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2001-2002Senior developer and co-founder of E-Sports Network, a pioneer in eSports tournaments. Later pivoted into ESN Social Software a web software company that built Planet a real-time web-based games framework.
Exit 2012 to Electronic Arts.
2001-2009Managing director and co-founder of SK Gaming, the most successful professional gaming organization to date and the largest eSports community in the world.
1999-2001Senior developer and co-founder of SPRAYdio, an early crowd-sourced streaming music service. The users created real-time streaming playlists.
Exit 2000 to Spray.
2001-2002CTO and founder of GeekBoys, a social network for gamers (before MySpace and Facebook even existed), with news, blogs, friend system, message system, wall posts and much more. Over 1.000.000 registered members. The definite community for eSports.
Exit 2002 to ESN.
OTHER PAST PROJECTS
Geekboys Arena PvP Ranking
2007-2008CTO and founder of Geekboys Arena Ranking, The first global cross realm arena ranking for World of Warcraft. Incorporated into SK Gaming, commonly referred to as SK-100.
2001-2002Senior developer and co-founder of Zkillz, one of the biggest ranking systems in the world with over 200.000 unique players spread over more than 100 servers in 50 countries. Had match making mechanisms that grouped players with similar skill together, such systems was later used by for example Blizzard in World of Warcraft. The technique was integrated in SK-Gaming.com and the service discontinued.
2000-2002CTO and co-founder of XSReality, the biggest and most technically advanced eSports news/community at that time. Continued under the name ESReality by one of the founders.
Geekboys - News Your Way
1999-2001CTO and founder of Geekboys, one of the first RSS aggregators. Over 30.000 members within the first six months of operation. Discontinued, but the core technology was used in Geekboys the social network.
2002One of the first Counter-Strike movies ever made, heavily influenced by skate and ski movies. Over 1.000.000 downloads before I stopped keeping track.
"The definitive counter-strike frag movie. bds, the legendary Geekboys creator, turned his hand to the counter-strike movie format and instantaneously changed it forever. This movie set the standard for movies after it to follow." - eSport-Video.fr