said. "Sometimes challenges can be frustrat-
ing, but once you solve them, it's all worth
personality and career path -- and he was
sense for my personality and who I was. And
computer science, it's not the easiest subject
to figure out on your own."
most everything I've done in
my career," he explained.
Bonaventure looking for people in computer
science. It wasn't your typical first job out of
college... I was basically thrown directly into
the fire," Jordan said. "It was a forcing func-
tion to not just rely on other people, but to
figure out how to do it yourself."
rative, which he started in February of 2016,
though, he notes, at first it "didn't look
much like a company at all."
"Usually, though, I know it's time to go to
another company when I can come in and
no longer break a sweat."
dan's Narrative is simple: a
technology company that
to buy and sell data to one an-
we have everything solved," Jor-
dan, Class of 2001, said. "It's re-
ally hard to come into work
every day and not know what
the solution is going to be. I'm
be difficult to overcome,
solving problems makes
his job worth it.
comfort in what
you're doing, you're
innovative products, technologies and services that broadcasts from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange and
the Sprint Flatiron Building Store.
CEO and founder of Narrative, an online platform that connects buyers' and sellers' data