Sampsa Saarela

#digirockstar at Booni

More

Sampsa's bio

CTO & Co-Founder at Booni. #Developer, #Entrepreneur, #Hacker, #Digital, #Digirockstar, #Start-ups Sampsa is one of the best senior technological architects in Finland. He lives in his own world and speaks bits and bytes most of the time but he is still very easy going and understands not only technical but, also, business needs. Sampsa is very motivated and prototype orientated so he really likes to learn new things all the time. Sampsa also has vast experience in guiding multiple teams and projects simultaneously and he finds ways to create even the most outrageous ideas.

Experience

Explore my professional history and get to know the companies I worked at and the roles and responsibilities I've been assigned.

2015 - Current

Creative Technologist & Partner

Mobedig

2013 - Current

CTO & Co-Founder

Booni

2006 - 2013

CTO

!NOOB

2006 - 2006

Developer

CRD Systems Oy

Creative Technologist & Partner

Mobedig

CTO & Co-Founder

Booni

CTO

!NOOB

Developer

CRD Systems Oy

Projects

Take a look at a few of my favorite projects I’ve started or been a part of during the course of my career.

Tapcite

Mobedig

RFID iScape

Ra:tio

Dress the Dancer

WI\SH: Reinventing window shopping

Tapcite

Tapcite is a groundbreaking solution to engage and activate your customers. With the easy-to-use Tapcite web service, you can turn any digital surface, for example an outdoor ad, digital signage or a shopping window, into an engaging and interactive story. Tapcite allows customers to use their own trusted mobile devices to control, follow, participate or take the story with them.

Mobedig

Mobedig Ltd. is a newly founded insight & innovation startup. Our biz is superior customer experience management through connecting offline to online. Our digital solutions and innovation services help you better lead, run and measure the customer experiences you offer.

RFID iScape

Stereoscape RFID iScape turns physical products – cosmetics, clothing, toys, packaged foods etc. – into an interactive digital story with the help of RFID tags attached to the products. As a customer picks up an article, the RFID tag triggers a nearby digital screen to display videos, photos and other content related to the selected product.

Ra:tio

Suhde Ra:tio visualizes key indicators from different kinds of data sources into a beautiful life-like infographic which is surrounded by data combining creative tools and templates and reactive models to name but a few properties. All these things help you reach your goals and keep you and your staff motivated and on top of an increasing amount of data.

Dress the Dancer

Stereoscape Dress the Dancer is an interactive window shopping concept with eye-catching video content and mobile interaction for today’s digitally empowered customers, who can drive the experience using their omnipresent smartphones as remote control.

WI\SH: Reinventing window shopping

TBWA has turned the expression “window shopping” into a reality with technology that allows consumers to buy items from an interactive shop window using their smartphones. The innovation is being pioneered at the adidas NEO store in Nürnberg, Germany.

Skills

A concise list of some of the most valuable professional skills I possess. My tricks of the trade and what I can bring to the table.

CSS

XHTML

Git

ActionScript

Web Development

User Experience

PHP

HTML 5

jQuery

User Interface Design

WordPress

Web Applications

Photoshop

MySQL

OS X

JavaScript

HTML

Flash

JSON

Subversion

Agile Web Development

Node.js

OOP

XML

Scrum

Cloud Applications

Amazon Web Services (AWS)

User Interface

Socket.io

CMS

MongoDB

System Architecture

Linux

Mac OS X

Java

AJAX

Apache

MVC

DMX

Continuous Integration

AngularJS

Mobile Devices

Start-ups

Lean Startup

Entrepreneurship

Contact

Get in touch with me if you would like to do business together, share an idea or just say hello.

Finland

+358408258386

SuccessThank you, your message has been successfully sent!Close
ErrorError sending message, please try again!Close