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Jake Hatfield

I graduated in 2016 from Texas A&M with a B.S. in Biology and quickly lit that tuition on fire by instead working on a software company for Amazon sellers a year later. Drinking from a fire hose along the way, we scaled it and sold in 18 months.

Lately I've been working on another project called LeadGeek, which I am enjoying as I learn more of the technical side of things.

I decided to launch Not Garbage UX as a way to help designers and developers with the technical aspects of building successful products. I do consulting and web development for SaaS companies and live in Dallas with my wife and our dog.

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