Jerry Busser

Tech Lead

Jerry Busser has almost 20 years’ experience in both technology and in the media industry, where he developed and managed applications that needed to perform under the intense load that breaking news events always generate. He helped keep the Chicago Tribune’s website running during both the Chicago Bulls’ sixth championship run and the Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup celebration. Jerry can work up and down an application’s stack, tuning databases, application code, servers, and storage. When not in the office, Jerry enjoys motorcycle touring. He lives outside of Cleveland with his wife and a dog.

What superlative would your coworkers give you? Least likely to fill in his bio.

What is your #1 pet peeve? People getting off topic during meetings.

What was your first car? A terrible, falling-apart beater whose brakes barely worked. A wise purchase.