From Naples, FL - moved to Tallahassee to attend Florida State. Now living in Denver, CO.

A few random facts about me...

I am
  • the first son to Cuban immigrants
  • the founder of a software company
  • a dog person
  • a social butterfly
I've been
  • a fast food worker
  • a carpenter
  • a shoe salesman
  • a waiter
  • an a/v tech
I like
  • craft beer
  • Gin
  • BBQ
  • the Florida State Seminoles
  • hiking


I'm a software developer that's mostly into Python, Go, and Javascript. My favorite kinds of problems are scaling issues, and I find system schematics to be works of art.

I'm the founder of a small software development firm: Cuttlesoft.


  • Iterate towards perfection.
    Matt Might
  • Simplicity. Simplicity. Simplicity.
    Henry David Thoreau
  • Even a broken clock is right twice a day.
  • One accurate measurement is worth a thousand expert opinions.
    Grace Hopper
  • Everything that can be counted does not necessarily count; everything that counts cannot necessarily be counted.
    Albert Einstein

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