👋 Hi, I'm Brian Dainton,
an engineering leadership coach based in Austin, Texas.
People first, tech second
I believe in leading dev teams with compassion, so I make videos, write, and speak about it.
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Built a life as a tech founder x 4 and a long-time engineering leader. Won an Emmy Award along the way. Born and raised in Chicago. Computer Science at UIUC. Married and living in Austin. Trying to be a good husband and dad.
Outside of coaching, I'm a startup advisor, mentor, and speaker.