Jesse Vincent

Jesse Vincent
President, Best Practical

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Jesse Vincent is current project lead (“pumpking”) for Perl 5. He’s also the author of RT and Hiveminder and the founder of Best Practical Solutions, LLC, a company dedicated to open tools to help people and organizations keep track of what needs doing, when it gets done, and who does it. Before founding Best Practical, Vincent worked as the systems lead for a now-defunct dotcom and as a software designer at Microsoft.


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