Burdick has a been involved in internet start-ups and computer science since 1999. He grew up in the tech scene of Seattle and started his first internet business in high school. He attended Southern Methodist University using the money from his first internet start-up to pay his tuition. Burdick worked as a network engineer for VOIP company Advance Global Communications while in college. He then became the CTO of Audiolunchbox which was later sold. Burdick built his next venture, iSound.com, from the ground up into a lucrative business. In August of 2007 he was hired by E-Global Sports Network, Inc as CTO and is currently managing the creation their product.