This is how I first met Eugene. We were following each other on Twitter (probably due to similar interests), he saw that I checked in at Coffee Society, then realized he had seen me there before. We DM’d a couple times saying how cool it was to make that connection, and left it at that.
I also spend a lot of time on the SF Reddit thread. A lot. I saw noticed a guy’s email signature on one of the emails. It said “Zanker Road”, so I messaged him and invited him to lunch (I work on Zanker). Eugene messaged me back, “Wow, serendipity really does follow you around, doesn’t it?” [...]