Tuesday May 27, 2014 by Dave Gerhardt - Founder, Tech in Boston
Cort Johnson is one of the co-founders of Terrible Labs, a design and development shop with 11 employees in the Leather District that specializes in building mobile and web apps with Ruby On Rails.
With a background in economics and finance, Cort is one of the rare business people that has a passion and understanding of product development (not a coincidence after spending three years with his co-founders who are both engineers, Joe Lind and Jeremy Weiskotten). He spends his time at Terrible Labs running point on client projects and handles all potential clients interested in working with the team.
Before Terrible Labs, Cort was Chief Evangelist at SCVNGR, and on the side started DartBoston, an organization focused on bringing together passionate young professionals in Boston.
In this episode, Cort talks about:
“It doesn’t matter if you have the greatest product in the world. If you don’t know how to sell it, your company will go nowhere.” -Cort Johnson