What We Do
JAKT is a leading design and development consultancy that uses technology to solve problems for entrepreneurs and corporations. Our team’s diverse background and complimentary skill-set allows us to take a unique approach in combining business and technical expertise. We collaborate with our clients on their goals and objectives, and adopt the role of serving as Interim CTO for the duration of the engagement. We love to push the envelope by selecting only the most promising and challenging technical problems to address.
Anthony and Josh met as roommates in Manhattan. They soon began collaborating on side projects and client work. Realizing the potential they had working together, they partnered up full-time and created JAKT in July of 2012.
Who We Are
Anthony has a passion for building technology-enabled businesses. His technical background is complemented by his education from NYU's Stern School of Business.
Joshua is a life-long software engineer with expansive experience designing durable and highly scalable software solutions for both consumer facing and enterprise applications. Best known for his work starting The Workplace.
Eli does iOS development.
James does iOS development. He has also built experiences on Oculus.
Marc does front-end web development. He is especially well versed in Angular.js.
Jake does front-end web development.
Anais has a B.A. in Physics and M.S. in Theoretical Systems Biology and Bioinformatics. She is a data scientist and helps us solve the most challenging math and physics problems we face.
Ellery does iOS development. He also works with Anais on challenging math and physics problems that allow us to build some pretty awesome things.
Ferris is our project manager / hr manager / does everything. He keeps the ship running smoothly and makes sure projects meet their deadlines and clients are always up to date with the status of their project.
We are accustomed to an expansive toolkit that allows us to choose the right ones for the job.
- Design: Photoshop, Illustrator, Print Media
- Mobile: iOS, Android, PhoneGap, Cocos2d-iPhone, Cocos2d-x
- Server-Side: Python, Node.js, Ruby, PHP, Groovy
- Virtual Reality: Oculus
- Frameworks: Django, Rails, web.py, Pylons, Grails, Express
- Databases: PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis
- CMS and E-Commerce: WordPress, Shopify, Magento
- Other: SEO, Business Strategy/Consulting, Photography, Content Strategy, Copywriting, Art Direction, Identity (Logo) Design, Print Collateral