Isaac J. Hall
2017 Young Alumni Achievement Award
Isaac Hall is the founder of and Technical Fellow at Recurly, a company powering subscription billing for thousands of software, media, mobile, consumer goods, productivity, and publishing businesses.
Isaac experienced the complexities of recurring billing models firsthand at several other companies and saw an opportunity to innovate billing systems with a modern, developer-friendly approach.
Isaac has taken Recurly from the earliest proof-of-concept stage to what now is mission-critical infrastructure for thousands of companies around the world. Recurly processes billions of dollars in payments every year . Recurly has recently integrated with cloud-based accounting platform Xero to streamline even more financial operations for its customers.
As Technical Fellow, Isaac leads R&D projects involving analytics, payments, security, scalability, and machine learning.
Recurly was a 2016 finalist for a CODiE Award from the Software & Information Industry Association.
Prior to Recurly, Isaac co-founded Syncplicity, one of the early companies to use the cloud to securely synchronize, back up, and share files across multiple devices, and among multiple people and organizations. Syncplicity was acquired by EMC Corporation in 2012.