Brad Schick is a software industry veteran with proven team and corporate leadership skills—and a passion for hands-on problem solving and programming. As chief technology officer at Skytap, Brad leads their overall architecture, technical direction, and IP strategy. As vice president of engineering, he runs Skytap’s engineering, quality assurance, and operations teams. Previously Brad was founder at Wegos, Inc., a gaming start-up, and was vice president of engineering at Vizrea, acquired by Microsoft in 2007. He also worked at Microsoft Corporation, where he led development teams on Windows and Internet Explorer. Brad has been an instructor at the University of Washington.