Meet the people who make work at BlueEarth Innovation such an exhilarating ride. We are a good-natured band of brilliant developers, plucky project managers, inventive testers, and engaged leaders.
Chief Executive Officer and Owner
Traveler without an itinerary
Jeri loves creating a company that is irresistible to work at and a no-brainer to hire. When she’s not at work she loves to travel without an itinerary, camp, hike, snowshoe, write, or kayak.
Greg’s favorite part of his job is getting to invent something new with clients. In his spare time he loves to ski, camp, surf (when he gets the chance), and is an active photographer.
Ken’s favorite part of his job is to diagnose a problem. He loves to understand a client’s concerns, desires, fears, and limits. It’s like being a cross between a doctor, a detective, and a reporter. In his spare time Ken loves to read physical copies of books.
VP of Finance
When Bob isn’t rocking HR, and finance; he loves to woodwork, hike, and spend time up north.
Director of Client Services
Jason’s favorite part of his job is helping clients achieve their business goals. When he isn’t doing that he’s playing soccer, or just spending time outdoors and traveling.
When not at home with her dog or occupied by school work, Kazoua is most likely on a plane to her next destination. Whether it's jet setting across the country or to the other side of the world, she's going there.
Tim loves connecting with clients, and helping them get the best experience possible. His favorite hobbies are hiking and canoeing around the North Shore, or binge watching some Netflix Show. You can often find him trying new food in Minneapolis.
Grant loves to fix things and break them again, then fix them again. In his spare time he loves being a dad and playing the guitar. He is a celebrity in his own mind.
Doyle is active in martial arts, he coaches hockey, and loves playing Rocket League and Diablo.
Mike loves discovering new tech that makes life easier. In his spare time he loves to brew beer, PC game, and spin fire.
Quality Assurance Engineer
Formerly a librarian, Samantha is happy any time she’s being asked to pay attention to the details. Most frequently found out for a run, exploring the Twin Cities food/drink scene, crosswording (yes, it’s a verb), or parenting two feminists-in-training.
Benton is a collector of hobbies. He loves to camp, practice different types of arts, is a private pilot, is learning japanese, is an amateur HAM radio operator his call sign is KØBHJ if you ever want to reach out to him!
Agility Course Master
Woof from Home: Suki is an equal opportunity snuggler and makes sure everyone gets a chance to pet her. She loves practicing agility, taking long walks, riding in the canoe, and chasing squirrels. She’s even been known to climb a tree to try and get to the squirrels!
Jason is your basic computer nerd and has been making stuff on the web since 1997. Offline, he toils in group exercise classes, collects artifacts from his distant youth, and restores old pinball machines.
Office (Nerf) Sniper
When Mark isn't sniping his fellow co-workers with a nerf gun, or problem solving a tough bit of code; he can usually be found in the garage working on a home improvement project with his favorite sidekick Davin.
Developer & UX
Drew loves to laugh with others at work, he also loves donut Fridays, and pranking people when they go on vacation. Outside of work he loves to ski and frisbee golf.
When Chris isn’t coding he loves to go on long bike rides, play guitar and the bass, camp and hike, and go to the movies.
Meaghan loves to listen to Folk Death Metal while she codes. When Meaghan isn’t rocking out, coding, reading, or crafting: Her natural habitat can be found along the North Shore of Minnesota - close to water and trees.
Woof from Home: When Blue isn't sleeping on the job, or doling out kisses, she loves being outside, or camping with her three favorite humans.
Pedal Powered Voyager
With a good cup of coffee in hand, no problem is too extreme. Loves cars and strives to write code like a finely tuned one. This adventurer trades four wheels for two in the summer, and can be found exploring quiet country roads and trails.
When Ramy isn't coding awesome applications, he loves to go for walks, listen to music, read, or play soccer! Go Juventus!
Sam enjoys digging into challenging problems on a daily basis. He loves learning about new technology and keeping up with the newest trends. When he isn't developing software he enjoys adventuring the great outdoors, taking pictures, and playing video games.
Quality Assurance Engineer
When Sam is not working, she enjoys spending time with her daughter, reading, shopping for some new records, or binging a good show.
In his free time Isaiah enjoys snowboarding, wakeboarding, and flyboarding on the rare occasion. He also likes making and playing video games.
When Jake has free time, he enjoys staying busy. He's either on the lake looking to catch the next trophy fish with his favorite companion, Riley, at his side or playing board games with his friends.
Road Trip Warrior
For Adam, most days consist of a good cup of coffee and an early start. In his free time, he can be found playing a pickup game of basketball or somewhere off the grid exploring Northern Minnesota with his girlfriend, Abby.
Jack of All Trades
To Isaac, there's nothing like a cold day and a good problem. In between school and learning from the best at BlueEarth, he can be found in the gym, at home cooking something, or starting a book he'll never finish.
If you're someone who likes to play in the same sandbox year after year, BlueEarth is not the place for you. Our developers are always hungry for more. More challenges, more expertise, more knowledge. Never complacent to play it safe and always learning.
We are passionate about the technology and we strive for excellence. There is joy in solving the intricate problems.
We focus on great results. We stick with it when things get hard. We identify the problem and focus on the solution. We are tenacious.
We collaborate well, and respect one another. We come with no-ego. We don't finger-point.
Our client is part of the team; we put ourselves in their shoes. We are curious about their business.
We seek first to understand, then to be understood. We are kind. We assume positive intent. We encourage healthy conflict resolution.
We bring new ideas to the company. We take calculated risks and try new things. We keep up to date on the industry and add new skills to our tool belts. We do not get stuck on “this is how it has always been”.
We use good judgement and prioritize well. We choose what is best for customers and the company in the long term.