According to its site, Gigster is the fastest and easiest way to build custom software solutions. The company has amassed the largest network of exceptional developers, designers, and product managers and augments them with data, artificial intelligence, and a rich working environment.

Black Enterprise caught up with Co-founder and CTO Debo Olaosebikan to talk about why he started the company, its growing user base, and how you can get involved if you’re a freelancer. Tell me about your background.

I am a physicist and entrepreneur based in San Francisco. I was born in Nigeria but came to the U.S. to pursue my graduate degree at Cornell.

Now I’m focused on building a platform for better software development as CTO of Gigster, the company I co-founded in 2014. Tell us about Gigster and why you decided to start.

I’ve always been driven to find a way to help a large number of people. I felt like technology was the most scalable way to make this kind of impact, so in collaboration with my co-founder, we created Gigster to address the problem of access to quality software development. Read more from…

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