People profile - Karl Schwirz

Slalom's Karl Schwirz

Karl Schwirz


  • Favorite quote
    I try my best remember to hold up and enjoy life: "Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." - Matthew Brodderick as Ferris Bueller
  • What attracted you to Slalom?
    Loved the culture the second I stepped in the door. Interesting people, interesting projects, this is a place where I can grow.
  • Experience
    I joined Slalom after starting my career at Tallan where I was a Sr. Consultant primarily working with Web Development and Microsoft Technologies.
  • What was your first job?
    Salesman at The Sharper Image
  • People would be surprised to hear that I worked as…
    A garden specialist at the Home Depot
  • I have lived/worked in the following cities…
    Torrington, CT - Storrs, CT - Trumbull, CT - Farmington, CT - Cambridge MA
  • I speak the following languages…
    English and bad Spanish
  • Education
    The University of Connecticut - B.S. Computer Science '09
  • Hobbies
    Hiking and Traveling with my Wife, Daughter, and Dog
    Instruments: Saxophone, Baritone Horn, learning Guitar
    Beer Brewing
    Budding Blogger