Jes Lefcourt has been working in software engineering and management for 15 years, during which time he has led and implemented numerous high-availability, highly-scalable Web 2.0 application projects inside of both large enterprises and early-stage start-ups.
Prior to Verical, he worked at Laszlo Systems, where he led many projects for Fortune 100 companies to create custom web applications that were at the forefront of web design and technology, and were deployed to tens of millions of users. His background also includes extensive experience in software development and architecture at Sun Microsystems, and numerical analysis and modeling of launch vehicles at Lockheed Martin.
Jes holds a BS in Applied Mathematics from the University of Colorado at Boulder where he graduated as valedictorian of his class.
BS, Applied Mathematics