Picture Interview: Dave Fowler, Founder of Chartio


In case you couldn’t tell, I’m pretty intrigued by data (from data visualization tools to Big Data), so naturally I was interested in learning more about Chartio, “The easiest business dashboard you’ll ever use.” You pop your data in and Chartio makes it look nice and readable. It’s definitely worth a look if you are looking to derive intelligence from your troves of data (like Google Analytics, SQL, Excel, etc). As cool as Chartio is, I wanted to know a little bit more about Dave Fowler, the founder of Chartio. I asked Dave to take/provide 3 pictures and captions from his smartphone to give us a glimpse into his life. Here’s what he came up with:


I typically have a lot of stuff on my desk. I use a pretty old 13″ Macbook and a 27″ Mac monitor. On my screen is Chartio which I of course check many times a day. I have a Fujitsu ScanSnap for scanning and signing documents. I drink a lot of green tea so those are always hanging around. I keep a daily list of TO DO items on a notecard that I keep right infront of my keyboard. About 6 months ago I hand built a holder for all of those notecards. When I was younger I did a lot of woodworking, and now I can ...

There’s more to this article! Click the button to continue reading.

Top recommendations for you:


10 Exciting iPhone 7 Rumors

I expect very big things from the next iPhone: the iPhone 7. I feel like Apple’s gotten a bit lazy on the industrial design front…