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About Me

Currently, I'm the CEO of FeatForge. We do packaging software and software consulting. Our clients serve names like Victoria's Secret, Godiva, and LVMH.

Previously, I've PM'd at a healthcare tech company, founded a fitness startup (Fitset), and done stints at Microsoft, Amazon and Nvidia.

You can reach me at brandon [ a t ] featforge.com.

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