Philadelphia, PA., September 3, 2013 — BuLogics, Inc., an Internet of Things development company announced that Spencer Russell has joined the BuLogics Advisory Board, where he will continue to contribute and shape BuLogics’ future. Russell was recently accepted to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) doctoral program at the prestigious Media Lab, where he will help change how sensor networks augment and mediate human experience, interaction, and perception.
“We are very excited that Spencer will be pursing his dream at such a prestigious institution. While we will miss his contributions and companionship, we know that he will conquer the world and create new breakthroughs,” stated BuLogics Chairman Mirka Walczak.
Spencer began his career at BuLogics in June of 2010 as an Embedded Software Engineer, and became Chief Engineer in 2011. During his tenure Spencer introduced agile methods and modern software practices like test-driven development, distributed version control, and open-source software in an embedded context, bringing BuLogics years ahead of “industry standard.” He also revamped BuLogics’ software with a modular architecture, enabling unprecedented growth and the creation of products such as BuLogics’ LibSAPI library.
“I’m thrilled to be beginning my journey at the Media Lab, which has been an inspiration for me for so long. I’m proud of the work I’ve done helping to build a solid foundation at BuLogics and I’m excited to contribute at a more strategic level to see what this talented team builds as it continues to grow,” said Mr. Russell.
Speaking on behalf of the Board of Advisors, Chairman Walczak added, “Spencer has demonstrated great creativity and business savvy in advancing BuLogics engineering team and technology solutions. I am confident in his ability to continue to build value for our company going forward. Spencer is a seasoned technician who knows our industry, business model and the BuLogics organization extremely well; we look forward to working with him in this new capacity.”
Prior to joining BuLogics, Mr. Russell earned a Bachelor of Arts from Oberlin College and a Bachelor of Science from Columbia University.
About MIT Media Lab
Actively promoting a unique, antidisciplinary culture, the MIT Media Lab goes beyond known boundaries and disciplines, encouraging the most unconventional mixing and matching of seemingly disparate research areas. It creates disruptive technologies that happen at the edges, pioneering such areas as wearable computing, tangible interfaces, and affective computing. The Lab is committed to looking beyond the obvious to ask the questions not yet asked questions whose answers could radically improve the way people live, learn, express themselves, work, and play. For more information, please visit www.media.mit.edu
About BuLogics, Inc.
BuLogics tests and certifies wireless protocol devices and ecosystems and is one of two global test houses for the 800+ device Z-Wave catalog. Using proprietary code libraries and associated methodologies, BuLogics also develops and licenses custom software solutions for International Fortune 500 companies and product manufacturers. For more information, please visit www.BuLogics.com.