We are Loopd

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We love hardware

Loopd was founded in 2013 in Silicon Valley.
We made a way for physical actions to control virtual presence.
We were frustrated by outdated networking systems.
We were inspired by wearable technology.

Brian Friedman

CEO

Crafts engineering, design, and business direction. Organizer of Wearable Technology Startup Meetup. Avid snowboarder and kiteboarder. SXSW and Interop speaker.

Tom Friedman

BUSINESS STRATEGY

Event industry veteran - founded and sold the world's largest IT event for retail, consumer products and ecommerce companies. Angel Investor. Startup Mentor.

Peter Stadniuk

SR ACCOUNT EXEC

Pete has a strong history in technology sales, and enjoys going on weekend trips, training cross fit, and traveling to exotic destinations.

Joe Lazzaretti

SR ACCOUNT EXEC

Joe has a passion in building high performing teams, coaching, and solving tough business challenges through vision, mentorship and creativity.

Sambhav Galada

EMBEDDED ENGINEER

Inventor of hardware, firmware, and wireless protocols. Created one of the first fitness quantified self tracker wearable devices. Farmer, blogger, and aspiring tennis player.

Gil de Paula

DIRECTOR OF HARDWARE

Developer of award-winning embedded software and hardware for wearables and medical devices. Runner, snowboarder, wants to be a professional soccer player when he grows up.

Allen Houng

SOFTWARE LEAD

Developer of iOS, Android, and web based products. Leads team of software developers to produce amazing products.

Chia Hsiung

HEAD OF WEB

Avid engineer with experience that spans mobile, front-end, and back-end development, and currently heads the revolutionary engine that powers Loopd's products.

Evan Lin

SR ANDROID ENGINEER

Evan is devoted to developing android app, SDK and mobile UI&UX design, and also has 3 years experience in mobile advertising and front-end and back-end development.

Derrick Chao

SR IOS ENGINEER

Derrick's interests include mobile and wearable development, and is always constantly learning new things. His experience includes all different kinds of applications.

George Chen

SR FULL STACK ENGINEER

George loves to play golf, and relaxes by the beach with his dog on the weekends on his little personal island called Kinmen.

Company Values

Enterprise-inspired, Consumer-reliant

We serve the enterprise best by making individual user experiences surprisingly intuitive, resulting in collective greatness.

Passionate about Relationships

We track social interactions, collisions and gatherings, because we believe social capital is the most valuable currency today.

Immersive
Innovation

We aim to embrace, track and analyze the entire relational ecosystem through the digital and physical realms of the social footprint.

Experience-Driven
Design

All design decisions need to inform a better user experience.

Bias Towards
Adaptability

There is only one constant in technology, and that is change.

Clarity Through
Candor

No spin - have integrity. Be inspirational, be accurate, be unique.