Mr. Judson Valeski serves as Advisor at CTRL+Console. He also served as the Chief Technology Officer at Gnip. He also co-founded the company. Mr. Valeski co-founded Gnip in March 2008. He has been a part of engineering, product, and M&A teams at IBM, Netscape, onebox.com, AOL, and me.dium. Beginning his career as a Smalltalk intern in IBM's logistics department, Mr. Valeski built cost optimization & modeling software and ported desktop apps to IBM's intranet. He joined Netscape Communications and worked on the networking and cookie components of the browser. Before transitioning to server-side architecture, he negotiated the spin-out of Mozilla from AOL. Mr. Valeski then drove the migration of AOL from its proprietary back-end framework to standards based web technologies.