Dave Nielsen

Sr. Director of Developer & Community Relations


Dave is Senior Director of Developer & Community Relations at Harness. Previously, he was Director or Head of Developer Advocacy and/or Community at Dremio, Traceable, Redis Labs, Strikeiron & PayPal. He also ran his own developer relations consulting firm called Platform D from 2008 – 2015. While at PayPal, he helped grow the PayPal Developer Network to over 350,000 developers. Dave gained modest notoriety when he proposed to his wife in his book PayPal Hacks. Dave is also the co-creator of the CloudCamp, a grassroots community for sharing of information about Cloud Computing.

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