I had absolutely zero hackathon experience when I agreed to attend the North Dallas Startup Weekend July 17-19 at North Dallas Coworking (nōd). What I did have was experience working for a startup and lots of coding experience. I thought a hackathon would be…
Mathew Gardner is a full stack web and mobile developer who is passionate about good software design, extension, re-use and general best practices. He is a graduate from the University of North Texas where he studied Computer Science. While completing his studies, he would work on many side projects in order to continue learning new technologies.
Before Dialexa, Mathew worked for a startup and built products in iOS, Android, Ruby on Rails and AngularJS. Since joining Dialexa as a Solutions Engineer, he has built robust apps and APIs utilizing the iOS, Android and Node platforms and actively participates in software architectural discussions with his workmates.
After hours, if he’s not reading or researching ideas for a new personal project, Mathew enjoys working on his backlog of side projects in order to gain better understanding of other languages and platforms to further his goal of being a polyglot developer.