When the offer came to help decamp to Bermuda, he jumped. “Here was my opportunity to just do whatever I’m asked, and if it happens, it does,” he says. “My friends were like, ‘Whoa, you’re working with Oracle? That’s so cool.’ And I was like, “Dude, come help us break down the base.’ I said I could get them a job, but no one wanted to do it. I don’t think any one of them saw what opportunity there was, and frankly, I didn’t either.”
Next thing you know, he’s on the sailing team.