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Our Team

Meet the Team

Years of cooperation with media houses, freelance journalists and NGOs brought us together.

Tomáš Randus

Chief Technology Officer, co-founder

Software engineer and enthusiastic innovator with a extensive experience in media literacy and education. Over the last two decades, he has worked in media and business environments at Sanoma Media, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty, and Citrix. He has also founded, or been a part of, several startup companies. Tomáš earned a Masters in New Media from Charles University in Prague.

Jan Rádl

Chief Design Officer, co-founder

The former Lead Data Visualization Designer and Web Designer at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty - his team’s storytelling projects won or were nominated for several prestigious journalistic awards, including the Association for International Broadcasting Award, the Lovie Award and the Webby Award. Before joining RFE/RL he worked as a photojournalist and reporter for Czech media, including Reflex, Denik and TV Nova. In 2017 he joined the Czech branch of Doctors Without Borders as a pro-bono visualization designer and digital storyteller.

Glenn Kates

Consultant

Previously serving as RFE/RL’s Digital Editor and Managing Editor for Current Time Digital, an innovative Russian language news brand where he oversaw explosive growth, Glenn consults on journalism and media innovation in Central and Eastern Europe. Glenn also worked as a journalist at the Moscow bureau of The New York Times, where he monitored and wrote about Russian social media. His work has been published in The New York Times, The Guardian, The Atlantic and other media.

Lukáš Král

Software Architect

Former lead front-end engineer at Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty. Full-stack software developer with deep knowledge of business applications and publishing platforms. Microsoft Typescript expert, data layer & tooling specialist. In 2008, he earned his Masters degree from Czech Technical University in Prague.

Roman Schejbal

Innovation Specialist

Tutor and deeply skilled software development engineer with expertise in code optimization, neural networking, and machine learning. Over the last decade, he has helped many worldwide startups and corporates with performance issues and code refactoring. He permanently contributes to the front-end community as a tutor and co-organizer of ReasonML Prague meetups.

Let's stay in touch!

If you have any questions, shoot us an email. Would you prefer to meet in person in Prague? No problem! Are you outside of the Czech Republic? Your plane ticket is on you, but the beer is on us! 🍺

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