Ed Roman is now working closely with Founders Space.
He recently sold his startup HackHands to Pluralsight. HackHands accelerates developer productivity via mentoring.
Ed is the founder of hack.summit(), the largest programmer conference (and the largest virtual conference) in history. He also founded the hack.pledge() movement.
Ed leads a syndicate of 100+ investors on AngelList and runs an Open Source syndicate as well.
Prior to this, he was founder & CEO of Ghostfire Games.
He also created the world’s largest Java community (450,000+ members), TheServerSide, and created international Java conferences. He wrote the book Mastering EJB.
Ed was founder & CEO of The Middleware Company, a Java training/consulting company, which he grew over 4 years then sold.