Wes is an independent web developer, UI designer and all around hacker from Toronto, Canada. He is super passionate about design, development, and business spending most of his time working with JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5 and PHP.

Wes is one to push the limits of new technology and has been known to publish HTML5 and Node.js experiments and tutorials to his blog. He loves open source software and community learning, spending a lot of time on github, twitter, and IRC (freenode) connecting with other developers.

If you’re a woman looking to break into the developer industry, Wes teaches for the non-profit Ladies Learning Code and HackerYou.