Yearbook Machine
What's the story?

Yearbook Machine was started in 2009 by Dan Barker. He had experienced the pain of making his own school yearbook and wanted to provide a better alternative. We’ve been based in London since 2010 and have experienced rapid growth since then - serving 50 schools and colleges in 2011, and over 250 in 2014.

We believe the key to making great technology is ensuring close integration between design and engineering. We have always placed a strong emphasis on both disciplines, to ensure that our end products satisfy and delight our customers.

For more information about what we’re currently up to, check out our blog or follow us on Twitter or Facebook.

The Team
Some of the men and women in the Machine

Dan Barker
Co-Founder, Design & Engineering

Dan has spent the last few years working tirelessly on Yearbook Machine, tweaking every aspect of our book production process and designs to make our products the best available. Dan studied Economics at Cambridge University before leaving to run Yearbook Machine full time.

Jess Brandler
Account Manager

With a BA from Cambridge University and an MA from the Central European University, Jess is the most qualified member of the team. She’s also the best at table tennis and the most fluent speaker of Hungarian. Jess works hard to make sure all of our customers are happy and that everything is running smoothly behind the scenes.

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