[FEATURE FRIDAY | 2 MIN READ] This #FeatureFriday, Passportal is proud to feature Lance Bryant-Grigg, Application Platform Manager. You may have seen Lance pop-up a few times this week due to the buzz of AWS re:Invent 2018 in Las Vegas that harbored a lot of great news. Today is the last day of the conference, a perfect day to celebrate one of Passportal's longest-standing members. Learn how this Passportal heavy-weight is the backbone to our network infrastructure.
Lance Bryant-Grigg, Application Platform Manager
As the first Passportal employee, Lance Bryant-Grigg joined Passportal in October of 2014 as a Software Developer. Born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, Lance began programming at the age of 12. Lance is a self-taught programmer with over a decade of industry experience. Lance has a wide range of skills including software development, database optimization, and systems administration for high availability systems. These skills allow Lance to both diagnose, while understanding and solving computer errors with a speed that ensures even the worst of problems are rectified quickly.
Fun fact about Lance; he has worked on many Fortune 500 websites dealing with some of North America’s larger brands, such as American Airlines, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), Proctor and Gamble, and even Lego! If Lance could be described in one sentence it would be: a man that tends to work for days on end without thought of food or rest.
>> This week during AWS:reInvent 2018, Lance assisted in Passportal's partnership with Percona, a major-player in open source database services. Click here to learn how this partnership helps Passportal and all of our Partners!