Software Development Team


What can we build for you?

Send us an email at ops@start9.dev


Who we are:

Keagan "ProofOfKeags" McClelland

Keagan has a decade of software development experience with expertise in cryptography, software security, formal methods, open-blockchain technology, and functional programming. His experience runs the gambit from large projects at the Department of Defense and Amazon, as well as small startups like Ionic Security and SALT Lending. If the stakes of your project are high, or if quality is your top priority, he can deliver what you need.

Matt Hill

Passionate leader by example and relentless code crusher with 12 years experience building products, teams, and companies. Matt is the founder and developer of WorkBlast, the co-creator of Borker, and the co-architect and former CTO of SALT Lending. Matt enjoys solving hard problems with extraordinary teams, devoting himself to projects and technologies that enhance individual liberty.

Aiden "Dr-BoneZ" McClelland

Aiden is an expert developer with over a decade of experience building software applications from scratch. Aiden specializes in security, blockchain-based technologies, and performance tuning in low resource environments. He is currently focusing primarily on open source protocols, including the Lightning Network. Aiden possesses a highly-advanced understanding of computer science and is skilled accross an incredible spectrum of languages, frameworks, and technologies.

Aaron Greenspan

Aaron's interest in blockchain technology stems from his penchant for mathematical rigor. A multiple graduate degree ex-mathematician, Aaron takes to those problems in software development which rest on rich theoretical underpinnings. Interested too in all sides of a question, Aaron is comfortable and content working in a whole variety of languages and programming paradigms; from object-oriented to pure functional and all the type systems in between. He also geeks out about creative tech and any project which leverages technology in a novel or playful way.