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Andrew McIntosh

UI Developer @promisepay. Builds exciting products with strong outcomes. Start-up skill-set covering design, development & business. Bachelor of IT.

ID 85568

Fenn Bailey

Co-founder & architect of @adioso. Hacker. Traveler.

ID 234224

Ashley Davies

Founder/CEO of Tablo, writer, designer, front end developer.

ID 11657

Michael Shimmins

Founder and CEO of @lexim.

ID 202711

Jie Zhou

Front-end engineer @kinnek • Former tech attorney @fenwick-and-west with a penchant for coding • Studied at @yale-university, @university-of-california-berkeley

ID 49674

Vincent Brendel

Developer at @bugherd

ID 28889

Tom Howard

Co-founder, @adioso. Product-designer, recruiter, hacker, writer, traveller.

ID 59498

Glen Maddern

Founder of @goodfilms. Data-crunching, high-scaling background. Film-lover.

ID 68177

David Ng

Co-Founder of @openlabel • iOS/Android Dev at @tomtom-international • ASIC Design Engineer at @canon.

ID 100695

John Barton

Co-founded @goodfilms, former Dev Manager responsible for all @envato marketplaces.

ID 65687

Chris Rickard

Co-founder, thinker, & hacker at Setkick. Previously tech lead at @portable, speaker & judge at Hong Kong mobile film festival 2011.

ID 127068

Daniel Treacy

Co-founder of Good Call • Engineering at @wpp-group, @buzznumbers, and MLC (NAB) • Studied CompSci at @university-of-technology-sydney

ID 239384

Peter Murray

CTO and co-founder of; former Consultant Developer at ThoughtWorks

ID 235029

Wenpo Sun

Professional software engineer, artist and musician. Strong experience in game design, development and enterprise software. B.IT(Games & Graphics Programming)

ID 75927

Riley James

Rails & BizNiz. Currently API guy @xero

ID 94332

Kath S

Developer at @lexim.

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Ryan Zhou


Co-founder of CoinJar. Founder of NameTerrific. Casual investor.

ID 57029

Ivan Vanderbyl

CTO @app-io. Founded @crashlog & @testpilot • Worked at @orionvm

ID 111757

Andrew Armstrong

Founder @121cast | Experienced Software and Web Developer (mobile, front/back-end, servers), different, passionate, driven | Studied at @university-of-melbourne

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Edward Dowling

Founder & CEO @app-io. Always creating awesome products and teams that are never boring and always exciting.

ID 196542

Brian Tubergen


Venture Hacker @angellist. @princeton-university CS. Interned @facebook, @microsoft, Google Summer of Code.

ID 101986

Adam Neumann

Founder of @giftless, Co-founder of @indexmedia. Worked at @iris-data-services. 1st Class Honours in Comp Sci from UWA.

ID 139796

Caine Wanjau

Co-founder of FlashCast. Founder member of the *iHub_ Robotics Initiative, worked in Banking, studied at Strathmore University and Monash University

ID 321770

Ben Chan

CTO and co-founder Bigcolors • Worked at @eds, @capgemini-consulting

ID 397622


Co-founder Hello Code, freelance developer, built • Studied at @rmit-university

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Bao-Minh Tran-Vo

Passionate about sports and technology. Founder of @c8apps-1.

ID 431041

Doron Katz

Lead iOS | Web Developer @TheMediaArchitects, @UOW bInternet Science & Technology 2004, @CSU Master of Management, 2013, Gadget lover

ID 125310

Matt Devlin

Founder noWorriesHire; Started first Civil Construction Company 3 years ago. B.E. Civil Engineer. Strong industry background, 15 years plus.

ID 77971

Ray Hilton

Founder @wirestorm, @hood, @emit • Worked at @sensis, @australia-post, @smesh, @heyday • Studied at @university-college-london, @open-university-london

ID 495137

Keith Pitt

Founder, Buildbox • Worked at @pin-payments, @the-frontier-group @desks-near-me-1

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Luke Murray

Strong technical background, having built and supported many large projects. Great product mind and business background working with small, growing companies.

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Kevin Tatur

Research Physicist / Applied Physicist Excellent mathematical modeling skills and physics knowledge, working on advanced research projects in research centers and institutions. Major projects include the design and modeling of novel nanoscale devices and

ID 57299

James Giang

Co-founder at @venuemob and Lead Organiser at the @android-australia-user-group

ID 161898

Lachlan Donald

Web technologist, CTO of @99designs, San Francisco.

ID 120312

Peter Hare

Director at @beanhunter; 1st employee at; Developer.

ID 454855

Dan Harper

Digital product leader and strategist. Currently helping @promisepay build their first product.

