Ken Rickard built his first web site in 1995 while teaching at the University of Arkansas. He has helped develop corporate online strategies and served on the planning and development teams for some of the first newspaper sites built with Drupal. He began contributing to Drupal core with version 4.7, and presented on the nascent field of enterprise Drupal at DrupalCon in Sunnyvale and Barcelona in 2007.
Michael E. Meyers is an Emmy-nominated technologist and entrepreneur with over 17 years of experience managing and leading local and globally distributed teams. His most recent startup, RHO Ventures-backed NowPublic.com, pioneered citizen journalism, user-generated content, and crowdsourcing. As CTO of The Clarity Digital Group, which acquired NowPublic in 2009, Michael led Examiner.com’s migration to open source technology, launching the first Drupal-based top-100 Internet property.
We've been super busy getting the camp site up and running. After 8 months of working on details, lining up contracts for space, working together on the website, sprinting at Drupalcon Austin, the time is nearly at hand.