We're Investintech.com Inc., a Canadian company incorporated in 2000, and we're the developer and publisher of our own proprietary PDF technology. It's used in desktop, server and developer products worldwide. Millions in over 150 countries have used our flagship PDF product Able2Extract. As a company, we are focused on providing our business and consumer customers with products that are easy to use and that deliver powerful results. All of our products are built by our software development team headquartered in Toronto, Canada and our office in Europe. We stand behind our products 100%. We are accountable, conscientious and we pride ourselves on delivering the best customer service in the business.
Present – Co-founder of Investintech.com currently involved with strategy, licensing and operations. I work most closely with our customer support team and the sales and technical support staff – and I'm not averse to pitching in with the phones either.
Past – Grew up on the prairies, studied biology and history at University and then got a law and MBA degree.
In the meantime – I golf and play recreational soccer to stay fit – while mixing in the occasional physical challenge here and there. I also enjoy travelling and exploring new places.
Present – Co-founder of Investintech.com and an entrepreneur at heart. I've done a little of everything but now I mostly work with my marketing colleagues to tell as many people as we can about our software.
Past – I played tennis at a high level then got a law and MBA degree. I worked as a lawyer at a big law firm for a couple years.
In the meantime – I coach my kids' soccer and baseball. I play tennis, hockey, bike, ski and generally try to be outdoors as much as I can.
Present – Project development coordinator and general manager of Investintech's Belgrade office.
Past – Lived in Baghdad, Iraq; Summersville, West Virginia and Toronto, Canada. Studied computer engineering at University of Toronto.
In the meantime – I enjoy fine dining, good wine and intercontinental travel.
Present – Jack of all web and design related trades and a master of hopefully one? I help keep the Investintech ship well maintained, polished and up to speed as it sails through the rough waters of the Internet.
Past – I worked to help people struggling to improve their lives as a social worker.
In the meantime – I enjoy web design, illustration, games, travelling and being active; I love music and anything to do with history, science fiction and fantasy. There's actually a lot going on for me in the meantime and it always changes, so you never know what I might be into next…
Present – I coordinate the software development in the company. I make sure that every participating person is assigned to the portion of the project he or she is the best fitted for. I choose the right tools for our everyday needs and optimize the development process. Besides all that I also practice coding.
Past – Worked as a software engineer for two interesting companies. For one of those I helped out to build a robust student testing suite. For the other, I contributed to CAD software creation.
In the meantime – Bicycling, skiing, playing soccer (I say: Football!), outdoor parties with my little daughter and wife – this is what I like to spend my precious out-of-work days. If I get some quiet minutes at home I entertain my senses with music and movies.
Present – I'm an official Investintech multi-tasker. On top of blogging for the the company, I'm also its social media director and online community manager. As an Able2Extract Brand evangelist, I help out with online marketing, sharing valuable content with our users and forging connections online.
Past – I helped high school teens get a good start on the right career path for one summer and worked for 10 months connecting people to the right resources with Citizenship & Immigration Canada.
In the meantime – Surprisingly a lot of non-tech stuff: Reading books, figure skating, and learning to play the violin without dislocating my fingers.
Present – Process orders, Troubleshoot minor problems. You have issues? I have answers. Haha.
Past – I have been an administrator for over 5 years, with a background in design.
In the meantime – I draw, paint, and sculpt in my spare time, am a bit of a foodie, love reading, film, dancing and exploring new parts of our great city, and other great cities…
Present – I Google and post stuff. One of those "how much everything interest me" types of people.
Past – According to the Diploma - an Archaeologist, went rogue in journalism and marketing waters. I'm co-founder of two digital media startups.
In the meantime – Fine tuned to popular science and SciFi, reading, playing guitar and practice Kendo. Android and Social media addict.
Present – I design anything from web to GUIs.
Past – I owned a small recording studio, I sold tires, I edited video, directed TV shows and designed anything from web to GUIs.
In the meantime – I love music, but I realized it's much more fun when you're not so serious about it hence Boom Tschak my one man wonder band.
Present – I write – a lot. From blog posts and press releases to website content and e-mails – you name it, I write it.
Past – I worked as a journalist and translator for a plethora of both domestic and foreign news agencies over the years, moonlighting as a freelance writer and editor in my spare time.
In the meantime – I have an encyclopedic knowledge of heavy metal with a specialization in painfully unpopular micro- genres such as "mediocre Italian Dream Theater clones of the late 90s." I'm also the bassist and chief songwriter/lyricist in Draconic.
Present – C++ Developer, member of GUI team. In charge of what users can see and what they can touch in program. :-)
Past – Dealt with all kind of programming related to c and c++ (Qt framework) as well as with programming in different kind of Assembly languages.
In the meantime – Give my brain rest doing crop work in my village :-), spending time with friends, playing footbal. In my spare time like to go and watch football games at Red Star Belgrade stadium.
Present – Research. Analyze. Marketing. Data. Develop. Manage. Implement. Marketing strategies. Campaigns. Projects.
Past – Obtained an MSc in eBusiness. Worked as Sales & Marketing Manager in a small publishing company. Translated books.
In the meantime – Reading books on my beloved Kindle. Hanging out on the net. Travelling (not as much as I want).
Present – I do a lot of research, a little bit of social media and everything related to internet marketing.
Past – English teacher; Investor Relations sales & marketing.
In the meantime – I love spending time with my boyfriend and my family, playing with my cute Maltese puppy, cooking and going shopping with my younger sister, hanging out with my lovely friends. You can usually find me on the river banks, at the cozy cafés and in the bohemian streets.
Present – Lead rendering developer.
Past – Whaaay before in Sengoku era, Iga province samurai.
In the meantime – In the heart of Belgrade jungle on a quest for music, literature, nature and any other activity that defragments brain.
Present – Software engineering focused on making things simple, robust and fast.
Past – Design and maintaining SCADA systems for electrical power distribution systems.
In the meantime – I enjoy to work in the garden with my family. I am interested in human genetics and psychology.
Present – Programming and enhancing our services.
Past – Was all about computer science, studying, and programming on few smaller independent projects.
In the meantime – Reading, studying AI, spending time with family and animals, movies aficionado, smartphones enthusiast.
Present – PHP/MySQL developer. Translating ideas to code. I should trademark that.
Past – Junior developer at First Beat Media. Even before that, I worked as a sound engineer both in studios and in live venues.
In the meantime – Scuba diving, paragliding, skydiving. I do none of those things, but I fantasize about them while watching TV.
Present – Managing, Compiling and Analyzing Data from Various Sources for Supporting Strategies Implementation.
Past – Graduated Economics. Worked for SunGard as Application Analyst.
In the meantime – Blogging, Nature, Animals, Books, Marketing.
Present – Technical Support and Quality Assurance.
Past – System administration, ICT Training support.
In the meantime – Exploring the Pop Culture. Trying to make a perfect Spaghetti a la Carbonara. Mad Men addicted.
Present – Making web apps, designing new features and improving existing capabilities.
Past – Studied math. Spent nearly 10 years in software development. I've been lucky to work with smart people solving interesting problems.
In the meantime – I enjoy spending time with my family.
Present – I'm working as a system administrator.
Past – Worked as sys admin at ISP company. Although I'm pretty sure I had some other life before this linux stuff can't remember any part of it.
In the meantime – Linux enthusiast, so you could say that my job is my hobby most of the time.