ID 96586

Mat Holroyd

Lead engineer at @the-fetch and web developer experienced in search, virtual currencies, gaming, languages, travel and disruptive technologies. BEng (Software).

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Fred Wu

Development team lead at @locomote - Ruby, Rails, PHP, strong focus on UI and UX. A developer & designer hybrid.

ID 218708

Nick Jones

I edit text files to make computers do what I want

ID 65266

João Valente

Founder & CTO @outtrippin. Previously Tech-Lead at and Project Manager / Information Architect at Bridging the gap between computers and people.

ID 186479

Mark Angrish

Founder of @innerloop • Ex low latency algorithmic trading engineer (@deutsche-bank, @morgan-stanley, etc.) • Software Engineer (@university-of-melbourne-1)

ID 396944

Jesse Collis

Tech Lead at, iOS Developer @beanhunter and Sessional Lecturer at RMIT University

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Thomas Shaw

recruitment technology & online classifieds

ID 184587

John Ngo

Founder @small-epic. Believes in idealism, entrepreneurship, user experience, Ruby, and the ‘Greater Fool’.

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Michael Pearson

[email protected], founder of BipIO, distributed system specialist with an e-commerce background. I love complex systems and building product.

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Jerrold Poh

Cofounder and CTO of @coinjar

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Francis Go

Partner of Appdorable; Product at Pop Mimic; Business Graduate Student at AGSM.

ID 286060

Patrick Smith

Founder InfinityList – primary web designer and developer.

ID 213463

Rahul Jhaveri

Founder DiscoverMe - your episodes of talent

ID 254939

James Cole

PHP + CodeIgniter Developer. Lead Dev and part owner of Geotoko which was acquired by Hootsuite in 2011. Currently at InOutPut in Melbourne Australia.

ID 161216

Vaughn Hew

Co-Founder @whogotstuff. Developer (Elec Engineering, Comp Sci, Systems Engineering, Cyber Security). Street photography, Taichi, cooking.

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Craig Miller

Founder On The Door • Studied at @university-of-melbourne

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Nick Byrne

Founder of, heading to in May and looking for some awesome Ruby workplaces to join

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Jose Mendez

tech junkie. @melbourne

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Pawel Siedlak

Wroclaw University of Technology CS. Moved to Melbourne 2 years ago. Working as a software engineer at @papercloud.

ID 165191

David Micallef

Cofounder and Developer of StomachSmart; Studied at @swinburne-university Uni though still learning everyday.

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Robin Vessey

Founder @redgum-technologies Founder @advanced-publishing-systems Venture Developer, BAppSci(CSSE)

ID 299461

Richard Wilson

Founder of MathsPathway. Background in software entrepreneurship, IT and management consulting (LiTMUS Group), joined teaching via Teach for Australia.

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sachit malhotra

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Josh Stuart

Zoop Founder; former Web Team Lead and Web Strategist at Nitro PDF (Melb and San Francisco); Founded and built whilst in University

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John Uiterwyk

10+ years software dev experience. Successfully delivered more than 20 software products. Deep understanding of wide range of languages and technologies.

ID 199675

Anirudh Joshi

Studies at @university-of-melbourne

ID 177566

Ilavenil A

Founder @zaq, @Mobileroo, @Delux, @gtext

ID 279129

Grant Simonds

Founder MComms TV • Worked at @ericsson, @telstra

ID 168026


Developer with previous experience in java, ruby and now focussing primarily on iOS. 4 years corporate Agile experience, never worked at a startup.

ID 419234

Wil Pringle

Studied at RMIT, Full-stack jack of all trades, JS, Python, PHP, Java.

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Minh Nam Ngo

Studied at @monash-university

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Oliver Owens

I build things. Sometimes they don't break.

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Andrew Nolan

Computer Vision Software Engineer, worked on Medical Device and UAVs development

ID 376955

Charles Korn

Monash BEng / BSci with a interest in business, robotics and software.

ID 423401

Pan Demosthenous

Technologist, product creator, ex-BSkyB mobile and interactive

ID 109953

Christian Fagan

Web Design expert with a history of producing high quality digital products for large organisations in Australia.

ID 163133

Jia Rong

Founder TULIP Research Lab • Worked at @mibt & @deakin-university • PhD candidate @ @deakin-university

ID 268167

Andrew King

Back-end builder

ID 216835

Lyn Nagara

Web developer.,,

ID 392850

Shane O'Grady

UI Developer, AngularJS, RoR. Into startups & innovation. Worked for Accenture.

ID 497591

Jasvir Singh Cheema

Full stack developer and aspiring designer

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Harsain Singh


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Adrian Grayson-Widarsito

CTO and Founder at Yellloh. Science and Aerospace Engineering, programmer, nerd.

