Talk to MySQL Experts

Dmitry Vedenyapin

Head of Technology at AirAsia
I've been using MySQL in my applications for the last 17 years. Will be able to help with writing SQL queries and setting up a cloud server. The key is to use it for the right data!

Audrey Melnik

Founder & CEO at
I often work with clients and get them to expose read only access to the MySQL database to me. This allows me to dig right into the guts of what's going on in your database which helps me to understand your data model and your business. I have exposed data issues in doing this and made suggestion for resolution. This has also enabled me to connect to tools like zapier for integration processes as well as other tools like Google Data Studio for report creation.

Baris Karaman

Vice President of Growth at
I have used both mysql and nosql databases for my regular work and personal projects more than 5 years. I am also an expert on querying and optimization.

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Anand Chowdhary

Co-founder and CEO of Oswald Labs
I've worked on projects of all sizes when it comes to different databases, both SQL and NoSQL. I can help you architect your database schema, setup powerful index-based optimizations and relations, and help you choose the right database for your startup.

“Extremely helpful call with Jason. He genuinely wanted to help and asked questions before the session. Awesome CRO advice that we’ll immediately implement. Will definitely be booking another session when we’re ready!”

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Founder and CEO at
Mentor Kosta Panagoulias

Max completely blew my mind and now I have to reconsider everything I thought I knew about B2B SaaS analytics. We mostly discussed Mixpanel, Google Analytics and Amplitude. How they should be properly setup and some advanced considerations with them.

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