Sarasota is a wonderful place to live, and as a native to Sarasota I want to do what I can to make it globally known in the world of technology. Everyday I talk tech with the top CTOs from around the world on the Modern CTO Podcast. I see a future where Sarasota is known as a hub for innovation, culture and nature and people. If you know how I can help reach out to me” ~ Joel Beasley

Joel Beasley is Chief Technologist and author of the book Modern CTO; a Best Seller in Technology Leadership and Technical Project Manager on Amazon.

Beasley is the host of the #1 Technology Leadership Podcast in the world with 70k active listeners. The podcast Modern CTO hosts a wide range of Chief Technology Officers from Startup to Enterprise. Recent guests include the CTOs’ of Microsoft, VMware, T-Mobile and Williams Sonoma.

Beasley has a clear vision and passion for modern technology, placing him as one of the most exciting Chief Technology Officers to watch out for.

Beasley began writing code at age 13 selling his first technology by age 18 with a 7 figure exit. In his first three transactions, he developed key relationships with Investors and Chief Technology Officers collaborating and building products in Real Estate, Law, Finance, and Fitness.

Beasley completed a partial education at MIT fueled by the curiosity to understand the lifecycle of an electron as it travels from the powerplant to untimely illuminating a pixel on the computer screen.

Beasley is the President of a charity that designs STEM related children’s books Back to the Moon and Princess Physicist. These books are then donated to orphanages, homeless pregnant woman, and in-need children. Beasley Foundation was formed in February 2017 after Joel, Mitch and Valerie lost their Mother to Leukemia after being diagnosed 6 weeks earlier. Joel and his siblings wanted to do something unique with her life insurance money and the Beasley Foundation was formed.

Beasley is a native to Sarasota, FL along with his wife Michelle and daughter Aria.