Josh Northcott

Co-founder of Hounder


Josh Northcott of is spilling the beans — Here to share tips for Entrepreneurs, Designers, Engineers and GIS professionals alike on a wide variety of topics from craft and business strategy to doing the best work of your life. This is a fun and energetic talk that get’s right into the nitty gritty of the work and struggles you face while providing practical insights and tips that are weather-tested and can be applied to your daily work tomorrow.


Currently, the CTO and Co-founder of Hounder, an award winning design and development company that specializes in enterprise web system implementations, web design, and the development of product applications. Working alongside companies like Random House, Esri, UL, Shopify, and Adobe. Formerly the Web Department Manager at Esri located in Redlands, California.

Over the past 15 years, I’ve had the privilege of getting to work alongside some of the biggest software companies in the world. Leading the strategy, design, and engineering for many sites and apps that have been featured in locations and events all over the world such as the White House,, TED Talks, Wired Magazine, Wall Street Journal, and O’Reilly events.

I truly love what I do.


December 7, 2018
Taking Off The Lifejacket: 30 Life Lessons from a Tech Startup Founder
ASC 130
11:00  -  11:30