For the past seventeen years, Art Middlekauff has been designing and building software products which help application producers and enterprises increase application usage and enhance software value. In this time he has contributed to the development of such well-known brands as FlexNet Manager, AdminStudio, and InstallShield.
During his tenure at Flexera Software, Art pioneered the development of Software License Optimization, an innovative solution enabling enterprises to gain control of IT assets, reduce software costs, and maintain license compliance. While developing this solution, Art worked directly with several Fortune 1000 companies to ensure that the desired business outcomes were achieved.
Prior to joining the organization, Art spent eight years developing line of business applications for organizations such as Hewitt Associates, Pella Windows and Doors, and Chicago Title and Trust. Art studied computer science at Northwestern University’s McCormick School of Engineering where he received his Bachelor’s degree with honors.