About us
When it comes to software, we're full of solutions.
At Def Method, we believe in the integrity of quality code and in continued learning.  We tirelessly work to help our clients build the best products possible and to contribute back to the software development community, because it's not just our job, it's our passion.

Some of our partners:

"They are not only razor sharp developers, they are excellent humans as well."
- Artspool
"This platform (NYCVotes Contribute) is one of the things of which I am most proud. It provides a real tangible benefit to the candidates."
- Amy Loprest, Executive Director at NYC Campaign Finance Board

Our Team

Joe Leo
CEO, Founder
Paul Ort
Chief Technology Officer
Isabelle Berner
Director of Product
Jennifer Imamura
Director of Business Development
Merziyah Poonawala
Senior Product Manager
Alexa Maniaci
Product Manager
Katherine Cladis
Senior Product Manager
Kent Robinson
Senior UI/UX Designer
Bob Runes
Controller
Kathy Zhao
Marketing Lead
Via Abreu
HR Business Partner
Yisselda Rhoc
Senior Software Engineer
Ben Gross
Senior Software Engineer
Christine Xiang
Software Engineer
Jeff Jia
Principal Engineer
Michael Deertz
Senior Software Engineer
Joshua Book
Senior Software Engineer
Terrance Rose
Software Engineer
Mark Simpson
Senior Software Engineer
Jesusmar Lima
Senior Software Engineer
Keith Perfetti
Senior Software Engineer
Tom Van Dort
Senior Software Engineer
Stephen Petrina
Software Engineer
Steve Brudz
Senior Software Engineer
James Duffy
Senior Software Engineer
Matt Nunemacher
Software Engineer

We are contributors too

We are passionate about development and strive to contribute back to the development community through open source projects.

Are you curious? A problem solver?
Let's talk!

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