David is an award-winning designer and interface developer. Before founding Resilient Coders, he was at PayPal, leading a cross-disciplinary team of designers and coders. They built first-to-market digital advertising concepts for brands like Starbucks, Coke, FedEx, and Pepsi. He helped set up PayPal’s startup incubator, Start Tank, and served as its UX subject matter expert. David believes in technology as an opportunity for real meritocracy. And he believes in the resilience of Boston’s youth.