Phil Scales

Phil has designed and developed over 100 original apps for the iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch with dozens of featured and top ranked titles. Phil is also a Ruby on Rails developer having built and launched several RoR-based web applications and cloud based platforms. In addition to app development, Phil has worked with leading mobile technology companies around the world, including serving as Chief Architect for iLoop Mobile/Archer Mobile's web-based Text Message Campaign Analytics and Mobile Marketing Platform.

Prior to Banzai Labs, he was Chief Architect for SaaS at Palo Alto-based Kapow Technologies, where he developed the company's SaaS/Cloud offering in RoR, and co-started their Austin R&D, Sales and Support office. Helped create a profitable SaaS business within 6 months by building an agile RoR dev and deployment team, and a secure, enterprise class on-demand platform around Kapow's enterprise product.

Prior to Kapow, Phil was Director of Mobile Applications for Seattle-based Volantis Systems where he lead the development of their mobile video platform and designed and developed mobile apps and webapps for media clients such as ABC, CBS Sports and Hearst Publishing, as well for mobile operators in the US, Europe and Asia.

Phil earned a B.S. in Physics from Texas A&M University.

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Jennifer Scales

Jennifer has 15 years of experience as a global Project and Program Manager delivering successful mobile, web and embedded products for Freescale Semiconductor, Motorola and Metrowerks Corporation. At Banzai Labs Jennifer is responsible for our educational and media app curation, layout design, editing, and launch readiness. She also helps develop the concepts for our educational games and is responsible for game QA, release readiness and editing.

Jennifer is also graduate of Maker Square in Austin, TX and is a Ruby on Rails developer.

Jennifer earned a B.S. in Geology from Texas A&M University.

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Austin, Texas

Banzai Labs Inc is an independent app development company based in Austin, Texas. With 20 years of mobile and web experience, we began developing original iOS apps in 2008 and have continued to push the boundaries of what's possible ever since.

As one of the leading and most prolific indie app studios, we're focused on creating great original apps that improve lives and are fun, inspiring and simple to use. You can see all of our apps in the iTunes App Store at:

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