Ed has 12 years of experience running startups. His expertise is in marketing, sales, leadership, and software development.
He is an angel investor that leads syndicates of investors into startup deals. He’s ranked 9.9/10 on AngelList with over 2200 investors/entrepreurs who follow him.
He was founder & CEO of Ghostfire Games. Their game Rage of the Gladiator won critical acclaim as a top-rated Wii title. It’s available on Nintendo 3DS, Android, and won a game-of-the-year award for iPhone/iPad.
Prior to this, he was founder & CEO of The Middleware Company, a Java training/consulting company, which he grew over 4 years then sold.
He created the world’s largest Java developer community (450,000+ members), TheServerSide.com where he also created international Java conferences. He wrote Mastering Enterprise JavaBeans, a critically acclaimed book.