Made Up Name is run by Philip Yurchuk, a software veteran and development community organizer with over two decades of experience. He has led the development of numerous software projects, from conception to production, for NASA, Boeing, Toyota, POSO Media, several international retailers, and various startups (including one of his own). He is a regular speaker on programmer productivity and tech hiring. He has a BSCS from RPI and is the organizer of the Orange County Java User Group and the SoCal Tech Interview meetup.