Team

We’re supported by high-powered builders who value creative freedom and doing their best work. In past lives, we’ve led teams and projects at startups, large companies, and places in between.
Members
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Kevin Li
Previously - Engineering manager at 0x Labs. Ex-Meta, ex-Alphabet. Early at Heap.
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Jeff Ling
Previously - VP engineering at TrueAccord. CTO at Uppercase. Early at Heap.
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Yaroslav Tkachenko
Previously - Staff data engineer at Shopify. Software architect at Activision.
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Paymahn Moghadasian
Previously - Distributed Databases at Meta, ML Infra at Solvvy, RelEng at Datadog.
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Benny Sidelinger
Previously - Engineering manager at Venmo, Principal engineer at Bright Machines, Principal engineer at Oracle.
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Mike Nikles
Previously - Lead solution architect for airlines at Google, staff developer advocate at Gitpod, founder at Webstone Education.
Contributors
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Glenn Conner
Engineering manager at Meta, web speed. Previously at Brocade, Riverbed.
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Xiuming Chen
Director of engineering at Lime, infrastructure and security. Previously at Instacart, Hulu.
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Todd Busler
Operator in residence at Unusual Ventures. Previously at Heap, Square.
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Carl Tremblay
Advisor to up-and-coming startups. Previously head of platform and growth at Plaid.
Support
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Booboo
Resident doge. Spends most of his day napping or stealing Kevin’s socks.
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Hotpot
Hotpot enjoys reading but can't really flip pages properly. He's bearish on dogecoin.
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Cha Shiu Bao
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