Scott Lake – Founder / CEO
Scott has been leading software companies for the past decade. He was a founder and the CEO of Shopify.com, one of the largest hosted e-commerce apps on the Web. He also founded one of the first social media marketing firms, ThinkSM. Scott was also VP of Technical Services at Tomoye Corporation, where he helped implement online communities at some of the largest organizations in the world, including Lockheed Martin, John Deere, the G8 and the US Army. In past lives, he’s worked as a bike messenger, a university lecturer, and a driver at NATO. Scott also has a PhD.
Craig Fitzpatrick – Vice President of Products
At 9 years old, Craig became obsessed with software and started writing his own before switching to the dark-side (management) over 14 years ago, when he began leading software teams. In more recent times, Craig was the CEO of Devshop.com, a game-changing project management application for software developers. Source Metrics is the 6th software company that has considered Craig one of its fearless leaders.
Greg Evans – VP, Sales
Greg’s door knocking has taken him across town and the pond, to work with leading global brands such as Accenture, Cognizant, IBM, NCO, Genpact and Intel. When knot knocking door-to-door, Greg is busy instilling a healthy passion for skiing and mounting biking in his son, and has been known to listen to Indie Canadian Alt-bands between U2 studio releases.
Carolynn Lacasse – Director of Marketing
Carolynn is a people person. She makes sure that our community of users has a direct link back to the mother ship – helping with questions, collecting feedback and feature ideas. All this while helping the company run like a well oiled machine. Carolynn also generates much of Source Metric’s social media propaganda – err, content. ;)
Henry Brown – Sales
Born and raised in Ottawa, Henry is the sales guy at Source Metrics. A rec league veteran, you can often find him on one of many sporting pitches – be it a hockey arena, soccer field, dodgeball gymnasium or baseball diamond. In his spare time he likes to advocate Canadian bands, mix delicious Caesars and travel the planet.
Mike Grouchy – Software Developer
Mike is responsible for making sure that everything works at Source Metrics. He is one of the brains that implements Scott and Craig’s vision. He hails from St. John’s, Newfoundland. As a teenager, he ran one of the largest Metallica fan sites, something he has been trying to live down ever since. Mike often contributes to open source projects and is one of the curators for Pycoders Weekly, a weekly newsletter about Python.
Pycoders Weekly: www.pycoders.com
Mahdi Yusuf – Software Developer
At heart, Mahdi is a passionate developer who enjoys solving challenging problems. Previously he worked for a security software firm and now he ensures all the backend machinery at Source Metrics is running smoothly. In his spare time he enjoys traditional sports such as ultimate and dodgeball. You can keep apprised of his latest thoughts and open source projects on his popular blog, or sign up for his weekly newsletter Pycoder’s Weekly too.
James Taylor – SEO Consultant
James Taylor is our go-to guy for all things SEO. Although he may not have the singing voice of his famous namesake, he does have over a decade of experience in the field of internet marketing and sales, working with a variety of companies and clients large and small. He is the owner and chief consultant for Samurai Marketing with a mission of helping quality organizations become more searchable on the web. Sensei James is a 4th degree black belt in full-contact karate (shorinjiryu) with 20 years experience in various martial arts… which he is now (trying) to instill in his young daughter, between trips to the park and the pool.