Paul Merrill is Principle Software Engineer in Test and Founder of Beaufort Fairmont Automated Testing Services. His more than 17 years of experience as software engineer, tester, manager, consultant and project manager have shaped his views on software development. Paul works with clients every day to accelerate testing, reduce risk, and increase the efficacy of testing processes. An entrepreneur, tester, software engineer, and speaker, Paul has a unique perspective on launching and maintaining quality products. Paul speaks regularly at major testing conferences and monthly webinars. He hosts Reflection as a Service, a podcast about software development and entrepreneurship. He hosts test automation webinars monthly at beaufortfairmont.com/webinars. Follow Paul on Twitter @dpaulmerrill.