I'm Travis Cole,

I grew up in rual Washington state, joined the tech industry in Seattle months before the dot com crash, and moved to San Francisco in 2009.

I now divide most of my time between San Francisco and Carnelian Bay, California.

I've held engineering leadership roles at Square, Segment and Confluent. I have sustantial experience building physical and cloud infrastructrure, cloud cost management, and scaling engienering teams through hypergrowth.

I've held advisor roles at several startups.

I can be found online at:


Email: tc@tcole.net