Joey Figaro is a user-experience evangelist who has been known to love (and sometimes shout about) a number of different things. He recently was a part of the winning team at RVA's debut Startup Weekend and is now the Creative Director of Speakeasy, a local company that sprung from the resulting win. Current bearer of the 804RVA title 'Red Button Pusher, Seeker, and Enthusiast,' this man knows a thing or two about lockety locks, whiskey, and quiet-time.
Dan Kanach is the owner of One Duck Creative. He has video production experience on several network reality shows as well as corporate training videos. He has served as Associate Producer and Production Assistant as well as Head Logger on these various productions. One Duck Creative also offers services in design, photography, illustration, and animation. Prior to joining the creative world, Dan was head women's lacrosse coach at Randolph-Macon College and a high school English teacher and coach before that. While at Georgetown University, he majored in both English Literature and Studio Art. His senior project in photography won the Misty Daily Award for best of senior art show. Dan also played men's lacrosse at Georgetown and played in the NCAA Final Four his senior year. Dan then spent the following year at George Washington University getting certified to teach secondary eduction. Dan currently lives in Ashland, VA with his lovely wife Kate and two awesome kids, Darcy and Rowan.