Since obtaining her B.S. in Information and Computer Science from the University of California, Irvine, Summer Swigart has specialized in online growth strategy, product development, SEO best practices and audience building. An accomplished software engineer, Swigart has served as lead engineer at Reed Business Interactive, and Director of Technology at The Groop, where she was responsible for improving overall site traffic and performance through innovative online product development. Her knowledge has been deployed at Hello Design, Oshyn, and The Designory, with past clients including The Economist, Variety, Nissan, and Mercedes. She continues to collaborate with startups delivering both online software products and consulting services.