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Our story

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VentureDevs aims to be a long-term tech partner, not simply a service provider. Whether we're consulting for a corporation or managing a startup's tech team, we're business builders at heart, and that's how we approach our work.

Joe Gardner

Our CTO, 8 years in game during which he developed 30+ systems

Wojtek Sobczuk

Our CTO, 8 years in game during which he developed 30+ systems

Joe Gardner and Wojtek Sobczuk

Our special sauce

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We've built software companies, worked at and with VCs, and consulted for startups and corporations. We know the pitfalls of current tech options first hand. This experience fuels our approach to software development and team augmentation, helping your business grow faster, smarter, and more easily.

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Skills and Experience

Our tried-and-tested recruiting process brings on top tech talent guided by our executive team.

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Absolute transparency

We create systems of project management that ensure your complete, ongoing oversight.

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Flexible and open communication

Our team follows Agile frameworks and encourages constant, honest communiecation between project stakeholders.

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Team and values fit

We're dedicated to companies we partner with, so we heavily vet potential projects before signing on.

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Growth resources

The companies we work with have access to our extensive investor and operational partner network.

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Skills and Experience

Our tried-and-tested recruiting process brings on top tech talent guided by our executive team.

03 eye looking

Absolute transparency

We create systems of project management that ensure your complete, ongoing oversight.

02 mailbox tray

Flexible and open communication

Our team follows Agile frameworks and encourages constant, honest communiecation between project stakeholders.

29 mind games

Team and values fit

We're dedicated to companies we partner with, so we heavily vet potential projects before signing on.

08 growing business

Growth resources

The companies we work with have access to our extensive investor and operational partner network.

Our Leadership Team

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Joe Gardner

Co-founder, CEO Los Angeles

Joe sold his first startup before the age of 30 and has been investing in, advising for and building startups ever since. Joe’s passion lies in connecting people on both sides of technology and business to turn innovative startups into great companies. Outside of building companies, Joe is dedicated to helping families affected by autism through his charitable efforts.

Wojciech Sobczuk

Co-founder, CTO Warsaw

Entrepreneur and lifelong hacker, Wojtek is an expert in over 15 programming languages and can bring an idea to life in only a few days. Wojtek’s experience as a founder and developer spans 18 years and includes his building the largest Polish social network (pre-Facebook). When Wojtek isn’t building up his next idea, he is playing video games with his two sons.

Isabelle Markert

Chief of Staff Los Angeles

Isabelle brings an anthropological approach to marketing. Before helping launch VentureDevs, she started and led the email marketing program for Represent, Inc and has been consulting on content and digital strategy within startups for going on 3 years. When she isn’t strategizing, she’s writing poems, playing with dogs or exploring the SoCal wilderness.

Patrick Gajda

Board member Luxembourg

Years of experience in management, investments, restructuring and modernization of enterprises through new technologies. Member of the EBAN. Since 2014 active entrepreneur and investor in space startups, fintech, IT, cybersecurity. Board member of Venture Devs and founder of Indicium.Space and SC Space&Data Inc.

Bartek Witt

VP of Technology Poznań

Bartek is a Certified Scrum Master and experienced Product Owner. He has built, worked with and managed many remote and co-located teams across Europe, USA, and India, turning ideas and projects at various stages into value. Problem solving and maintaining a team oriented approach at work allows him to cooperate with clients at the highest level. In his free time he enjoys backcountry skiing, climbing and astrophysics.

Jessie Pajo

Head of Customer Success Los Angeles

Jessie has been leading Client Relations teams in the software industry for the past 5+ years, and is also a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO). She focuses on creating amazing client experiences, which include seamless communication between business and tech teams. Outside of the office, Jessie is usually hiking, training in Krav Maga, or planning her next trip to her hometown, Hawaii.

Tomasz Kuczmarski

AI, Data Science Advisor Poznań

Tomasz is an expert python developer with a Masters degree in linguistics, so his speciality is ML/NLP (AI for all you non-tech folk). Tomek’s background includes working at Samsung’s Research and Dev Center in AI and he is an active international lecturer on ML/NLP. His main passion aside from new technologies is in Chinese culture, and he is fluent in Mandarin.

Anna Andrałojć

VP of HR Poznań

Anna started her career working in law and marketing, but she soon realized her passion lies in working with people, which led to her joining VentureDevs. Anna studied at Universities in Poland, Italy, and Hungary, which is where she advanced her experience and desire to work with multicultural and international team engagement and management. Outside of VentureDevs, Anna is passionate about dietetics and sports; she is an avid triathlete and hopes to one day race in the Ironman World Championship.

Daniel Lennon

Investment Advisor Los Angeles

Dan is a former US Navy Pilot, Wharton MBA graduate and Structure VC Principal. At VentureDevs, he vets potential projects and provides fundraising and business advice to our startup-stage Clients. Outside of VentureDevs, Dan is an avid surfer and heavily involved in the LA startup community in founder, product and advisor roles.

Joe Gardner

Co-founder, CEO Los Angeles

Joe sold his first startup before the age of 30 and has been investing in, advising for and building startups ever since. Joe’s passion lies in connecting people on both sides of technology and business to turn innovative startups into great companies. Joe’s passion outside of building companies is traveling the world and helping families affected by autism through his charitable efforts.

Wojciech Sobczuk

Co-founder, CTO Warsaw

Entrepreneur and lifelong hacker, Wojtek is an expert in over 15 programming languages and can bring an idea to life in only a few days. Wojtek’s experience as a founder and developer spans 18 years and includes his building the largest Polish social network (pre-Facebook). When Wojtek isn’t building up his next idea, he is playing video games with his two sons.

Isabelle Markert

Chief of Staff Los Angeles

Isabelle brings an anthropological approach to marketing. Before helping launch VentureDevs, she started and led the email marketing program for Represent, Inc and has been consulting on content and digital strategy within startups for going on 3 years. When she isn’t strategizing, she’s writing poems, playing with dogs or exploring the SoCal wilderness.

Patrick Gajda

Board member Luxembourg

Years of experience in management, investments, restructuring and modernization of enterprises through new technologies. Member of the EBAN. Since 2014 active entrepreneur and investor in space startups, fintech, IT, cybersecurity. Board member of Venture Devs and founder of Indicium.Space and SC Space&Data Inc.

Bartek Witt

VP of Technology Poznań

Bartek is a Certified Scrum Master and experienced Product Owner. He has built, worked with and managed many remote and co-located teams across Europe, USA, and India, turning ideas and projects at various stages into value. Problem solving and maintaining a team oriented approach at work allows him to cooperate with clients at the highest level. In his free time he enjoys backcountry skiing, climbing and astrophysics.

Jessie Pajo

Head of Customer Success Los Angeles

Jessie has been leading Client Relations teams in the software industry for the past 5+ years, and is also a Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO). She focuses on creating amazing client experiences, which include seamless communication between business and tech teams. Outside of the office, Jessie is usually hiking, training in Krav Maga, or planning her next trip to her hometown, Hawaii.

Tomasz Kuczmarski

AI, Data Science Advisor Poznań

Tomasz is an expert python developer with a Masters degree in linguistics, so his speciality is ML/NLP (AI for all you non-tech folk). He worked at Samsung’s Research and Dev Center in AI and is an international lecturer on ML/NLP. His main passion outside of new technologies is for Chinese culture, and he is fluent in Mandarin.

Anna Andrałojć

VP of HR Poznań

Anna started her career working in law and marketing, but she soon realized her passion lies in working with people, which led to her joining VentureDevs. Anna studied at Universities in Poland, Italy, and Hungary, which is where she advanced her experience and desire to work with multicultural and international team engagement and management. Outside of VentureDevs, Anna is passionate about dietetics and sports; she is an avid triathlete and hopes to one day race in the Ironman World Championship.

Daniel Lennon

Investment Advisor Los Angeles

Dan is a former US Navy Pilot, Wharton MBA graduate and Structure VC Principal. At VentureDevs, he vets potential projects and provides fundraising and business advice to our startup-stage Clients. Outside of VentureDevs, Dan is an avid surfer and heavily involved in the LA startup community in founder, product and advisor roles.