Witnessing the difficulty of providing timings and posting results in cross-country skiing and biking races he participates in, Mr Suomalainen saw an opportunity to help both organizers and racers alike with a simple tool to replace the pen & paper method still in use at most recreational races today. Vesa's background includes a 12-year career at Microsoft Corp where he founded the Microsoft Host Integration Server product unit and lead its rise to a $100M/year business as General Manager. Most recently he spent 4.5 years as the CTO of the ad-supported music downloading site SpiralFrog. A native of Finland, Vesa holds a B.S. in Computer Engineering from University of New Mexico, attended on a cross-country skiing scholarship.
Recognizing the critical importance of top-quality design & graphics for both the iPhone application and the company's web site, the company was pleased to welcome Mr. Borth as one of its founding members. Jim has played a key design role at several popular sites, including Maxim.com, Brides.com and SpiralFrog.com. On his spare time, he enjoys hiking, skiing and golf. Born in Connecticut, Jim earned his B.A. degree in Graphic Design from Virginia Tech.
VP, Information Technology
An early fan of the iPhone, Brad provided the spark that helped form Webscorer. An avid sportsman, Brad plays softball and hockey and races mountain bikes and saw an obvious need to improve score keeping for all his sports. Brad is a 13-year veteran of Microsoft Corp. where he's worked on all versions of Windows dating back to Windows 95. He also spent 3 years at SpiralFrog, designed and operated a data center capable of handling up to 30 million monthly visitors. Hailing from Alaska, Brad holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Alaska-Fairbanks.
VP, App Development
With a passion for quality software done properly from the start, Mr Koskinen was eager to join Webscorer from day one. Antero spent 13 years at Microsoft Corp. as a senior developer in the Microsoft Host Integration Server and Visual Studio development teams. After leaving Microsoft, he joined SpiralFrog as the chief architect and lead the development of the 280,000 lines of code for the site over 4.5 years. A native of Finland, Antero holds a M.S. in Computer Science from the Helsinki University of Technology.
VP, Web Development
With a belief that software should perform well in addition to being engaging and easy to use, Mr. Rawas was thrilled at the opportunity to join the Webscorer team. Henry spent the previous 15 years at Microsoft where he worked on the Host Integration Server and several versions of Windows. On his days off, Henry enjoys playing tennis, cycling, and relaxing with his family. Henry grew up in Canada and has a Master's degree in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo.