OUR TEAM

Amir Rubin - Co-Founder & President

Amir Rubin

Co-Founder & President
Amir graduated from the University of Florida in 2003 as a computer engineer. Since then he has helped build many companies in the field. After graduation, he co-founded Prioria Robotics and worked as the lead engineer on more than a dozen embedded systems projects. From 2009 to 2010, Amir worked as a consultant and developed a prototype stereo-vision system for weighing cattle based only on imagery (for which he holds a patent). In 2011, he joined Shadow Health as employee No. 1 where he handled full-stack dev for v1.0 of Shadow Health's Learning Management System, built and led their development team, and was a major driver in helping the company launch v1.0 of its groundbreaking healthcare-education 3D-simulation product. Paracosm sits at the intersection of Amir’s signal processing, stereo vision, and web-delivered 3D simulation experiences. In his spare time, he's hanging out with his cats, coaching the University of Florida's fencing team, or mentoring young entrepreneurs.
Ian Taylor - Co-Founder & Senior Engineer

Ian Taylor

Co-Founder & Senior Engineer
Ian is a software engineer, entrepreneur and a community organizer. He started dabbling with computers at an early age, first the vic20, then the Amiga. By middle school, he was using Linux full-time and began teaching himself C. He studied computer science at the University of Arkansas and furthered his study at the University of Florida. Over the years, he's developed software in a variety of languages, his favorite being Haskell. Much of the developed software was within the realms of unix, networking, security, parallel-processing, graphics, sound and finance. In 2009, he co-founded Gainesville Hackerspace, which now has more than 40 members and a location in downtown Gainesville. He’s most always wearing a black hoodie and sunglasses and no one really understands why. He’s just cool like that.

Quinn Martin

Technical Lead

DR. DANIEL GUTIERREZ

Computer Vision Engineer

BEN KLEIN

Senior Software Engineer

Nick Tardif

Software Engineer

Issa Malke

Software/Hardware Engineer

Jed Adams

Senior Engineer

SERGEY CHECHKIN

Computer Vision Engineer

DR. DELIANG YE

Computer Vision Engineer

ZHENG CAO

Computer Vision Engineer

DUNCAN MARTEL

Jr. 3D/Unity Developer

J. SCOTT WHEELER

Mechanical & Product Engineer

CONWAY CARTER

Industrial Design Engineer

GANNON WILDER

Business Development Lead

JULIE MATHENEY

Marketing Manager

EMILY SPARR

Customer Experience Lead

STERLING STOKES

Front-end Web Developer

NINA YAGUAL

Office Manager

KELSEY NAYLOR

Customer Success Lead

Philip Hall

Sales Development

Shout-outs

Researchers, advisors, former Keets & friends -- thanks for being a part of our journey!
Brian Lewis
Christian von Kleist
Preston Mueller
Dr. Jason Yu-Tseh Chi
Effie von Kleist
Dr. Karl Dockendorf
Michael Leone
Monica Miller
Dr. Dorian Galvéz-Lopéz
Anna Williams
Eder Santana
Quincy Liu
Tom Kurke
Dr. Jose Principe
Mike Dawson
Jamie Grooms
Chao Wang
Serdar Ayaz
Andrew Silver
Dr. Xiaohu Guo
Chase Cobb
Sean Priddy
Jim Lilkendey
Andrae Kirkland
Fangyuan Jiang
Zach Goins
Amanda McIntosh
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