BalloonBox was incorporated in Vancouver, BC in Feb 2020 and initially started off as a data science studio. Staying grounded in our data science background, BalloonBox started providing software engineering services.
The eventuality of diving deep into Web3 was an inevitability as BalloonBox once more broadened its value offering to Web3 services towards the end of 2021.
We value challenging problems, working with ethical businesses and creating harmonious relationships between business problems and technology.
Our team is based on-site at our office
at 999 Canada Place, Vancouver.
In 2022, we started building and experimenting with products and toolsets all developed in-house. This has helped us build client products using reproducible tech.
We started to diversify into Web3 and broadened our value offering to Web3 services towards the end of 2021. We successfully completed several web3 projects in 2022.
We moved from Mount Pleasant into our new downtown offices with a beautiful waterfront view.
Staying grounded in our data science background, BalloonBox started providing software engineering services mainly focused on fintech.
BaloonBox was incorporated in Vancouver, BC in Feb 2020, and initially started off as a data science studio.
Our team is all based on-site at our offices at 999 Canada Place, Vancouver.
We collectively speak 11 languages, and code in just as many!
Michael founded BalloonBox in February 2020 shortly after moving from Cape Town to Vancouver. He loves using tech as a vehicle for solving problems and generally finds financial problems the most challenging to solve.
Michael loves his team more than his job.
Head of Consulting
Ronnie spearheads BalloonBox's consulting services and joined the company in 2020. Ronnie is a key component of creating a thriving culture in the workplace.
His focus at BalloonBox is product, architecture and quality assurance.
Irene is a backend developer and Data Scientist who programs the backend logic (APIs and Smart Contracts) of web3 dApps. Two great passions of hers are discrete optimization and blockchain technology.
She is fluent in Italian and German.
Mayllon is a software engineer who designs and develops APIs, databases, and system integrations. He is curious and passionate about constantly learning new things, and believes that learning by doing is a great way to grow, even when that means 'failing forward'.
He is fluent in Portuguese and an avid sportsman.
Vincent is a backend and smart contract engineer who is passionate about Web3 development.
Outside the office, he enjoys playing video games and going to the gym.
Vincent is fluent in Cantonese.
Jek is a robotics engineer turned full stack developer who is passionate about building solutions to real life problems. He loves the struggle of continuous learning and is not afraid to tackle the unknown. He doesn’t shy away from any challenges, no matter how hard.
Outside of work, she loves spending time in nature.