Zachary Flower is a freelance web developer, writer and polymath. He has an eye for simplicity and usability, and strives to build products with both the end user and business goals in mind. He has always taken a strong stand against needlessly reinventing the wheel. His background includes building projects for the NSA and creating features for companies such as Name.com and Buffer. He can often be found advocating the use of well-established third-party and open source technology to improve the efficiency and reliability of development projects.