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uGurus Interview with Sam Breed: The Journey from Developer to CTO

In an interview with uGurusBrent Weaver, he asks CTO and Co-Founder Sam Breed about his journey here at Quick Left. Sam joined Quick Left in early 2009 and helped the company grow to what it is today. From a freelancer to a developer, and now the CTO and Co-Founder, he has successfully come a long way. In the interview, Sam discusses how to control code debt, how to choose what technology to work with and how speaking at conferences is a great way to meet potential clients and hires.

Sam touches on what it takes to successfully plan and execute a project from start to finish. He explains what he says in sales meetings, “your expectations on day 100 are usually going to be miles away from your expectations on day zero when you're planning the project.” Having realistic expectations will drive a product or service to success. He discusses the ability to release products or services early, often and soliciting customer feedback is crucial to finding what your customer likes or not.

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