Start-up and product aficionado, Chuck finds solace in taming complex digital systems and delivering performant, memorable experiences. He tackles the entire stack from business, design, UI & UX, to front-end & back-end programming.
Tech entrepreneur. Kalv has shipped many products and applications since starting his development career over 15 years ago. With his knowledge and experience he helps build products from napkin ideas by helping with hands on development, business strategy or even just making the coffee. He contributes to the Vancouver tech community as the organizer of #vanruby.
Master brewer. He enjoys working with the latest and greatest technology as well as solving hard problems™. Toting a unique background of computer science, cognitive science, and interaction design. A serious Open Source contributor, as a core committer to Ruby on Rails and other much loved projects.
Philippe is an enthusiastic programmer. He likes to turn complex requirements into intuitive software powered by elegant code. He is one of the core contributors of the administration framework for Rails, ActiveAdmin. He shares his joy of programming by running meet-ups, organizing conferences, and running a podcast.
Lana helps make the Brewhouse office a welcoming place for everyone, and assists in planning events, designing, markets socially, and bakes up delicious ruby cookies. She co-organizes the CascadiaJS conference, and #buzzerbeaters make her day.
Gabe used to be a high school physics && mathematics teacher until programming swept him off his feet. With a love for buttery smooth reusability in his code, he is always reading, writing, and refactoring to perfection. Gabe is a contributing organizer of Vancouver’s Ruby and AngularJS meetup groups where he loves to share his experiences with others.