Pluralsight

Founded in 2004, Pluralsight is the global leader in online learning for professional software developers, IT specialists and creative technologists. Following a massive growth curve over the past several years, the company has acquired other major online learning solutions and tools, including TrainSignal, Digital-Tutors, Smarterer and Code School, expanding their…

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MegatonApps

I’m the co-founder and President of MegatonApps, a mobile design studio dedicated to creating meaningful mobile experiences for iOS platforms.  Since its inception, MegatonApps helped demonstrate the potential of mobile applications to some of the biggest names in entertainment, sports, hospitality, food/beverage, fashion, digital media and more. At MegatonApps, I…

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Magruder Rx

Working with some of the same key personnel involved with Pharm-EZ, I helped create a separate dispensary located within the bounds of Magruder Eye Institute. This dispensary allowed patients of the practice to enjoy many of the same benefits and services of Pharm-EZ, but with the convenience of on-site service…

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Kombo.com

Leveling Up I started working for Kombo.com, then known as Advanced Media Network, in October of 2003 as an editorial columnist.  I’d long had a passion for the video game industry, and leaped at the opportunity to share my thoughts on this dynamic industry with the site’s readership. About a…

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Jaguars Shield

Some Wear Cheese or Wave Towels. Some Do Better. In early 2013, the Jacksonville Jaguars announced a comprehensive rebranding campaign that included a refresh of the team’s logo, which had not been revised since the team’s inception in 1995. A new secondary logo was also announced, initially described as a…

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SideShow

A dock for iPhone 5 that works equally well in landscape and portrait modes, SideShow is ideal for watching movies or videoconferencing on iPhone, two tasks for which most docks are ill-suited. As a Made in Duval project, SideShow was developed and produced in Jacksonville, Fla. by myself and Patrick…

I came up with the idea for Trubador originally at PAX East, a conference in Boston. Watching musician Jonathan Coulton wield a giant, custom-made music box on stage, I thought of Apple’s Garageband app for iPad, which I had been tested earlier that day. A thought occurred: musicians needed a…

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Made In Duval

In early 2012, Patrick Duffy and myself founded Made in Duval, a new venture dedicated to spurring a resurgence in domestic manufacturing in Jacksonville, Fla.  Made in Duval was founded with the intent to bring Trubador, a hands-free iPad case, into production. Our goal was to design and fabricate great products…

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UNF Honors Program

In 2007, I served as Student Director for the University of North Florida Honors Program. Working with the Honors Student Union (HSU) – a group of a half-dozen Honors students– as well as the faculty and staff of the program, I developed that year’s freshmen orientation. Honors Orientation was a…

Gaming for Good Formed in early 2011, PWNjax was an organization dedicated to developing and hosting community gaming events benefitting Child’s Play Charity.  Child’s Play has placed more than $10 million in toys, games and books in children’s hospitals around the world since its formation in 2003. As Development Director…