Who is Brian Thompson? Described as a "whiz kid" he's just another guy out there who writes code, manages infrastructure, and leads teams of people to success. Brian's currently serves as the Director of Web Engineering at Mindgrub Technologies in Baltimore where he overseas the web engineering team, a team that has doubled in size under his directorship.
Using leadership skills learned over the past 12+ years, Brian can turn any team into a high-performance team. Brian subscribes to the 2 pizza rule (also referred to as the "8 is great" rule), Brian builds self-organizing teams and empowers them to do their very best without the need for micromanagement.
In his downtime Brian frequently goes camping and hiking where he disconnects from technology as much as possible. He also is a frequent baker and is slowly amassing a fan club of sweet followers.