I currently work at Golden Hippo Media as a WordPress Developer, WooCommerce Product Manager, and Engineering Lead. I collaborate with staff throughout the company. My responsibilities involve building and supporting several dozen websites contributing to a quarter billion in annual revenues.
As an affiliate program partner of Benchmark Email, I built and currently maintain a WordPress community plugin, Benchmark Email Lite.
I was a full-time WordPress Developer at Pongos Interactive from March 2013 to July 2016. The following were some of my accomplishments while working there. Association Engine (see main post) Attended Abila Users' and Developers' Conference (AUDC) trade show (2013, 2014) Spoke (telecon) at WordCamp Baltimore 2013 Attended NTEN Leading Change Summit (LCS) 2014 Attended NTEN... Continue Reading →
During my employment with Pongos Interactive I primarily focused on this product, and chiefly engineered it, training a few new developers over the past year to contribute to it as projects began expanding rapidly. This product offers single sign on with Abila netFORUM (Association Management System) and WordPress open source CMS.
I am a volunteer Board Member of Shadow Ranch Homeowner's Association. We meet monthly to go over financials, new and old business. We oversee our local Community Manager in dealing with homeowner and vendor tasks in our 44-unit townhouse community. I also manage their WordPress.com website, homeowner email distribution system, and Google Groups (internal) system.
During my employment with Pongos Interactive I worked on two WordPress projects for the National Council On Aging (NCOA).
I was a Founder and WordPress Developer at beAutomated from 2009 to March 2013. The following are some of my accomplishments from this work. Attended WordCamp San Francisco 2009 Client: All In One Academics (see main post) Product: Benchmark Email Lite WP plugin (see main post) Client: Big Cat Rescue - Converted legacy store DB into WP... Continue Reading →
While at beAutomated, Randy and I collaborated with Zack Katz on his BigCommerce plugin for WordPress. We developed the plugin for a few months between versions 1.2 to 1.5.
All In One Applications was a client with my consulting business, beAutomated. We built a Plugin called Resume Builder that creates the ability for high school students preparing for college scholarships.
O'Loughlin Trade Shows was a client with my consulting business, beAutomated. We built a WordPress Plugin to help a trade show company that operates 12 different regional events. For all of their events, they host a searchable list of exhibitors. This provides exhibitors the ability to log in and maintain their own custom profile, or an extended profile with a Google Map, the ability to upload a logo, product photos, and a video. Monetization was through charges for exhibitors and a little extra for the ability to utilize the extended profile.