Hi, I'm Zack Gilbert(with a k)

just saying, @zackgilbert is the best cofounder a boy could have.

— Paul Jarvis (@pjrvs) on April 18, 2016

Rough Timeline

  • 1997

    Achieved the rank of Eagle Scout.

  • Feb 2005 - Dec 2010

    Co-founded my first company, Adams/Gilbert Company (AGC), a small design + development shop.

  • May 2006

    Graduated from RIT with a BS in IT with a focus on Web Development (and Philosophy).

  • 2006

    Officially launched the first version of billQ, a simple email and SMS bill reminder tool.

  • 2008

    Helped create Flint Publisher, a custom news platform built for alt-weeklies.

  • Nov 2010

    Founded Technori w/ Seth Kravitz as technical co-founder (exited in 2012).

  • Jan 2011 - Apr 2012

    Developer and Product Manager at Cloudbot - a venture funded mobile startup that used multiple APIs to aggregate user data in one place.

  • Sep 2014 - May 2015

    Contract to hire as a Senior Software Engineer at Highrise.

  • Dec 2015

    Helped co-author the Independent Consulting Manual.

  • Mar 2016

    Co-created ofCourseBooks.com with Paul Jarvis and Jason Zook (sold in Feb 2017).

  • Aug 2016

    Launched v1 of WPComplete, a WordPress plugin that helps make your WordPress course fully interactive as a progress tracker with just a few clicks.

  • Jun 21, 2017

    Married my best friend in Iceland

  • Aug 2017

    Launched Fixtail, a tool that helps put your Stripe purchases into MailChimp, so you can more accurately segment and automate your email marketing (sold in Apr 2019).

  • March 2018

    Started working at Foursquare as a Solutions Engineer. Working with companies like Accuweather, iHeart Media, Tinder, Untappd, Trip Advisor, Hilton and more (including hundreds of other developers) to integrate Foursquare data and technology.

  • Sept 2019

    Launched v2 of WPComplete, a WordPress plugin that helps make your WordPress course fully interactive as a progress tracker with just a few clicks.

  • Feb 2020

    Began mentoring at 1871.

  • Oct 2020
  • Nov 2020

    Joined Able as Lead Engineer.

  • Nov 2022

    Started Rebuild, a project to relearn how to best work on side projects while also prioritizing my family and full time work.