Vice President, Strategy Services
Devon works closely with Mashery customers advising them in all stages of their API lifecycle from program conception to platform launch. Prior to Mashery she was the Chief of Staff at TIBCO Software where she worked as a strategic advisor to the CEO in allaspects of the company from acquisitions, restructures, new product development, large-scale customer retention and events. Prior to TIBCO, she worked as an Innovation Manager at Monster Labs, the R&D arm of Monster.com, where she focused on market research analysis for new products and strategic investment as well as product management, public relations and managed all IP for Monster.com. Her time before that was spent at CapGemini where she worked in the Strategy & Transformation group consulting for Fortune 100 companies such as McDonalds, Ryder Logistics, Eli Lilly and many others. Devon graduated from Amherst College and is an East Coast transplant.
Director, Vertical Insights
At Mashery, Chuck specializes in bringing customers to market by leveraging his deep technical expertise and background in building platforms. Prior, he was Chief Platform Evangelist at Litl, Chuck managed a device-based platform and SDK that let developers build apps optimized for usability and the TV experience. While Director of Developer Platform at Ribbit, Chuck coded, deployed and evangelized Ribbit’s telephony platform to a community that grew to over 6,000 developers within its first year. As a direct result of this effort and innovation, Ribbit was acquired by BT for $105 million in July, 2008.
A graduate of Boston University’s College of Communication, Chuck loves engaging developers and has spoken at several conferences on Flash platform technologies. In the past few years he has appeared at Adobe MAX, FlashForward, MashupCamp, FITC (both in Toronto and Hollywood), Yahoo! Public Hack Day, Where 2.0, Apollo Camp, 360|Flex (Seattle, Atlanta and San Jose), Dreamforce, MIT EmTech and Ribbit’s own Developer Spawn Event. Chuck is a published author of Wrox Yahoo! Maps Mashups and Wrox’s Professional Flex 2. Chuck lives in Boston with his wife and two sons and is a Red Sox season ticket holder.
Director, Platform Strategy
Rob has more than 15 years of Web development experience, three years as an independent business owner and more than three years in business development and technical sales support. Prior to Mashery, he managed the API program for a popular email marketing and social media company serving small businesses. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of California at Berkeley.
When he’s not helping Mashery’s customers blow the doors off their API strategies, Rob can be found brewing beer, roasting coffee and resisting the urge to use his toddler son as a taste tester.
API Platform Analyst
Sasha conducts research and analysis of the API market for Mashery customers. She also focuses on partner mapping, as well as partner portal optimization. Prior to Mashery, Sasha worked at ZS Associates, a consulting firm specializing in sales, marketing and operations. While at ZS, Sasha spent time conducting quantitative and qualitative market research studies, and doing projects on sales force sizing and optimization. Prior to ZS, Sasha interned at OpenView Labs, the strategic and operational consulting arm of OpenView Venture Partners, where she helped streamline processes that identified potential prospects and conducted research for portfolio companies. Sasha is a graduate of Columbia University with a degree in Mathematics and Political Science.