Det Ansinn founded BrickSimple in 2002. Under his leadership, the company has become one of the fastest growing and most ground breaking product development firms in the country.
As a business owner and serial entrepreneur who started coding when he was six years old, Det has been an active advocate for small business and technology innovation policy. He played an active role on President Obama’s White House Business Council and served as council president in Doylestown, Pa., where BrickSimple is headquartered. From his work with startups to training the next generation of entrepreneurs, Det approaches business and job creation from a progressive perspective.
Det has provided technology business analysis and commentary for Bloomberg Television, BusinessWeek, MIT Technology Review, Talking Points Memo, and MTV. He’s a graduate of Drexel University with a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering and earned an Honorable Discharge from the USAFR. He’s an avid car aficionado, political junkie and gamer.