Director of Product Development2014 - PRESENTBaseball Prospectus
Technologies: WordPress, React, PHP
- Managed subscription WordPress publishing website. Integrated with the MailChimp API to capture and update user information in real-time.
- Created a custom theme utilizing Advanced Custom Fields, Yoast SEO, and WooCommerce to accomplish business objectives.
- Developed REST API of baseball statistics and created WordPress widgets to access and display data from the API.
- Coded a React front end to access statistics.
WordPress Technical Lead2016 - 2018Kanopi Studios
Technologies: WordPress, PHP, Git
- Led a team of WordPress developers for a technology agency.
- Evaluated new technologies and implemented processes to ensure consistent quality of deliverables.
- Coordinated technology decisions with key stakeholders on the client site.
- Created and maintained custom plugins that added and extended functionality, and connected to 3rd party APIs for client sites.
- Coordinated remote team of designers and developers to provide distribution of work to the proper resource to get the job done right.
- Developed custom themes using Advanced Custom Fields, WooCommerce, and other leading plugins.
Developer2006 - 2017Vigilanteweb
- Built a boutique freelance practice that provided clients with personal service for their technology needs.
- Partnered with a client to build their email list to 12 times the size when we started.
- Built custom Ruby on Rails application for a restaurant to track tips for its waitstaff.
- Provided WordPress support for WordPress VIP clients.
- Developed website and supported the application of a company that ultimately was acquired by Facebook.