Work hard, think smart, achieve excellence, team up, create value, compete to win, have fun.
Experience developing on high-traffic web services, including:
I'm always interested in mixing up my toolbox, but most familiar with:
(founding organizer) We have a very small bi-weekly lunch meetup and a slightly larger bi-weekly dinner event. The "frequent meetups in small batches" format was originally an MVP "flaw" that turned out to be a feature.
(a founding organizer) Lean Startup Machine is a competitive three-day workshop where you learn how to apply Lean Startup methods in the real world.
(original founder) Tokyo On Rails was the first active Meetup community for Rails developers in Tokyo. Credit to @tapster for taking over and making Tokyo Rails one of the most popular meetups in Tokyo.
I've been practicing the cultivation and art of bonsai in Japan for over 4 years. Have a look at my trees on Trello: