Principal Software Engineer
Grant is originally from Iowa. In an earlier life he had a brief career in the film industry, where among other things he was a PA on a TV movie about Oksana Baiul and a foley artist on the hit movie Mosquito, an old USA Network favorite. He subsequently spent the past two decades in Pittsburgh honing his skills as a software engineer, both professionally and in the open source world. He discovered bitcoin in 2011. His favorite movie is Videodrome. When he’s not in front of a computer, he’s learning how to repair and restore vintage mechanical wristwatches.
Maddi is a Colgate University graduate who has been in the sales and marketing industry for over 7 years now. On previous campaigns, she has been ranked #1 in the country 3 months in a row for team management, group sales efforts, and effective marketing of a campaign. She specializes in growing new campaigns and redeveloping current sales systems. In her spare time she is captain of her volleyball team and loves to take her dog Daveigh for long runs in the park. She loves to kayak, ski, and do pretty much anything outdoors!
Director of User Experience
Andy studies classical piano and dislikes writing bios.
Phil is a successful startup entrepreneur and professor at Carnegie Mellon University. Phil has been involved with Webkite since our inception, and has been a trait advisor ever since.
Mark is a Carnegie Mellon University graduate who has been working as the CEO of early-stage software companies for about five years. His first company, Student InTuition, merged to form Imagine Careers, Inc., a first-of-its-kind career discovery and engagement platform in the human capital space. Mark joined WebKite in the summer of 2016 out of his excitement for the advertising technology space and the powerful products WebKite has developed to date. Machine learning and language technologies can do so much still to connect consumers to the products they need, and WebKite will continue to be a major player in that work. When not at work, Mark can be found serving as his neighborhood’s borough councilman, an advisor to small and family-owned businesses, a sous chef for his lovely wife’s kitchen creations, and the kooky uncle to his cute niece Lindsey.