Elmer Morales, CEO and Founder of Koder, is a serial entrepreneur and self-taught hacker with 15+ years of experience building innovative software and leading high-performance engineering teams at companies like Microsoft, Accenture and American Express. Elmer’s last company, Phenom, a boutique software consultancy grew to millions in annual revenue by year two and was added to the Inc. 500/5000 list in 2014 for strong revenue growth. Elmer now runs Koder, the hot developers-as-a-service startup reinventing the future of work.
Before cloud computing was cool, Elmer took home 1st place in the first Amazon Web Services contest in 2002. He led a global engineering team whose work was featured by InformationWeek in “20 Great Ideas To Steal In 2013”. Elmer has been featured in VentureBeat, Gizmodo, Wall Street Journal and other technology news publications.