About Wildcat Software.

Founded in 2014, Wildcat Software takes talented students and combines them with cutting edge technology to produce high quality work at a reasonable rate. We have a wide variety of backgrounds and majors, including Computer Science, Information Technology, Digital Entertainment Technology, and Management Information Systems. Since its founding, Wildcat Software has partnered with ACU as a student-run organinzation. This provides us with the knowledge and expertise of faculty and staff while also giving students the opportunity to work on real world projects.

The unique student-run aspect of this company is an incredible opportunity for students to gain experience running their own business and is the only venture of its kind in the nation.


About Wildcat Ventures

Wildcat Ventures is a collection of nine student-run businesses. With more than sixty employees, students are continuously looking for new opportunities and ways to launch new businesses.


Our employees

Leadership






Brandon DeLano

ACU Staff Mentor

Brandon has a Bachelor's of Science in Computer Science from Oklahoma Christian University. Over the last 8 years, he has professionally developed with ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#, PHP, MySQL, PostgreSQL, MSSQL Server, and Linux/Ubuntu. Brandon’s technical interests include .NET on Linux, back end development, SCRUM and agile processes, and training good Software Engineers.




Nik Grau

CEO

Nik is a graduate student with a Bachelor's degree in Information Systems and a minor in Information Technology from ACU. He is currently working on a Master of Science in management with a concentration in business analytics from ACU Dallas. He enjoys working with MYSQL and Python, as well as managing system development teams.



Project Managers




Raquel Dottle

Raquel is a senior Management and Information Systems major from Ambato, Ecuador. She enjoys working with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, InVision, and Python. Other interests include User Experience design, managing technical teams, and utilizing foreign language skills.




Gideon Luck

Gideon is a senior Computer Science major from Kerrville, Texas. He enjoys working with C++, ML, and JavaScript, as well as exploring Human-Computer Interaction.



Developers




Korbin Ancell

Senior Developer

Korbin is a senior Computer Science major with an Information Technologies and Math Minor from Abilene, Texas. He enjoys using C++, PHP, MySQL, C#, and Java, and has side projects utilizing Raspberry Pi and Arduino.




Jared Arthurs

Junior Developer

Jared is a junior Computer Science Major from Houston, Texas. He enjoys working with C++, Java, Swift, and MySQL, as well as research into utilizing Artificial Intelligence Systems.




Collin Blanchard

Senior Developer

Collin is a senior Computer Science major from Colorado Springs, Colorado. He enjoys working with C++, C#, HTML, JavaScript, Lua, and PHP, as well as Human-Computer Interaction.




Holly Buff

Senior Developer

Holly is a senior Computer Science major from Abilene, Texas. She enjoys working with C++, C#, and Lua, as well as web design and Human-Computer Interaction.




Ryan Case

Junior Developer

Ryan is a senior Digital Entertainment Technologies Major with a Computer Science Minor from Palestine, Texas. He enjoys working with Maya 2016, Unity, Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, and C++.




Stephen McGregor

Senior Developer

Stephen is a senior Computer Science major with Digital Entertainment Technology minor from San Antonio, Texas. He enjoys working with C++, C#, Lua, MySQL, and Swift. His other interests include Adobe and Autodesk products, Unity 3D game engine, and Unreal Engine 4.




Virginia Pettit

Senior Developer

Virginia is a senior Computer Science major from Abilene, Texas. She enjoys working with C++, C#, MySQL, HTML, CSS, and Adobe products. Her other interests include front-end development and research in the fields of Human-Computer Interaction and Artificial Intelligence.




Jordan Williams

Senior Developer

Jordan is a senior Computer Science major from Fort Worth, Texas. He enjoys working with C++, C#, MySQL, Objective-C, Java, and Swift. Jordan is interested in using Swift for both professional and personal iOS projects.