Kimberly Paternoster, President
has over 26 years technical and leadership experience as an engineer, manager and executive in the software and Internet industries, not to mention being an avid sailor with a goal of circumnavigation. She has been an active sailor for 14 years including coastal cruising and bay sailing in California, lake sailing in Texas, and providing management services for a charter operation in the Virgin Islands.
Currently, Kimberly is a principal consultant with the San Francisco-based firm Wicked Code, Inc. Prior to that, Kimberly was the Founder, CTO & VP of Engineering of BigMop.com, Inc., an internet portal that matches up facility managers with cleaning services. She was a founder of BidManiac.com, Inc., an online auction-related portal that was sold to GotoAuctions. Previously, she gained extensive experience with startup businesses, including Insight Development Corporation, Storm Technology, nFX Corporation and Broderbund.
Ms. Paternoster has a patent for "Capturing, Annotating and Transmitting Images of Internet Web Pages." Kim is the founder of the Austin-based web developer group, WebMopac, a past clarinetist with the Contra Costa Wind Symphony, a past President of the Austin Symphonic Band, past President of the Austin Sailing Society and an active member of the Richmond Yacht Club.
Ms. Paternoster earned her B.S. in Computer Science and Math from Framingham State University and a B.F.A. from Boston Conservatory of Music.
You can learn more about Kimberly here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kpaternoster