Founder Social DNA, CPO Antengo, startup hands-on product leader, UX evangelist, USC alum
Many years in a product lead role, setting up agile dev processes, creating product UX, wireframing, and leading the dev process through a complete product life cycle.
Edward is a conscientious detail oriented engineer. He is an experienced System Engineer haveing worked in that capacity for several years on an advanced satellite program.
I highly commend Edward for his work at Just Gifts, LLC. He is running a very successful venture and has proven his general management skills. I would recommend Ed as a competent and reliable manager and/or business partner. He clearly has an entrepreneurial spirit, paired with creativity, drive and people skills.
I worked with Edward on many proposals and quotes both large and small. He was always very professional and would get to the point. Edward made sure the details were handled and the quotes got out.
Ed is natural entrepreneur, combining attention to detail with strategic vision. I thoroughly enjoyed working with him, and wouldn't hesitate to work with him again.
Ed is a capable, competent manager with very good technical and interpersonal skills. I was impressed by his analytical skills with regard to pricing and other decisions involving competitive situations. Ed also has excellent organizational skills and a very good ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Ed is an experienced and well-prepared professional. As a CPO, he strives to understand how the product affects all aspects of the user experience. He's thoughtful in his approach and communicates his ideas clearly.
Immediately upon taking over the Managing Director position at Game Garden, Edward has proven to be an effective, responsible, and detail-oriented leader. In an extremely short timespan, he successfully resolved many operational issues and problems lingering over time, and set up and optimized key operational processes going forward.
From our days at USC, and until my current involvement with Ed's latest high-tech startup, I have seen Ed's growth as he has utilized his determination and solid ethical values to become an effective leader and a true visionary. At his latest project, DNA.DO, he has worked tirelessly and against all odds to assemble a stellar team of technical professionals and deliver a cutting-edge solution for social influence measurement.
I had the good fortune of working with Ed in transfer orbit mission operations for several comm sats. I was a newer member of the team and greatly benefitted from his easy approachability and clear explanations about our many responsibilities. He was level-headed in any situation and helped make the highly variable environment an enjoyable place to work.
I had the opportunity to work with Edward in Social IQ Inc, where he held the position of Director of Marketing and Product Development. Edward brought a refreshing breeze to our teams with his enthusiasm and passion for the products we developed. Resourceful, and devoted to his mission, he successfully led several marketing campaigns that opened precious perspectives for the company's products. I appreciated working with Edward both for his professional and inter-personal qualities. I would recommend him for any position that requires quick adaptation, and tangible output.
Ed is very creative and highly experienced in business and small business management. As co-owner of an independent bookstore, I have often relied on his expertise. Ed's innovative ideas and "out of the box" thinking have resulted in improved customer relations and new product concepts.
Ed has an innate ability to understand the big picture and construct achievable goals. When faced with a major business decision, I often consult with Ed for a realistic view of my choices.
I would highly recommend Ed for any business management and/or marketing position.