Mackenzie is the Global Startup Evangelist at AWS. His days are spent traveling the globe to meet startups, share their stories, and connect engineering teams together. Every day there are a large number of startups launching on AWS across every imaginable industry. It’s Mackenzie’s mission to find stories of startups that are helping to improve the world and share these stories with a wide audience.
Prior to joining AWS, Mackenzie was the Head of Technical Operations at Betterment, the world’s largest independent robo-advisor based in NYC which manages over $8B in assets. Mackenzie was a founding engineer and Head of Technical Operations at Oscar Health, an insurance startup also based in NYC, helping to grow the company to over 400+ employees and a $2.7B valuation. Before Oscar, Mackenzie was one the original engineers at Tumblr where he helped scale the infrastructure to 20B page views a month eventually selling to Yahoo! for $1.1B. He’s worked in a diversified set of industries including global media (MTV/Viacom), global Shipping (DHL), and more. He also holds numerous advisory roles at companies providing technical and business guidance around the world.
And... we’re hosting a Community Event at the Jameson Distillery in Cologne Germany on August 21 2019 at 7:00 PM.
Come hangout with us — have a few drinks, grab some food, relax and enjoy conversations with like-minded developers.
We’d love to meet you and chat about all things game dev!
Who Will Be There?
Community and Product Teams from Amazon Game Tech will be there to hangout, chat about Game Development/Gamescom 2019 Experiences and answer questions you may have about Amazon and Games.
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Senior Developer, Amazon Game Tech
Tamara is the Senior Developer at Amazon Game Tech. Her days are spent researching innovation trends in game development, contributing directly to developer workflow, and connecting engineering teams together. Every day there are a large number of developer teams launching on Amazon across every imaginable industry. It’s Tamara's mission to push progressive game projects and to find innovative uses of our partner platforms in new and unexpected ways.