Our own Cesar Jimenez discusses being a latino entrepreneur with Marcie Quintana, telling us the story of his introduction to tech and becoming a cofounder. After working in accounting for a time, Cesar taught himself programming, landed work in tech, became a teacher at a Portland code school, and the rest is history.

Check out what he’s learned about being a co-founder and self-taught developer, including the importance of personal growth and security, and insights that struck while ordering a Double-Double at In-and-Out.