Automattic Team Pic: Drone Cam Edition

This year, in addition to our regular company photo, Matt surprised us and launched a drone cam. Judging from the giggles, gawking, and goofing, you would have thought none of us had ever seen one, but it was pretty fun. Check out 270-something Automatticians on a Park City, Utah hill. http://vimeo.com/107501260

Automattic Grand Meetup 2014

It's been a week since I returned from my second Grand Meetup adventure and now that some of the tireds have gone away, it's time to reflect and recap. Last year, I wrote this post about my first Grand Meetup and this year, I told myself I would do a better job of journaling during … Continue reading Automattic Grand Meetup 2014

The Magic of Meetups

One of the huge perks with my job at Automattic (to me) is the ability to travel to interesting and sometimes far-flung destinations to meet up with other Automatticians. Perhaps there's something about getting together face to face with people I interact with on a daily basis at home but don't actually see, or maybe … Continue reading The Magic of Meetups

Automattic’s Store Team Meetup: Cyprus Edition

I just returned last week from my first Automattic team meetup in Cyprus, where I spent an amazing week in a beautiful place surrounded by awesome people. Folks, it doesn't get much better than that. My team is composed of developers and support staff who work together to design, develop, support, and improve the paid … Continue reading Automattic’s Store Team Meetup: Cyprus Edition

Automattic Grand Meetup 2013

One of the perks of being an Automattician is the ability to travel all over the world. Fabulous, right? My maiden voyage as an Automattician was to our annual Grand Meetup in San Francisco and Santa Cruz, California where I spent 8 crazy days with some of the nicest, most welcoming, and funniest people I've … Continue reading Automattic Grand Meetup 2013