First Round of BuddyCamp Miami Speakers Announced

The third BuddyCamp Miami is happening on May 29th (click here to buy a ticket before the sell out and also check out what BuddyCamp Miami is all about).

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Here’s the first three speakers that you’ll be seeing at the event.

John James Jacoby

We are honored to have back John James Jacoby, the project lead for BuddyPress & bbPress. He’s also a WordPress contributor, Founder of Flox, 10up & Automattic alumni. John is going to be talking about the latest enhancements to BuddyPress, and what’s in store for it’s future. He’s also got some interesting discussions about communities and concepts that you don’t want to miss.

Ryan Fugate

Ryan Fugate is a BuddyPress enthusiast and mobile WordPress fanatic. Previously working in social media marketing using WordPress as a secret weapon where Ryan built sites for many major brands. His current status: BuddyPress trac and forums, creating fun plugins, WordPress as a mobile framework and coffee. When he’s not breaking WordPress he rides his fixie around Los Angeles and frequently indulges in churro consumption at Disneyland.

Brian Messenlehner

Brian, a former Marine Corps software developer is the Co-Founder of, Co-Founder of, Co-Author of Building Web Apps with WordPress and runs the New Jersey WordPress meet up group. Brian loves using WordPress as an application framework for building cool websites, e-commerce solutions, social networks and mobile applications. When he’s not working on WordPress he’s teaching his kids WordPress. WordPress! WordPress! WordPress!