Cory Thomas

Cory Thomas

VP Engineering at Copper

 LinkedIn profile

Seniority

12 Years

Hierarchy

Executive

Management Experience

Scaling Team
Leadership
Productivity
Hiring
Team processes
Agile / Scrum

I'm Cory, the VP Engineering for Copper where I'm focused on the strategic alignment of our technical teams with our mission.

Sorry, I am not currently available for mentoring sessions.

Stories

Increasing Team Velocity By Increasing Team Autonomy
9 July

Cory Thomas talks about how he was able to help his teams to increase their velocity by increasing their autonomy and ensuring they were aligned with the company’s vision.

Underperformance
Team processes
Managing Expectations
Productivity
EM
Cory Thomas

Cory Thomas

VP Engineering at Copper

Controlling Your Technical Debt
9 July

Cory Thomas talks about how his company’s technical debt grew too large and the steps he took to control it.

Dev Processes
Team processes
Career Path
Coaching / Training / Mentorship
EM
Cory Thomas

Cory Thomas

VP Engineering at Copper

Experience

Senior Solutions Architect

SpaMedica

Aug 2007 - Sep 2011

Software Developer

LiveHive Systems

Feb 2007 - Aug 2007

Developer/Bus. Analyst

Open Text Corporation

Jul 2002 - Jan 2007

Web/Software Developer

Epiculture Inc.

May 1998 - Jul 2002

Director Of Engineering

InVision

Jun 2018 - Mar 2020

Technical Director

Xello

Sep 2011 - Jan 2015

VP Engineering

Xello

Jan 2015 - Jun 2018

VP Engineering

Copper

Mar 2020 - current

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