About

WHO WE ARE

Geekbears is a Web Development Company based in San Francisco with offices in Mexico City. Founded in 2015 by UC Berkeley Engineers, Geekbears has grown to a solid team of 12+ Software Engineers and UI/UX Designers. We specialize in WordPress and MEAN Stack development and have built 65+ web applications in these technologies. Our clients range from Fortune 500 Companies to educational institutions, such as UC Berkeley.

By the Numbers

FOUNDED IN 2015 BY UC BERKELEY ENGINEERS

12

Team Size

65

Happy Clients

27

YELP 5-STAR REVIEWS

6

YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

Meet The Team

WE ARE A GROUP OF SOFTWARE ENGINEERS AND UI/UX DESIGNERS PASSIONATE IN BUILDING WEB APPLICATIONS

Marcos

Marcos Mena-Brena

Founder & CEO

UBC 13′  UC Berkeley 18′

Co-founded SchooLinks. Grew team to 8 in-house software engineers. SchooLinks raised ($1.5 USD Million) in funding and won an incubator program (Capital Factory). Currently UC Berkeley’s Entrepreneurship Association VP of Tech.

Carlos

Carlos Bertin Leon

Senior Project Manager

Tecmilenio Univeristy 16′

Founded Interlion, an I.T. company focusing on hardware & software support servicing Mexico City’s Metropolitan Area. Carlos is pursuing his Masters in Information Management and Systems.

Aldo

Aldo Botello

Project Manager

IPN 16′

Graduated from the top Computer Science Program in Mexico, Aldo has vast experience managing web projects including Fortune 500 companies’ websites.

Ernie

Ernesto Perez

Full-Stack Developer

TEC 18′

Worked at Apple’s HQ in CA. Developed and maintained automation tools for the Video Apps . Worked in J.P. Morgan as a Server Administrator. Ernesto is passionate in the MEAN Stack.

Victor

Victor Heredia

Software Engineer

UPVM

Software Engineer specializing in MEAN Stack Development. Has built dozens of web apps including dumpling Inc.’s web app, a Harvard MBA alumni startup. Victor has done research in several JavaScript tools we use at Geekbears.

Ivan

Ivan Rangel

Software Engineer

IPN 16′

Graduated from the top Computer Science in Mexico, Ivan has built several web apps using the MEAN Stack, including one for a major Insurance Company based in New Jersey.

Efrain

Joseph García

Software Engineer

IUEM

Has worked in Fortune 500 projects using WordPress. Experience in Mobile App Development and AngularJS.

Eder

Eder Ortega

Software Engineer

IPN 16′

Graduated from the top Computer Science University in Mexico, Eder specializes in WordPress development and Front-End Development with FOSS technologies. Co-founded two student communities focused to Linux, IT Security and Web on his alma mater.

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Gustavo Adolfo Ramirez

Software Engineer

Centro 16′

Gustavo specializes in WordPress websites. He started his own Web Development Company in Mexico City, specializing in customized web development.

Alyssa

Alyssa Yang

UI/UX Designer

UC Berkeley 20′

Alyssa specializes in User Interface and User Experience. She is pursuing a degree in Cognitive Science at UC Berkeley.

joe

Joseph Fajnor

UI/UX Designer

UC Berkeley 18′

Joseph specializes in User Interface and User Experience. He is pursuing a degree in Art at UC Berkeley.

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Karen Harutyunyan

Quality Assurance Engineer

ANAU 12′

Karen specializes in Quality Assurance Software Testing. He also have experience as costumer service agent.

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