Richard was previously the chief technology officer at Mocavo.com, a venture-backed and exited family history company in Boulder, CO. They are graduates of the Techstars class of 2011.
His areas of expertise include software development in PHP and Ruby on Rails, system operations and DevOps culture, distributed web applications, and development process improvement.
He has co-authored and edited two books on PHP, and has spoken at technical conferences.
He has been quoted and mentioned on Wired.com, InformationWeek.com, Lifehacker.com, Entrepreneur.com, Seth Godin’s blog, and Smashing Magazine. He is the author of a popular WordPress plugin called What Would Seth Godin Do.