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Gene Ragan

Entrepreneur • Advisor Greater Seattle Area, US

Founder, Caring Labs.

Founder, Caring Labs.

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Primary Skillsets

  • Mobile Engineering
  • Full Stack Engineering
  • Other Engineering
  • Product
I have an idea I'm commited to
Immediately

Primary Cofounder Skillsets

  • • Mobile Engineering
  • • Full Stack Engineering
  • • Other Engineering
  • • Product

Involved In

Founder

Semitone
Caring Labs
Ptch/DWA Investments
Mediapede
SolidState

Positions

Founder Semitone January 2016 - present
Software Development Engineer Amazon March 2015 - March 2016
Founder Caring Labs 2013 - 2016
Principal Engineer DreamWorks Animation 2006 - August 2012
CTO FocusMotion November 2013 - December 2014
VP Mobile TopLine Game Labs TopLine Game Labs May 2013 - November 2013
Head of Product and Co-Founder Ptch/DWA Investments June 2011 - May 2013
Senior Software Engineer Apple Computer May 2001 - November 2006
Senior Software Engineer Eazel October 1999 - May 2001
Software Engineer Be Inc 1998 - 1998
Founder/CTO Mediapede January 1997 - November 1999
VP Engineering/President Passport Designs January 1995 - March 1997
Founder/CTO SolidState January 1993 - January 1995
Software Engineer/Technical Director Creative Multimedia July 1990 - January 1993

Education

Thomas Edison State University Liberal Arts, Computer Science 2006 - 2013
Seattle Pacific University Political Science 1986 - 1990
Prairie High School 1982 - 1986

Interested In

Cofounder With
  • • Growth
Advisor With
  • • IOS
  • • Customer Acquisition
  • • Marketing
  • • Project management
  • • Linux
  • • Growth
  • • Android
  • • Product management
  • • Wearable technology
  • • Video
  • • Business Development
  • • Agile
  • • Apple
  • • Audio
  • • Brand Development
  • • Business Strategy
  • • Mobile Apps
  • • Team Building
  • • User Experience Design
Markets of Interest
  • • Media
  • • Music
  • • Productivity Tools
  • • Social Impact
  • • Education
  • • Mobile
  • • Wearable Tech
  • • Photos
  • • Video
  • • Higher Education
  • • Teacher training
  • • Lifelong Learning (outside of school)

You Should Know About Me

Key Strengths

Linux • Computer Graphics • User Interface Design • Objective-C

Key Accomplishments

Not completed yet

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David Geller
We worked together  •  Broadband Partnership Manager, Yahoo. University of Michigan grad.
Gene is an incredibly talented and creative engineer who works tirelessly when he has a goal. His technical abilities are matched by his ta ... lent to lead both interaction and visual design. He understands cross platform development and is unafraid to push the envelope in order to produce ground breaking results. Gene is a great collaborator who inspires the people around him to perform at a high level.
Michael Hoover
We worked together  •  General Manager, Cakewalk, Gibson Brands, Inc.. San Francisco State grad.
He's successfully developed new technology and sold it, he's worked for great companies, and he has no fear about starting new projects.