Alex

Alex Payne

West Hills

Co-founder and CTO of BankSimple. Programmer, writer, secular humanist, beverage enthusiast. Former Twitter Platform Lead.

Technologies

ruby, Scala, Clojure, Riak, jvm, haskell

Companies

Groups

  • PDXScala

    Scala in the lovely Pacific NW (Portland, Oregon, to be precise)

  • Pdx_func

    Portland Functional Programming Study Group

    pdxfunc is a study/user group exploring functional programming in Portland, Oregon. The group welcomes programmers with any level of experience or interest in any functional language, including Haskell, Lisp, OCaml, and others.

  • Pdxdevops

    Portland DevOps User Group

    pdxdevops is a Portland, Oregon user group that explores the glorious intersection of software development and systems operations, and shares practical advice on working effectively in an era of agile infrastructure, server automation and cloud computing.

  • Global_12638840

    PDX Lean Startup Circle

    The number one reason that Startups fail is lack of customers (~90%), not product development failure (~10%). The Lean Startup is an approach that attempts to acknowledge this and create startup success. We are PDX startup entrepreneurs who are passionate about developing customers and markets for our products in a disciplined, iterative, and...

  • Global_19375212

    Startup Weekend Portland

    Startup Weekend is an intense 54 hour event which focuses on building a website or mobile application which could form the basis of a credible business over the course of a weekend. The weekend brings together people with different skill sets - primarily software developers, graphics designers and business people - to build applications and deve...

  • Amazon_aws_logo

    Portland AWS Users

    The Portland Amazon Web Services users group. This is a member driven content and advice sharing group with the intention of expanding the knowledge and experience of all involved.