About 29th Street Publishing

David Jacobs, CEO

David, a founder of 29th Street Publishing, previously founded Apperceptive, which was acquired by Six Apart in 2008. At Six Apart, he was vice president of services & platform products.

Alaina Browne, General Manager

Alaina was the founding general manager of Serious Eats, the largest independent food community and publication on the web and winner of two James Beard Awards. At Serious Eats, she was responsible for business operations and led product development for 6.5 years.

Greg Knauss, Developer

Greg is a system administrator, the author of Rainy Day Fun and Games for Toddler and Total Bastard, and the creator of the iOS app Romantimatic.

Duncan Regan, Developer

Duncan, recently returned to America from Tokyo, is a front-end developer and co-creator of the online arts and literary magazine TYO Mag. His background is in literature—he holds an M.A. from Temple University in poetry—and his favorite book is Moby-Dick.

Nora Bearman, Project Manager

Nora joins 29th Street Publishing from Byliner, where she was a product manager for iOS. She has a background in literature and is the co-founder of Raw Bushwick.

Matt Jacobs, Designer

Matt is a designer and front-end developer, but is up for anything if it leads to a great product. He is the co-founder of Kidpost, ran product at OkCupid Labs, and worked on content systems at Say Media and Six Apart. In a former life, he was the founding editor of a burger blog.

Brooke Storm, DevOps Engineer

Brooke is a sysadmin and systems architect. She holds an master‘s in Library and Information Science with a background in managing digital collections and web programming. When she isn‘t working, she blogs, reads Terry Pratchett, and performs circus sideshow acts for fun and profit.