I was fortunate enough to travel to Budapest, Hungary with the entirety of Automattic. It was amazing to meet everyone face-to-face, finally putting speech and mannerisms together with written words and code. One of the many highlights of the trip was getting to work with some people I don’t normally interact with — having some […]
I’m in Budapest!
After a long 12 hours of traveling, I arrived in Budapest around 11:30am local time. Which is about 5:30am on the east coast. Its been a long day. But I’m excited for the week to come!
My Support Rotation
All new “Automatticians” are required to spend three weeks working as a “Happiness Engineer,” reviewing and answering customer support emails. I wasn’t entirely thrilled with this requirement when I first heard it. But, I figured at the very least it’d be a good way to get to know some other coworkers, and ease my way […]
The New Job
Just a few days ago, I accepted an offer from Automattic. I’ll be the designer for their (our?) VaultPress product. Upstate Interactive isn’t going away. Over the next few weeks, I’ll be passing control of the business to Andrea Dominick. Andi started out as an intern a few months ago, and has quickly show that […]