Evan Tahler

I use my Product Management, Software Engineering, and Leadership skills to help build a team capable of creating world-class Digital Consumer Products.


Evan is looking for what's next! Most recently, he was the Chief Product Officer at Voom, an Airbus Company, providing an urban air mobility to cities around the world.

Evan has deep expertise in building the technical side of B2C products as well as the teams required to do so. He’s helped companies like Disney, TaskRabbit, ModCloth, and Airbus launch new global digital initiatives. He is named on a number of patents focusing on mobile interactions and digital entertainment. Evan is an open-source innovator, and frequent speaker at software development conferences focusing on Product Managment, Node.JS, Rails, and databases.

Evan holds a Masters in Entertainment Technology and BS in Mechanical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.

Open Source

A selction of my open source contributions:


I blog at Medium under the name @evantahler.


Background Tasks in Node.js: A survey with Redis.
May, 2016

for RedisConf, 2016

Node.js' Async programming model allows us to emulate many types of advanced systems. In this talk, we will use node and redis to recreate 7 different types of background job systems, from queues to kafka.

Node for ! (not) HTTP
Dec, 2015

for SF Node, 2015

Node.js is great for all sorts of projects. In this demo, we will use NOde.js to control the lights in our house via the DMX proticol.

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