Going It Alone - Taking Your Shot Without Cofounders or Teamwork

Ted Roden (Fancy Hands)
Location: Conference Room E Level:

For background: I quit my job at NYT, while I had two kids and a wife to support. I “took my shot” without cofounders, funding, or any other employees. My talk is about why that’s a good thing to do.

Ted Roden

Fancy Hands

Ted Roden is the Founder of Fancy Hands, a personal assistant service. He’s the author of O’Reilly’s “Building the Realtime User Experience.” Previously he was a creative technologist in the Research and Development Group at the New York Times, a senior developer at Vimeo.com and even spent some time working on news.me at

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