Adam Fletcher has been building large scale systems for most of his life. Prior to bit.io, Adam was co-founder of Gyroscope, an ML startup acquired by BlueVoyant. Before that, he ran large parts of Google’s production network and YouTube’s video processing pipelines. Adam knows far too much about the airline industry, and has sent balloons into space (twice).
Jonathan Mortensen earned his PhD from Stanford in Biomedical Informatics and loves using data to drive decision-making. Jonathan has worked with some of the largest datasets in healthcare and cybersecurity.
Prior to bit.io, Jonathan managed data science and data engineering teams at BlueVoyant,
was CSO and co-founder of Gyroscope, and worked as data scientist at Nuna.
Allison Mammen is a Bay Area native and has been involved in startups for 7 years now. In her previous life, she had wild ride through tech retail, bartending, and customer service. She graduated from San Jose
State with a degree in Creative Arts; her unique background has allowed her to take on a variety of of challenges in her career. Allison has been known to rescue abandoned plants from the side of the road, and probably needs
a cup of coffee right about now.
Madelaine Boyd joins bit.io from Whisper.ai where she built the software to tune, fit, and program hearing aids. Previously, at Facebook, she built a team to improve the end-to-end
containerization, deployment, and orchestration of the company's private cloud. Her background spans distributed systems, containers, mobile development (both product and infra), compilers, and even Windows desktop software.
Madelaine's technical accomplishment of which she is most proud was when she changed her job title to Ș̸̡͔̪͚͎̊̀͛̄o̸̝̰̯͈͍̔́ͅf̸̦́̏͆t̴̛͕̀͗̋̕͝w̴̼̪̄̒̑̿̃ȁ̵̲͔̂ͅr̴̛͉̪̞̣̓̑̉̉̉ẹ̵̰̩̾̐̏͊ ̸͚̪̻̾̇̈Ȩ̸̨͍̠̞̠̟͐̄̇̈́̉̕͝n̴̡͔͖̦̹̫̊̇͛ͅg̶̱̟̐͒̿͗͋͝i̸̦͎̅̄̆̑̅͑̓n̶̫̮͋è̶̱̫̣e̷̘̦̻̦͓̬͒̌͗͗̒ř̴̢̻̦̞̞̬͙̑ì̶̢̱̈̔̐͋n̸̮̪̫̼͖̝̳̓g̷̭͋̾̀̀̚
̴̢͍̀M̶̳̾͗͗̽̅̀a̴̗̓ń̶̤͇̦̝̾a̶̯̗̍̓̒̓̂̚g̵̡̣̥̀͑͛̿͒e̵̮̞̓̾̄̊ŗ̷̘̮͖̠͚͗̌͗̈̊̌ ̸̛̠̠̅̑̇͗̈ and managed to break Facebook HR's data pipelines. Madelaine was the first woman to become a Friend of Tam;
can read, write, and speak Mandarin Chinese; and once won a rap battle by rhyming with "vim."