About Us

MakeMe is handcrafted by a small band of software lovers from around the world.

Meet The Team

aka Guinea Pig

aka Guinea Pig


Software user since 1987 (starting on an Apple IIGS). Software entrepreneur since 2001. Most notably, creator of ComDisDome and Scholar Universe (sold to Cambridge Information Group). Samir was previously Innovation Officer for ProQuest and holds a BA in Biology and Government from Claremont McKenna College as well as a JD from the University of Washington School of Law.

aka Maker Bot

aka Maker Bot


An engineering manager and product manager with experience building digital products and services at companies like The New York Times Co., Yahoo! Inc., ProQuest and more. Rao holds a BA in Computer Science from the University of Maryland and has completed Executive Education in Management & Leadership and Strategy and Innovation at MIT Sloan School of Management.

Special thanks to Luke Vink, Diego Chohfi, Brett Horvath, Gina Phillips, Daniel Filho, Caridy Patino, Paula Donegan, Justin from Assembly Co., David and Forest from Cinesaurus, and, last but not least, all of our amazing early players who helped us as we moved from idea to paper to bits.


We'd like to make special mention of some works used in the making of MakeMe. See our Credits page.