Founder & CEO of Crossover Co-founder & CEO of RideAustin
Started Crossover in 2014 and has grown it to be one of the largest online talent marketplaces spanning 108 countries. Crossover was founded on the belief that the best talent is truly spread all over the world - and assembling these all-stars into cloud teams enables companies to innovate at a significantly faster pace.
Andy is also the co-founder & CEO of a non-profit rideshare called RideAustin. RideAustin is the #1 rideshare in Austin and has completed over 1.4M rides since launch in May of 2016.
Previously, Andy spent 14 years running strategy at Intel Corporation and was also an advisor to the US White House on the future of jobs and engineering talent.
After the two largest global Ride Sharing companies Uber and Lyft departed from Austin Texas last year, I took the decision of creating a fully functioning local Ride Sharing service in 30 days with a global remote team. This is the story of what and how to do it, if you want to do it yourself. The pitfalls, all the data, the good the bad and the ugly side of a Ride Sharing app service.
How to work 100% in the cloud? Do remote standups sound strange? Well that is the future of work! Scrum in remote environments will increase with the amount of people working remotely. Do you want to find out how a global startup is using the latest technologies and the best people to do just that? This is the presentation for you.