Detailed Description


Faruk Ateş is the founder of four53, a small startup based in San Francisco and Vancouver. Four53 makes web applications and software, and their first product is Presentate.

Previously he was a Product Designer at Apture, since acquired by Google. Ateş also runs Modernizr, an open-source JavaScript library aimed at helping developers get started with HTML5 and CSS3.

For 2006-2009 Ateş worked at Apple, helping to bring the Apple Online Store up to speed with modern web standards and accessible practices.

Before Apple, Ateş worked as a content management systems developer and designer at a web hosting agency in Leiden, The Netherlands.

Experience (4)

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    Apr, 2012
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    Product Designer
    Mar 22, 2011 - Nov, 2011
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    Sr. UI Engineer
    Apr 1, 2008 - Jun 19, 2009
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    Front-end Developer
    Jun 19, 2006 - Apr 1, 2008