Who Are We?
Established in 2013, headquartered in Los Angeles, CA, and comprised of the best and brightest industry vets, Big Fire Innovations, LLC. is an emerging company in the field of mobile applications development. We focus on creating highly engaging mobile app experiences that connect people, solve everyday problems, and deliver quality content, so you can spend less time dealing with the technology and more time enjoying the things you care about. Big Fire Innovations is positioned to ignite the mobile app marketplace.
We create social, commerce, and content experiences that simplify your life so you can spend less time dealing with the technology and more time enjoying the things you care about.
Targeting several core areas (social, commerce, and content delivery), we are developing mobile apps that are geared toward making life easier and more fun. We aim to provide a pathway to the discovery of experiences, ideas and innovation by connecting people, creating community and fostering cohesion between similar groups. With a billion different apps available to mobile users, Big Fire Innovations is producing relevant products for mass adoption.
With over a decade of design and UX experience in the web and mobile space, Leo has led numerous projects from visual concepts to full scale platform launches. With MTV Networks, he helped create one of the first viral tools that heavily integrates user-generated loyalty which received two broadband Emmy nominations. At Virgin Digital he designed one of the first online full-service digital music environments, international music subscriptions, and download services.
Will has held executive roles in such revolutionary companies as MP3.com and HelloMusic.com. Focused on creating mutually beneficial, strategic partnerships and engaging marketing campaigns, Will has worked with Jenny Craig, Hilton Hotels and 24-Hour Fitness, and consulted with Dell, Napster, HP, Apple, and NASA. Raising almost half-a-billion dollars for a variety of companies, A classically-trained musician, Will has been a touring artist, and written scores for television and film.
Vissu is a leading software architect and technology guru with experience in SOA, SaaS, and mobile platforms. He has designed and deployed large scale streaming applications such as CBS Radio 2.0 and Muve Music. Vissu has also led projects at WebMD, Bank Of America, and Farmers Insurance. Through Tecordeon Inc. he has consulted with numerous international clients in developing web and mobile applications via cross platform technologies such as Xamarin and PhoneGap.
As a senior systems engineer Roy has designed, configured, and administered large scale web infrastructures for such projects as a VOIP network for a leading telecom firm and Radio 2.0, one of the largest streaming radio and on-demand music services for CBS Radio, AOL Radio, and Yahoo Music. Most recently, Roy served as an architect for the hardware and network infrastructure powering the Muve Music application for Cricket Communications which currently serves more than 1.5 million users.
Matt's extensive experience in the field of web and mobile QA has included projects for CBS Radio 2.0, Amazon Radio, AOL Radio, Virgin Digital, Radio Free Virgin, and Fox Networks Group. He led QA efforts on the internationalization of the Muve Music application for Cricket Communications which has appeared on Apple iOS, Android, and Brew. Paralleling his career in QA, Matt has been a pioneer as a recording engineer, completing all post-production work on the feature film, The Mirror.
"Design is a funny word. Some people think design means how it looks. But of course, if you dig deeper, it's really how it works."− Steve Jobs, CEO Apple
"The heart and soul of the company is creativity and innovation."− Robert Iger, CEO Disney
"Genius is the ability to put into effect what is on your mind."− F. Scott Fitzgerald
"Great minds discuss ideas; average minds discuss events; small minds discuss people."− Eleanor Roosevelt