Author Archives: Rick Radko
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You can’t stage an event like WordCamp Ottawa 2014 without help—and your event organizers have quite a few people to thank. Our attendees First of all, we’d like to thank the hundreds of people who came out, listened, asked questions, … Continue reading Thank You for Helping Make WordCamp Ottawa 2014 a Tremendous Success!
Your organizers couldn’t have staged WordCamp Ottawa 2014 without the generous support of our Sponsors. Sponsor contributions have enabled us to host this event at a phenomenally low cost to the attendees. About 75% of the budget comes from sponsorship. … Continue reading Thank You, WordCamp Ottawa 2014 Sponsors
Mikey is a Happiness Engineer at Automattic where his day to day job is helping people use WordPress, and he absolutely loves it. In previous jobs, Mikey led support efforts at a computer repair shop, a creative firm, and a … Continue reading Speaker Spotlight: Mikey Arce
Rick Radko has been creating web sites and applications since 1996. He launched his first WordPress site in 2008. Rick is at home coding plugins, designing custom themes, building multilingual sites and teaching others to do all of those. His … Continue reading Speaker Spotlight: Rick Radko
Stéphane was a Senior Advisor for the Federal Liberal party for 4 years leading the party to radical growth in online data acquisitions and donations. He currently works for Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com as a VIP Engineer. Stéphane is … Continue reading Speaker Spotlight: Stéphane Boisvert
Jasmine is a WordPress evangelist who enjoys helping people share their most important stories and ideas. She loves teaching and regularly contributes as both an instructor and a mentor to The Ottawa WordPress Group and Ladies Learning Code . This is her second year … Continue reading Speaker Spotlight: Jasmine Vesque
James is an accomplished, forward-thinking marketing professional with 25+ years of multi-disciplinary experience in marketing and marketing communications companies serving high-profile, global brands and B2C clients in consumer packaged goods, durables, transportation, telecommunications and financial services. He has been involved … Continue reading Speaker Spotlight: James Hipkin
I am a Canadian websites designer, developer, speaker, teacher, and consultant who enjoys long walks with shortcodes, functional arguments, and playing with other people’s APIs. Chris is presenting: Tips for WordPress Freelancers (Business) 1) Why do you like using WordPress? WordPress … Continue reading Speaker Spotlight: Christopher Ross
Mo lives in Toronto and wrangles code at WordPress.com (Automattic). He enjoys ice cream and other sugary things. Mo is presenting: The Database Schema 1) Why do you like using WordPress? Extremely flexible for both UI and developers. It’s an easy … Continue reading Speaker Spotlight: Mohammad Jangda