Made Up Name is run by Philip Yurchuk, a software veteran and development community organizer with over two decades of experience. He has worked or consulted for JPL (NASA/Caltech), Boeing, Toyota, La Jolla Group, POSO Media, and various other online retailers and startups (including one of his own). He has a BSCS from RPI, learned 15 programming languages, and is the organizer of the Orange County Java User Group and the Tech Interview meetup.