Alex Sopinka

Serial Entrepreneur. Coder. Taco Lover.

Founder of Obie, acquired by Lessonly.

You can find me working on a side project, flying on a plane somewhere, or roasting hot dogs at my cabin.

I'm happy to share what I've learned in my life, and I'm a brutally honest open book.

About Me

About Me

60,000+
LINES OF CODE WRITTEN
mg OF CAFFEINE CONSUMED
800+
TACOS EATEN
9
COUNTRIES VISITED

Education

University of Waterloo

Honors Bachelor of Mathematics2003 - 2008

Focus on Calculus and Applied Mathematics. Minor in Astrophyics.

My Work

Experience

Lessonly by Seismic

Chief Technical Architect, Lessonly Knowledge Jun 2021 - Present

Stones & Hustle

Model & Brand Ambassador Oct 2015 - Present

Obie (Acquired by Lessonly)

Founder, CTO Jan 2017 - Jun 2021

Freelance

Software Engineer Aug 2012 - Jan 2019

OneBase

Founder, CTO Jan 2015 - Jan 2017

Programming Skills

  • React

  • NodeJS

  • MongoDB

  • Slack Apps

  • C#

  • ASP.NET MVC

  • SQL Server

  • DevOps (Azure)

Other Skills

  • Business Operations

  • Marketing

  • Sales

  • Customer Support

  • Startups

  • Scaling SaaS and IaaS

  • Raising Venture Capital

  • Entrepreneurship

Contact Me

Location

Las Vegas, NV

LinkedIn

@asopinka

GitHub

@asopinka