Entrepreneurial Speaker Series
Come out today and learn from an expert!
Anyone interested in computer science as well as entrepreneurship is encouraged to come out.
COMMONS 310, Noon - 12:45
Vlad started his first company in his basement at the age of 18 while attending UMBC. He is the CEO and founder of Edgewebhosting, Inc., a Baltimore based provider of fully managed mission critical web and application hosting services. What started as a single server in a closet slower than your iPhone), a T1 internet line (slower than your wireless connection) and 1 employee at startup has transformed into a team of 45+ technical gurus managing over 2,000+ servers, 20,000 websites, fighting off 15 million hacker attacks per day, and servicing a wide range of customers including enterprise, e-commerce, application developers, health care providers, banks, educational institutions, political parties and fortune 500 companies. The company has doubled in size every 3 years with almost no advertising by maintaining its founding principles.