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Thomas Brophy

Co-founder @tiip. Software developer with diverse background - games, optimisation, mobile, BCS (Hons), M. Comp. Sci. (Melb).

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Yannis Kolovos

Ruby On Rails Developer

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Brian (Yeong Hoon) Kim

ID 219786

Fraser Perkins

Software engineer currently working with the .NET (C#) and monotouch on a variety of applications large and small. Loves Web/Mobile. See LinkedIn below.

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Adam Chrimes

Postdoc at RMIT, focus on nanotech-biosensors; Strong research and development background.

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Jonte de Zwart

16 year old internet entrepreneur.

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Sebastian Vetter

Worked at @tangentlabs, @university-of-koblenz-1 • Studied at @university-of-koblenz

ID 343624

Simon Wang

Worked at a Google Company - Motorola Mobility. Expert in IT system support for business separation and acquisition.

ID 319615

Mark Smithers

Highly experienced strategist, thinker, innovator and developer specializing in higher education technology.

ID 314208

Anmoldeep Gill

Developed php css html and mysql website for my final project using Object Oriented Technique

ID 418558

Adrian Kennedy

Full Stack Engineer. Former Artificial Intelligence Patent Examiner. Currency Trader. Computer Science and Mathematics BS.

ID 287099

Gursharan Singh

launched 2 android play store apps, made successful java applets for companies, some experience with matlab, quick learner, master of IT student at uni of melb

ID 306261

Shanila Ashraff

MSc Software Engineering @university of york, founder of tech startup, front-end developer, won 2nd place in HCI competition

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Bradley Curran

Mixes computers with science. A focus on mobile platforms.

ID 338477


Master in Computer sciences, worked at IBM, developed code in TSQL, VB.NET, ASP.NET, HTML, Javascript etc

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Bob Danani

High Performance Computing specialist (Software Engineer), top scholar, M.Sc in Computer Science, work at IBM Research Australia

ID 444145

Yaser Jarrar

Passionate developer add designer; Building mobile and web apps for 2 years now, co-founder of Grout.

ID 464550

Omar Gameel

enthusiastic developer with many contributions to to OSS

ID 250184

Alfie John

Perl Developer at FastMail.FM

ID 49264

Stephen McDonald

Founder @kouio

ID 295267

Kjdz Le

Phantom Web Developers for Businesses.

ID 419397

Brad Moore

Worked at @moodswing • Studied at @la-trobe-university

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Peter Williams

Founder @localz • Worked at @kpmg, @national-australia-bank

ID 395433

Reza Yousefzadeh

Senior Java Developer in Australia

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Sam Cambridge

Ruby on Rails developer, love startups. Currently travelling Australia. Worked at @loggable, @green-gorilla-apps

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James Stackhouse

I'm a designer, coder and maker. I combine a deep knowledge of the digital platforms I work on with multiple visual design disciplines.

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Christopher Hawkins

Analyst at @accenture and Co-founder of TGT Studios

ID 264880

Harpreet Atwal

IIT Guwahati - ECE, expert embedded software engineer

ID 449310

Rami Jarrar

Founder @grout-2. Experience building web & mobile applications.

ID 127598

Egor Pavlikhin

CEO at @bestla

ID 300864

Edouard Mainier

I am an experienced web developer. Thanks to a web application developer degree and some great experiences, I developed a wide range of technical skills.

ID 426372

Steve Papas

Senior Developer at Yellloh

ID 339183

Jordan Walsh

General IT Specialst, BA & Product Manager. Competent in everything from coding complex regex to writing new customer engagement methodologies.

ID 228031

Adam J Shaw

Experienced Project and Construction consultant specialist in supporting Financiers. Aid for any cost, risk and business case advisory work.

ID 83678

rifki fauzi

Freelance Ruby on rails developer. worked at Domikado, Kiranatama

ID 481968

Suiping Lu

Co-founder of Box Royale Melbourne; IT Master Degree; Ruby on Rails Developer.

ID 274408

Julien Viard

Technology focused recruitment consultant - working with innovation teams in large corporates, startups and product oriented agencies.

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Zuhair Naqvi

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Max Gershkovich

Developer specializing in C#, VB.NET, WCF, Android, Azure and just about everything else Microsoft related. Currently working in my secret bunker on my own startup.

ID 124871

Harley Alexander

I'm a front-end/product Designer & Developer that works closely with WordPress. I also do Branding, graphic & identity design.

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Kim Holland

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Ash Nilkanth

Founder of @hatchvid. Entrepreneur, programmer, realist, industry veteran, MIS.

ID 274236

Tyce Clee

Frontend Dev, currently freelance + contract. Worked with AusPost, IBM, Tweaky, Adioso

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Matt Delves

Developer, Operations guy, grumpy when code doesn't pass automated tests.

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