades

“Runs on my machine” As a developer and engineering manager, this is one problem I see all time.I did it to myself today and wasted more than an hour All because “install newest version” is the default Tracking down environment changes and differences is often a big time waste. The code really does “runs on […]

Moving on from SAP

May 2014: SAP has changed it strategy and laid off about 1000 people worldwide.  The entire MDM team was one of the projects that was canceled.  I am officially looking for paid work.  

Helping StartupReady.NET

I’ve working with Michael Jay Moon and Zufi Deo at StartupReady.NET for a while, until I find the “right” startup to join full time.   They are creating a consulting and education company focused on helping entrepreneurs be successful. I bring the “real world experience” to team. Michael and Zufi have been consulting to startups […]

Founders will face “The Fear”

Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there wondering, fearing, Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before   (Edgar Allen Poe, The Raven) If you are starting a company, you will face Fear.  I really mean “The Fear” in the broadest, darkest and most threatening way,  like the way a small […]

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