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Required Reading: Toby Matejovsky

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Name: Toby Matejovsky (@tobym)
Class Taught: Intro to Scala

Toby started programming in high school by teaching himself how to make a website and taking a class in C++ (which he used to write programs to help with his calculus homework). Prior to working at an incredibly talented ad-tech startup, Toby wrote some interesting command-and-control software in C++ with a big defense contractor, and later built and scaled a job search website in Rails with a small startup. He currently uses Scala to create a blazing fast real-time advertising system that handles billions of requests per day.

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