John Quinn

  • Former Digg VP Of Engineering Lands At Gilt Groupe

    Former Digg VP Of Engineering Lands At Gilt Groupe

    Well at least one former Digg engineer out there that had a happier Thanksgiving. We’ve gotten word that John Quinn, former Digg VP of Engineering, will be joining luxury discount marketplace Gilt Groupe as VP of Engineering come next Monday. Quinn will be working in the Gilt Groupe New York office under CIO Steve Jacobs. Prior to Gilt Groupe, Quinn had spent three years at Digg and… Read More

  • As Digg Struggles, VP Of Engineering Is Shown The Door

    As Digg Struggles, VP Of Engineering Is Shown The Door

    Ever since Digg launched its new site design, it’s been plagued with all kinds of trouble, not least of which is that it keeps going down. The problems with the new architecture are so bad that VP of Engineering John Quinn is now gone, we’ve confirmed with sources close to Digg. In a Diggnation video today, CEO Kevin Rose explained some of the technical issues the site is dealing… Read More