In 1987 Josh’s love story with technology began with his Atari 800XL and his dual 5.25 inch floppy drives. He has come a long way since those days filled with acne cream and 8-bit video games. Josh has been cultivating his Rails skills since 2004, and was a Rails Core Contributor. He led his development team to win the 2007 Rails Rumble competition for the development of TastyPlanner. He now spends his days working full time in the Meteor.js framework and trying to build an open sourced empire for it. Josh is a also a podcaster and producer of past shows like Web 2.0 Show, and presently producing the Meteor.js Podcast and running the Meteor News website, Crater.