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Chris Thompson: ‘What I hate about technology is also what I love about technology — it’s always changing’

Hacker and CEO talks technology and startup ideas

Chris Thompson is the founder and CEO of WorkOrder.es. Describe what you do in one sentence: I run WorkOrder.es out of the Sharatoga Coworking space that I founded in Saratoga Springs, New York. I’m responsible for creation and design of the company’s software. On a day-to-day basis, I manage a team of fully distributed designers, developers and a social media manager, while I perform the roles of sales, marketing and customer support. Time at current company: 1.5 years Age: 38 Degree, school: Masters from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) Lally School of Management, Bachelor of Science from SUNY Plattsburgh Location: Saratoga Springs, New York Social media: LinkedIn, Twitter What do you do? WorkOrder.es is a mobile work order ticketing service for property managers in the real estate industry. We've designed our service from the ground up to streamline the intake of tenants’ maintenance requests from any mobile device or desktop, and empowe...