Title: Senior Web Developer
Education: Computer Science
School: University of Virginia
Sports Team: UVA
Favorite Quote: “Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. ” -A. Einstein
J.R. is a graduate of the University of Virginia and started his professional career as Director of Data Processing for RJK Corporation, Virginia’s largest private investment company.
Since then, Mr. Getches worked in New York City for Dow Jones as a Senior Programmer/Analyst developing their Foreign Currency and Precious Metals Trading Systems.
J.R. then moved to Los Angeles to be Director of Strategic Development for the publicly traded Recovery Network, and as part of the Tickets.com launch team where he was again Senior Programmer.
In 2004, J.R. moved back to the east coast to become Webmaster of Motley Rice LLC, running their internet operations. He has also been an internet consultant for many regional companies including The Post & Courier, Charleston Mercury, People Matter, and Green Wizard.
In his spare time, J.R. is a photographer and musician.