Jake Fields is the founder and CTO of Platform Science, Inc., an emerging company in the connected vehicle and transportation technology space. Prior to Platform Science, Jake founded Treeline Interactive, Inc. a San Diego based custom development agency that builds mobile apps and wearables, solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT), including hardware, and complex web applications.
Jake is a leader in tech product development and IoT innovation. He co-founded his first tech company at age 22 and three additional companies over a the past decade. In his career, Jake has helped large corporations radically reinvent themselves, while also fostering a supportive structure that helps startups iterate and get to market.
Jake has also leveraged his personality and entrepreneurship to build a distinctive company brand that embraces the Southern California lifestyle of creativity, recreation, and flexibility. A rarity in the tech industry, Jake’s businesses are also known for their inclusiveness, diversity, socially responsible efforts. His leadership has spawned innovation movements in manufacturing, transportation, aerospace, entertainment and the medical industry; partnering with public and private sectors leaders including: ESPN, Viacom, Loreal, PWC, Schneider, Eli Lilly, Carlos Slim institute, FDA and NASA.