Founder @Collabnet, • Worked at @Cloud Elements @Lens.org @IQNavigator @The Level Market @Mindful Science
Work on specifications for http, xmpp, anc wrote Apache.org Foundation bylaws
3y entrepreneur, 1.5 in data at Bridgewater Assoc., 8 at Lockheed as engineer, PM. 2 engineering degrees + Boomtown. Intuitive, extroverted, endearingly quirky
Go for it sooner, no need to be at a large company for more than 2 years before going out and building new companies
Got IBM to accept Open Source and worked with an IBM lawyer to write the initial Apache Foundation bylaws.