About Rogue Amoeba

Strange name. Great software.

Company Basics

Rogue Amoeba Software is a privately held software company, based in the USA with offices around the globe. Since 2002, we've been making tools for MacOS to assist you with all your audio needs. In that time we've delighted tens of thousands of users and received some of the highest honors in the industry.

Our Products

Our lineup of award-winning audio software includes our home streamer Airfoil, audio recorder Audio Hijack, routing tool Loopback, and more!

Communications


Contact Us

Snail Mail

Rogue Amoeba Software
3 Jackson Ave. #2
Boston, MA 02113

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Press Info


Press Kit

Our press kit offers an exploration of each of our products, describing what they do and how they're used. You'll also find in-depth information about Rogue Amoeba.

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Press Releases

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Further Inquiries

We hope the information in our press kit and press releases proves useful with questions journalists may have about Rogue Amoeba.

If you need anything else, don't hesitate to contact Paul Kafasis directly.

Top-Notch Staff


Chris Barajas

Support Technician

Chris joined Rogue Amoeba in 2010 to handle technical support, and he's been helping users and improving processes ever since.

Chris lives in Rochester, NY and in his free time he enjoys walks and bike rides with his wife and their golden retriever. Don't worry, the dog has his own trailer, so he doesn't have to pedal.

Robert Charlton

Support Technician

Robert is the newest addition to our technical support team, and he's here and ready to assist with anything you need.

Robert lives in Somerville, MA. Between walks for iced coffee, he tinkers endlessly with sound, music, words and software (often in tandem). He hopes to assist many others in doing the same.

Lee Falin

Mac & Windows Software Engineer

Over multiple stints with Rogue Amoeba in the past decade, Lee has served as a support tech, a Windows dev, and now a Mac dev as well.

Lee's written software to help answer questions about the genetics of microorganisms. Naturally, the perfect job for him is working for a software company named after a microorganism.

Grant Farr

Mac Software Engineer

After 1.5 decades of programming in the hinterlands, Grant was thrilled to join Rogue Amoeba, so he could work on top-notch audio software for you. Yes, you!

Grant is Australian, which means all of his code tends to run upside down. Despite his nickname of "surly", he's actually quite likable and will have a beer with anyone at least once.

Nathan Tiddy

Mac Software Engineer

Nathan lives in a small farming town in New Zealand, with his wife and two children. For several years now, his day-to-day activities have been a mix of feeding a baby, running a goat farm, and making and recording music.

In more recent years, Nathan's taken up programming. Before joining our team, he created a handy little utility called “menuBUS”. He's delighted to work on more audio tools here at Rogue Amoeba.

Neale Van Fleet

Designer

Neale joined us at Rogue Amoeba in 2015 to help with all of our design needs. In short order, you'll see more and more of his stellar work on our site and in our apps.

Neale lives in snowy Montreal with his wife and son. When not drawing rectangles and other shapes on a screen, he reads, takes photos, and dabbles with physical design and art projects. He also once designed and built a robot that appeared on a robot combat show, back when that was a thing.

Ed Wynne

Mac Software Engineer

Ed joined Rogue Amoeba in 2011, after years of providing contract work on some very important code. He's one of the brains behind our backend audio capture technology, and has now also led development of Loopback.

Ed lives in the semi-wilds of Michigan, near Ann Arbor. He mitigates the isolation of remote work with a strict regimen of pessimistic optimism and crotchety old man behavior. No doubt time spent with his wife, two kids, and two dogs also helps.

Founders


Paul Kafasis

CEO/LACKEY

Paul serves as the public face of Rogue Amoeba and handles product management for all of Rogue Amoeba's applications, as well as tackling the innumerable tasks no one else wants.

When not working, Paul attempts to give the world a laugh in places like his humor site.

Quentin Carnicelli

CTO/TOOLSMITH

Quentin currently oversees the entire engineering team, as well as handling all the backend code that's necessary to keep Rogue Amoeba running.

Quentin enjoys a life in the bucolic countryside, puttering with his CNC plasma cutter, 200A arc welder, and mini-excavator.

Alex Lagutin

SENIOR PROGRAMMER/HEAD OF R & D

Alex is the mind behind the original Audio Hijack concept, as well as the backends of many of Rogue Amoeba's applications.

Alex first took up programming in the early ’90s while in the Soviet army, but just like his motherland, he has since embraced capitalism.