Person Overview

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Primary:
Director, Platform Strategy at Mashery
Past:
Director of Developer Platform at Ribbit, Sr. Platform Engineer at Yahoo!, See All (7)
Education:
Boston University

Description

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Charles (Chuck) Freedman is a developer platform architect and leader. Director of Developer Platform at Ribbit, Chuck coded, deployed and evangelized Ribbit's telephony platform to a community that grew to over 6,000 developers within its first year. As a direct result of this effort and innovation, Ribbit was acquired by BT for $105 million in July, 2008.

A graduate of Boston University's College of Communication, Chuck loves engaging developers and has spoken at several conferences on Ribbit and Flash platform technologies. In the past few years he has appeared at Adobe MAX, FlashForward, MashupCamp, FITC (both in Toronto and Hollywood), Yahoo! Public Hack Day, Where 2.0, Apollo Camp, 360|Flex (Seattle, Atlanta and San Jose), Dreamforce, MIT EmTech and Ribbit's own Developer Spawn Event. Chuck was invited back to Boston University in April 2007 and proudly conducted a lecture to students and faculty... See More

Experience (9)

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    Ribbit

    Director of Developer Platform
    Apr, 2007 - Nov, 2009
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    Yahoo!

    Sr. Platform Engineer
    Nov, 2005 - Apr, 2007
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    Yahoo!

    Maps Sr. Flash Developer
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    eBay

    Consultant
    Jul, 2005 - Oct, 2005
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    Xplana

    Director, RIA Development
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    Mashery

    Director, Platform Strategy
    2012
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    Fidelity Investments

    Sr. Software Engineer
    2005 - Jan, 2005
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    Beaumonde

    Operations Manager
    2000 - Jan, 2005
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    litl

    Chief Platform Evangelist, Product Manager
    2009 - Jan, 2012

Education (1)

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