For immediate release
June 29th, 2011
press contact: press [at] asburyagile.com
Asbury Agile is a 1 day, 1 track web and technology conference coming to Asbury Park, NJ this fall. The conference is aimed at the builders and doers in the web community and will be held at the Watermark Lounge on the amazing Asbury Park boardwalk during the week of October 17th, 2011.
Asbury Agile’s focus will be to...
Contribute to the growth of a tech community at the Jersey Shore.
Promote “best practices” in application design, development, & marketing.
Showcase local “doers” and “makers” in the community (NJ, NYC, Philadelphia).
Each talk will revolve around a separate topic falling into the following categories:
User Interface Design & Experience
Client Side Development
Server Side Development
Network Security & Infrastructure
Social Media Marketing
Search Engine Optimization & Search Engine Marketing
Scaling Your Business
Raising Capital for Your Start-up
We are currently looking for speakers, sponsors, and participants; to get involved, head over to http://asburyagile.com and register with our mailing list.
Kevin Fricovsky is the Chief Architect of Web Development and Strategy at Broadway.com. He is also the co-founder of the Django-NYC meetup group (http://djangonyc.org) and organizes the Red Bank Creative meetup (http://meetup.com/Red-Bank-Creative). As founder of Monty Lounge Industries (http://montylounge.com), Kevin helps companies execute their web strategy, design, and development goals. In the past Kevin successfully bootstrapped The Lounge advertising network which he later sold. Kevin is active in the Django/Python community - presenting at DjangoCon US 2009, a member of This Week in Django podcast, contributing to many open source projects, and a Django Advent contributor. When he finds the time Kevin also enjoys writing. Most recently Kevin contributed Teudeux Product Review (http://goo.gl/7jSCT) on Think Vitamin (thinkvitamin.com). These days Kevin spends his time with wife and kids, family, and friends in Monmouth County, NJ.
Bret Morgan is the co-founder of BandsOnABudget.com, a start-up that makes merchandising simple and affordable for bands, brands, and businesses. He is also a co-founder of Cowerks (cowerking.com), Asbury Park’s first and only co-working community. In addition, he is the founder and lead developer for DBL Systems (dblsystems.com), a Ruby on Rails development shop serving mid-tier businesses, design and marketing firms, as well as other development agencies. Lastly, he is the founder of the Jersey Shore Tech Meetup (http://meetup.com/Jersey-Shore-Tech), a group aimed at fostering technology and entrepreneurship at the Jersey Shore. In his spare time he practices and teaches Ashtanga yoga, surfs, rides bicycles, and travels to remote locations of the globe, sometimes all at once.