About us

What is VisibleMagic?

VisibleMagic is a team of developers, designers, and dreamers who built a company to solve a huge problem in the tech space: too many ideas die on the vine because tech talent is unavailable or too expensive. Our team uses an onshore model to ensure high quality dev work at low prices and we promise to walk with you every step of the way.

Who started it?

The VisibleMagic founders are:

John BiggsB.S. MIS – Carnegie Mellon / M.A. – NYU
John is an entrepreneur, consultant, writer, and maker. He spent fifteen years as an editor for the New York Times, Gizmodo, CrunchGear, and TechCrunch and has a deep background in hardware startups, 3D printing, and blockchain. He runs the Technotopia podcast about a better future. He has written five books including the best book on blogging, Bloggers Boot Camp, and a book about the most expensive timepiece ever made, Marie Antoinette’s Watch. He lives in Brooklyn, New York.

Viktor Shpak: M.S. Computer Science – Kyiv Poly
Viktor is an experienced coder and leader with a long history of working in the internet industry. Skilled in Blockchain architecture, cryptocurrencies, product management, start-up culture, Agile methodologies, server architecture, web applications, and  Java, he is an entrepreneurial professional with a Master’s Degree in Computer Science from National Technical University of Ukraine. He guides our developers to success again and again.

Jay Donovan: B.A. – Otterbein University / M.B.A. – Capital University
Also a TechCrunch alumnus, Jay spent 20 years in various design, strategy,  technology, and product management roles for a several fortune 500 companies. He keeps the engines at Visible Magic running smoothly.

What do you offer?

The VisibleMagic team is made up of founders, creators, and technical co-founders. Our goal is to give enterprise and small businesses along with startups the best quality software at prices any team can afford. We build VisibleMagic to scratch our own itch and we want to share our skills, experience, and expertise. Contact us today!

Do you have any pets?

The team mascot is Nina.