Ross profile

Never opinionated. Slightly hilarious. Always politically correct. Serial consumer of burritos. Competitive paintballer. I am a 23 year old entrepeneur living in the Silicon Valley changing the ways startups start up.

  • I'm an Engineer. Here's how to hire me.

    May 19, 2014

    Everybody is hiring engineers. Your startup and the tech giants are all competing for top tier talent. We see many startups struggle with hiring great engineers to join their small team. If I were on the market today, here's how you could hire me.

  • 48 Hours, 80 pounds of Chipotle, and 12 Bitcoin Projects

    May 07, 2014

    After 48 hours, 250 RedBulls, 80 pounds of Chipotle, and 13 pizzas the Boost Bitcoin Hackathon produced 12 physical and digital Bitcoin projects. Sporting "I am Satoshi" t-shirts all weekend, hackers sidelined sleep in preference of building the...

  • Balancing Work with Studies

    October 01, 2013

    Enough sleep, good grades, a social life, and an awesome startup job. Pick all of them.

  • Builder's Music

    September 13, 2013

    Music is essential to the build cycle of any project or business. Check out what Boostians and I listen to during different stages of a project!

  • Launch Already!

    August 22, 2013

    Not launching a product can have a lot of negative effects on a company and its direction.

  • Wiring In: How to be productive between 9 and 5

    August 05, 2013

    If you ask people where they would want to go to really get some work done, most people won't say the office. Working 9-5 can be impossible with interruptions, here's how I've been able to work around it.