About Us

Founded by developers. Focused on consulting and technical execution.

NextLink Labs, with an office in Pittsburgh, is a consulting and technical execution company founded by developers. It was built with the mindset that in order for companies, teams, and products to scale the engineer on those projects must be put in a position to succeed.

From our experience, projects that strongly consider an engineer's happiness and productivity are more likely to be on time, more efficient, and scale/age well. Work-life balance is important to us. Taking a vested interest in the growth of our clients is equally important.

Our Team

Jordan Saunders

Jordan Saunders

CEO

​Jordan Saunders has 12 years' experience in this industry. He is dedicated to upholding our company values and delivering the greatest possible experience to our partners.

Matt Haluska

Matt Haluska

Director Of Strategic Initiatives

In early 2019, Matt joined the team at NextLink Labs to help develop digital transformation solutions for small- and medium-sized companies to optimize business outcomes and meet the demands of an ever-increasing digital marketplace.

Jeremy Dodson

Jeremy Dodson

Chief Information Security Officer

Jeremy Dodson has more than 20 years in cybersecurity and information technologies. He is committed to helping companies secure their data, stay current with security practices, and maintain compliance regulations.

Jay Korpi

Jay Korpi

Director of Sales Development and Principal Consultant

A 21-year veteran of the United States Air Force, Jay is a subject matter expert in social engineering and human intelligence (HUMINT) operations. Jay is also a seasoned red team coordinator as well as an expert in physical intrusion and assessments.

Daniel Slapelis

Daniel Slapelis

DevOps Engineer

​Starting with his education in Computer Security, Daniel combines his background in Cybersecurity with his DevOps expertise to deliver secure and maintainable solutions.

Mike Juliano

Mike Juliano

Software Engineer

A highly-motivated, full stack web and mobile developer specializing in React, Django, Angular, AngularJS, Typescript, and Node.

Colin Soleim

Colin Soleim

Software Engineer

For the past 6 years, Colin has been working with Ruby on Rails to deploy high-quality, well-tested products. He enjoys working with companies large and small to ship new features and introduce processes that encourage open communication and better code quality.

Kyle Johnson

Kyle Johnson

Software Engineer

​An ambitious full-stack software developer specializing in Python/Django applications, DevOps, and Big Data

Brian Allen

Brian Allen

Software Engineer

Since graduating with a degree in Software Engineering in 2015, Brian has been working with startups and large corporations building out full stack applications. He specializes in Rails, Node.js, and React.js.

Steve Heneghan

Steve Heneghan

DevOps Engineer

Steve is an analytical, measured, personable tech professional who is passionate about DevOps, automation, and combining operations and development into a cohesive, productive team.

Ian Blyth

Ian Blyth

Director of Marketing

Ian is a veteran marketing professional with over 15 years experience. He’s passionate about metrics, messaging, design, and development. He’s a strong advocate for the health, well-being, and success of engineers and an ardent supporter of collaborative, energetic, and efficient development environments.

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