Nick, an Electrical Engineer and Computer Science veteran with extensive experience in the Telecommunications / Software industry in US and Greece, has been involved with opensource projects since 2002 and is loving it. He is a member of the Community Builder team on Joomlapolis as is known as nant in the Joomla universe.
Website URL: http://www.joomlapolis.com
A Mechanical Engineer turned web developer I am mostly known as the lead developer of Akeeba Backup, the leading open source backup solution for Joomla!. When not working on my flagship software I enjoy squashing Joomla!bugs, writing articles about Joomla!, helping out with this magazine and playing the guitar.
Website URL: http://www.dionysopoulos.me
Hi, I'm Niels, owner of BSDS, a software development company from Germany near the Danish border.
I started programming already in the mid of the 70s in the last century. I'm programming PHP/MySQL for many years now, specialized in Mambo in 2004 and switched to Joomla! at its very early beginning. In 2006 I joined Joomla!'s Quality & Testing Workgroup, and was a member till its end; now I'm member of the Joomla! Bug Squad.
Dutch webdeveloper creating websites for medium and small sized companies. Develops in Java and PHP and has worked with multiple frameworks. Works with Joomla for a year now and tries to incorporate other frameworks for easier component development.
Website URL: http://www.paulderaaij.nl
Paul is a freelance web solutions provider based in Parker, Colorado, USA. He is the President of the board of directors for Open Source Matters, a former member of the Joomla! Community Leadership Team, a former Webmaster for the Joomla! community portal, and he was the founding Lead Editor for the Joomla! Community Magazine.
Website URL: http://www.joomla.org
Peter Martin is a Joomla Specialist from Nijmegen, Netherlands. His company db8 (founded in 2005) offers Joomla consultancy, website implementation, (technical) support and custom Joomla extension development.
Peter organizes monthly meetings Open Coffee Nijmegen and Linux User Group Nijmegen.
Website URL: http://www.db8.nl/
Pravin Daryani is the co-founder of ApeForest - a marketing company that consults some of the top Joomla companies including RocketTheme, JoomlArt, OSTraining to name a few. He's currently working on ContentForest and you can follow his journey on his blog.
Website URL: http://www.contentforest.com
Born in Poland, Radek lives in Germany for ten years. Since 2006 Radek is providing high quality extensions for Joomla!. He continues his educational studies of Science of Informatics at Hochschule Darmstadt University of Applied Sciences and works full time for the Sobi projects.
As the development leader, Radek is the mastermind for developing SobiPro and the additional applications. As the system administrator he is also responsible for the setup and maintenance of all servers, the forum as well as the demo sites. Radek is OSM Board Member, First Chairman of the PCJ Open Source Foundation Council and member of Mambo e.V.(hopefully soon renamed to J and Beyond e.V.).
Randy is the web architect at Careytech Studios. Currently he is driving the iCue Project with the goal of developing best practices and Joomla extensions that will improve the client's user experience in website and content management
Website URL: http://iCueProject.com
Quando ganhei meu primeiro computador muitos de vocês ainda não tinha nascido, 1985. Autodidata, pois na época não haviam cursos, apenas livros em Inglês. Trabalhando na área de informática desde 1992 com venda de hardware e periféricos, inicie com produção de websites desde 1995, e já em 1998 inicio meu primeiro trabalho com um CMS próprio, desenvolvido em PHP. Desde 2006 dedicado exclusivamente ao Joomla.
When I got my first computer, many of you was not born yet, 1985. Self-taught, because at the time courses were not, only books in English. Working in information technology since 1992 with sales of hardware, peripherals and software, I started producing websites since 1995, as early as 1998 my first time developing an own CMS, developed in PHP. Since 2006 dedicated exclusively to Joomla!.
Website URL: http://www.joomlabr.com.br
Richard has been building websites since 1995 and started teaching Joomla in 2008. Discover his free and advanced Joomla video tutorials at Build a Joomla Website.
He is married with 4 kids and 17 fish. Home is Sydney, Australia. You'll sometimes find him eating pizza at the Sydney Joomla User Group.
Website URL: http://www.BuildAJoomlaWebsite.com
Working with my own companyActionWave Development AB.
Joined Joomla! JCM team as webmaster in Fall 2011. Initiating JUG in Västerås.
I love what I do! I have been working with Joomla! since the separation from Mambo and have built hundreds of site over the 10+ years I've run my company, Media A-Team. I am also the Houston Joomla Classroom instructor for OSTraining.
Visit my company site, www.mediaateam.com, to view our portfolio or connect with me via the social media links in my profile.
Website URL: http://www.mediaateam.com
An avid Joomla! supporter, Robert Vining offers custom joomla web design through his website Roberts Web Design, creates cool SobiPro templates at Sobi Templates, and hosts a weekly Joomla podcast on the JoomStew Radio Show about the community happenings in and around Joomla!
Website URL: http://www.robertswebdesign.com