I love to build new experiences from the ground up. Interested in projects with significant business model or tech innovation. Passionate about computing & entrepreneurial since I can remember. Successful history in enterprise sw, ecomm, marketplace. On mission 2 improve extended stay experience.
Currently run bootstrapped high growth companies with accelerating profitable yoy growth. On board of fcc fastest growing developer community. Achievements in enterprise apps, ecommerce, and startups since 1998. A few highlights. On first PeopleSoft "Web Portal" team in 1999 defining v.1 features when enterprise software industry was 100% client server. Created a new hostile takeover defense technique used by PeopleSoft CEO against Oracle which helped them survive until offer raised by 5.2B$. Part of teams building mission critical apps used by thousands companies @QuestSoftware and @PeopleSoft/Oracle including first data warehouse and analytics PeopleSoft team (early big data) in 2000. Quest Software's (acquired by DELL) primary enterprise apps specialist in London covering the European region until 2008. Created successful London tech consultancy where advised 200+ F500, FTSE 100, CAC 40 companies on performance, security, app mgmt. Founded profitable consumer ecomm company in 2008.
Sam Sperling falls in love with problems and delves their solutions in ways that few entrepreneurs bother to. He has a track record of executing technical projects that matches the ambition of his ideas.