Speakers with an (*) after their name have linked presentations, videos or notes from WordCamp 2010. Click each speaker to view.

Andrea Trasatti*

Andrea is a mobile internet expert who started his suffering in the emerging mobile market in 1999 when only emulators of WAP were available. He's been working hard to make the mobile Web a success since then, ...
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Alastair McDermott

Alastair McDermott is Technical Director of WebsiteDoctor.com, a consultancy and training business focused on online marketing. Alastair specialises in the technical side of online marketing, particularly search engine optimisation and web programming. Alastair often speaks at business and ...
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Alexis Bouckaert*

Alexis is a digital creative director and designer. His speciality is developing creative concepts and strategies for marketing campaigns and seeing them through to design and development. Until recently he held the role of joint-Creative Director and Studio ...
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Darragh Doyle

Darragh is Communications Manager at Boards.ie, Ireland largest and busiest forum site with a community of over 200,000 people. Seemingly always online, he talks to a lot of people through blogs, over Twitter and when he meets ...
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Daryl Koopersmith

Daryl is a visiting student at the University of Edinburgh. He majors in Computer Science and began work on Elastic, a visual theme editor and theme engine, with WordPress during the Google Summer of Code 2009. He ...
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Donncha O Caoimh

Donncha is a software developer with Automattic, the company behind WordPress.com, Akismet and part of the WordPress.org community. He has written many WordPress plugins including WP Super Cache and is the lead developer of WordPress MU. A ...
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Eddie Johnston*

Eddie is a software developer and web designer based in Strandhill, Co. Sligo. After spending the last ten years in Machine Learning research and IT consultancy, he's currently growing his own business at Beanstalk.ie. A firm believer in ...
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Frank Prendergast*

As a freelance web designer, Frank develops websites for small to medium sized businesses using WordPress a content management system. Somewhere around ten years ago Frank began living on the web as project manager with Zenith Solutions in ...
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Garrett Coakley*

Garrett is a developer at TorchBox.com and is based in Oxford in the UK. He has well over a decade of experience developing web sites; past clients range from national high street retailers and financial institutions to ...
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Hanni Ross & Sheri Bigelow

Sheri Bigelow is a designer, developer, and photographer currently living in Saratoga Springs, NY. She earned a Bachelor’s in Business and a Chemistry minor from the University of Utah before spending eight years managing websites for Myriad ...
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Heidi Jermyn

Hailing from the sunny Sunshine Coast, Australia, Heidi has been professionally active in the web industry for a decade. She got the taste for web development back in the bad old days of tables and inline styling ...
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Ian Huet

Ian has been lead developer with ChoiceCuts since jumping at the chance to combine his two greatest passions: web development and music. Having spent too many years working on purely practical data-driven sites he now revels in ...
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Jane Wells*

Jane is the user experience lead for WordPress, and has worked in the web industry for 10 years. Though her apartment is in the East Village, she spends much of her time traveling to WordCamps and meeting ...
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Jason Roe

Jason Roe is an Internet consultant who specialises in web development, search engine optimisation and social media. He was involved in a projects such as CRO.ie, Independent.ie, Herald.ie and more recently in Wordpress powered innovations by Enterprise ...
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John Handelaar

John Handelaar is an experienced web developer who has been beating Drupal, Django and WordPress into submission since 2003. In June, one of his email addresses will turn 22, which is probably older than you are. When ...
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Joost de Valk*

Joost is an SEO consultant, web developer and WordPress enthusiast living in Wijchen, near Nijmegen, in The Netherlands with his wife Marieke, son Tycho and baby daughter Wende. He has created some of the most popular and widely ...
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Josh Holmes

Josh Holmes is a passionate soul who gets his kicks solving problems with deep fried awesomeness. He is currently employed by Microsoft as a UX Architect Evangelist with Microsoft focused on building and educating the dev partners ...
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Katherine Nolan

Katherine Nolan has been designing and building sites for clients since 1998. She specialises in ecommerce and membership-based websites for small and medium sized businesses who are serious about making a success of their presence on the ...
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Kevin Peyton

Kevin is Creative Director with Electric Mill - a web agency based in Sligo that specialises in WordPress theme and plugin development. With nearly 20 years experience working in the IT industry in both the public and private ...
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Kirstie & Aisling McDermott

Sisters Kirstie (left) and Aisling (right) are the brains behind one of Ireland's most popular and widely read blogs, Beaut.ie. Blogging has allowed them to parlay a passion for all things cosmetic into full time jobs. Aisling's book, The ...
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Leo Ibanez & Loughlin O’Nolan

Leo (left) and Loughlin (right) met in the online games publishing industry and are currently working on building Community Storm, which aims to help clients create vibrant online communities using any and all available tools. Originally from Argentina, ...
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Luisella Mazza

Luisella is a Search Quality Senior Analyst who joined Google in 2005 to support search quality efforts in the European languages. She is also a Google Guide on the Italian webmaster help group. Luisella has a degree ...
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Martha Rotter

Martha Rotter is a member of the Developer and Platform Group in Microsoft Ireland. She moved to Dublin in 2007 from Microsoft headquarters in Seattle, Washington, where she spent six years developing test tools and frameworks for ...
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Maryrose Lyons*

Maryrose Lyons is a long-time blogger and self-appointed Chief of the Grammar & Spelling Police.  Working from the knowledge that our poor little brains are overloaded and do not take in much of what we read online, ...
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Niall Harbison

Niall is one of the most prominent users of social media in Ireland and a prominant video blogger; he is involved in running several businesses and websites, including Look and Taste, VidVend and Simply Zesty. He is an ...
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Paul Gibbs*

Paul has been working with and contributing to BuddyPress since the start of 2009. Living in the UK, Paul provides support on and moderates the BuddyPress forums.  He's made a few plugins and has a few really awesome ...
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Rosemary Mac Cabe

Rosemary Mac Cabe is a freelance journalist and sub editor. She currently works for The Irish Times in production and as a journalist, and writes Fash Mob, the Irish Times fashion blog. Before joining The Irish ...
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Sabrina Dent*

Sabrina is a veteran web designer and blogger who designs and builds websites fuelled by coffee, cigarettes and insomnia from a smoke-filled turret in deepest Ireland. After barely surviving the big agency culture of London in the 90's, ...
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Simon McGarr

Simon McGarr is a graduate of UCD and GMIT. Prior to entering the legal profession he worked in the public sector. Simon concentrates on Civil and Commercial litigation matters. He has particular experience in the areas of IP ...
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Una Coleman

Una Coleman is an international strategy and marketing consultant with over 20 years experience in strategic marketing and international operations both in the US and Europe. She has worked in organisations ranging from technology start-ups and fast-paced ...
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