Rebekah Leslie-Hurd :: Software Engineer, Compiler Team Lead
Rebekah is a computer scientist with a love of computer architecture and the software systems that make hardware work. Although her career has been devoted to these low-level systems, including designing hardware architecture extensions at Intel, Rebekah prefers to approach these areas through the lens of higher level abstractions and modern computer science techniques: coding in functional programming languages and making use of strong static types. As the head of the compiler team, Rebekah’s focus is on leveraging Groq hardware to achieve best-in-class performance for machine learning workloads. When she isn’t working, you’ll find Rebekah riding her bike, traveling the world, and raising two small humans.
Brian Holley :: Vice President, Sales
Brian brings over two decades of sales leadership experience to Groq. Prior to joining Groq, he led sales teams globally for semiconductor giants Intel and Altera. Brian’s daily mission is to energize and empower the sales team to deliver superior solutions that enable customer success while ultimately delivering on Groq’s relentlessly customer-first commitment. He holds a BS in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University. In his free time, Brian enjoys playing golf, soccer, scuba diving, snowboarding, and church activities but most importantly spending time with his wife and daughter.
Adrian Macias :: Machine Learning Systems Specialist
A principal technologist with advanced degrees in both Communications and Signal Processing, Adrian Macias has over 20 years of experience in every aspect of development. He began his career as a NASA engineer, and then became a tech startup entrepreneur before moving to technology and leadership roles at major fortune 500 semiconductor companies. As a machine learning system specialist, Adrian is passionate about helping others to use Groq’s technology to build elegant solutions for machine learning workloads. When Adrian isn’t traveling the globe supporting Groq customers, he enjoys living in San Diego with his family.