Jeffrey Walker is a business starter and innovator who resides in the Boston area. He has worked in IT for the past decade, including three years as an emerging technologies researcher for a Fortune 100 company in Boston. Walker also does frequent technology blogging and consulting. In 2009, he served as founder and CEO of a small startup specializing in open-source human-robot interaction. Walker holds multiple master’s degrees, including an Ed.M. from Columbia University. When not writing for RBR, Walker is director of StartUPLabs, a Boston-based technology company that provides a set of integrated services to help small businesses grow.