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Chad standing in a blue green plaid shirt

Hi there πŸ‘‹

My name is Chad Metcalf. πŸ‘¨β€πŸ’» I have been workin on open source projects for 20 years. I've been a developer, run infrastructure, loved build & release, and took a tour in sales. I've worked in six startups over the years (Arch Rock, Cloudera, WibiData, Puppet, Docker, and Gitpod). Currently, I am advising startups at the beginning of their go to market journey. From technical sales, to OSS strategy, to succeeding in a competitive cloud world. If this sounds like it might be interesting to your startup I am happy to talk. Find me below.

πŸ’¬ Ask me about:

  • 🐳 Docker, WSL, ZSH, development environments.
  • Open Source. Startups. Technical Sales.

πŸ”­ I’m currently working on:

  • πŸ’– Advising early startups.

πŸ“« How to reach me:

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Headshot πŸ“· by Danielle Leong 8bit graphics 🎨 by Esther Saggese


  1. changelog-generator changelog-generator Public

    GitHub Action to generate changelogs, release notes, whatever

    JavaScript 134 32

  2. docker-action-examples docker-action-examples Public

    Makefile 135 35

  3. tailzone tailzone Public

    Create a BIND Zone from the devices in a Tailscale account