Aber Whitcomb

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Aber Whitcomb
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Alma mater University of Washington
Occupation CTO and Co-Founder of Jam City, Inc

Aber Whitcomb (born 1977) is the CTO and Co-Founder of Jam City, Inc (formerly SGN Games). As CTO of Jam City Inc, a multi-platform game developer and distributor, Aber Whitcomb oversees the cross-platform technology strategy and plays a key role in developing and operating Jam City titles on a global scale.[1] Whitcomb is a recognized expert in large scale computing, networking and storage and frequently speaks on these topics at industry events.[2][3] He has been profiled in publications such as VentureBeat,[4] The New York Times,[5] and SoCalTech.[6]

Prior to Jam City, Whitcomb’s most recent role was CTO and co-founder of MySpace where he was responsible for the engineering and technical operations groups.[7] InfoWorld named Whitcomb as one of the "Top 25 CTOs of 2009."[8]

Whitcomb is a co-founder of i/o Ventures,[9] an early stage startup program that focuses heavily on mentorship.[10] He graduated from the University of Washington and was born and raised in Bellingham, WA.

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