About

Kevin is an entrepreneur with a background in math and computer science. His most recent venture, with cofounder Kyle Hickinson, was a touch spreadsheet called Permanent. Permanent was ranked the #1 Business app in 14 countries and #2 in the U.S.

His iOS app Umbrella appeared in six Apple commercials during the iPhone 3GS campaign. His app BarSlot reached #2 in the Navigation category.

Kevin previously worked as an original member of the search team at Etsy, building features like their category search and search autosuggest. Etsy is currently a top 50 US site serving over 1B pageviews/month.

Prior to working at Etsy, Kevin worked in electronic trading at Merrill Lynch and Cantor Fitzgerald. There he learned to program in K. Kevin now leads the open-source K project Kona.

He has $3.20 in Knuth checks (get one). He has a B.S. in math & a B.A. in English from UF, and an M.S. in computer science from NYU.

You can find Kevin's email by running git log on any of his GitHub projects.

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