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Short bio

Michael has worked with web software for 20 years, with projects ranging from one man startups to ecommerce systems processing over a billion dollars. Michael has worked in the education, manufacturing, and financial services industries, is a published author, founded the indieconf conference and hosts a technology podcast. He enjoys spending time with his wife, three cats and a good murder mystery.

Longer bio

Michael Kimsal brings more than 16 years of web technology and consulting experience to projects. Starting in the early days of the web in 1995, Kimsal has worked with organizations of all sizes in a variety of industries.

Past projects include

  • dynamic content publishing (IPO Financial Network)
  • ecommerce (Ty)
  • financial services (QuickenLoans)
  • distance learning and education (New Teacher Center, North Carolina Department of Public Instruction)
  • third party logistics management (M33 Integrated)
  • developer training (Zend, Eli Lilly, Gannett)

Kimsal has been a speaker and regional and national technology conferences (O'Reilly's OSCON, CodeMash, CodeStock), is a published author, launched the first monthly periodical on the Groovy programming language (GroovyMag) and produces a podcast series on web development (WebDevRadio).



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