Michael Frederick

Premium

Boulder, Colorado, US

Loves to build impactful software products!
Michael's Skills
Software Development
Product Management
Programming
Operations
Finance
Fundraising
Growth
Management
Strategy
Technical
Background

Startup Experience

Founded 1 startup

About Michael

Michael is an experienced product leader with a background in engineering and data-driven product development for the web and mobile platforms. He loves solving new and challenging problems. In addition to running a few companies of his own, he has worked for and with numerous startups throughout his career and has led 15+ person product development teams during that time. He also likes to play golf, tennis, hike, and snowboard.

Quote

Sell, then build. - Me

Work Experience

Senior Director, Product

Gust Launch

December 2012 - Today

https://gust.com/launch/

Founder

Frederick Development

December 2010 - December 2012

Founded a software consultancy that worked with startups to help define and get a minimal viable product to market.

Lead Engineer & Product Manager

Hardin Design & Development

January 2010 - January 2012

Michael worked for a boutique software development firm out of Madison, Wisconsin where he focused on both project management and engineering of mobile, desktop, and web applications. He worked on software for many fortune 500 companies, including AT&T, UPS, Pepsi, IBM, FedEx, and Johnson & Johnson. He focused on iOS, Android, Ruby on Rails, PHP, C#, Flex, and JavaScript.

CEO

Wiscnotes, Inc.

January 2006 - January 2009

Michael founded Wiscnotes, Inc., a web platform that allowed to buy and sell study materials for their classes.

Co-Founder

True Graphic, LLC

January 2004 - January 2006

Michael co-founded a small software & design company. True Graphic built websites and designed web and print materials for small businesses. Michael helped develop business relationships and design and build websites for clients.

Education

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Computer Science

2006 - 2010

University of Wisconsin - Madison

Economics

2006 - 2010