I attended WordCampSF, the WordPress conference, on Saturday, May 1, 2010, in SanFrancisco, California. It was a great opportunity to meet numerous professionals from the Web publishing and software development industries, including Matt Mullenweg, Richard Stallman, and others.
Sam Bazzi with Sander Boom: Sander Boom, left, is a web publishing solutions provider and enthusiastic Drupalist based in the Netherlands.
Sam Bazzi with Chuck D'Antonio: Chuck D'Antonio, right, is the former Sr. Director of Professional Services at Acquia, Inc., which was founded by Dries Buytaert, the Belgian creator of Drupal. Chuck is a highly sought after Drupal consultant and a very familiar figure in Washington, DC!
Sam Bazzi with Dries Buytaert: Dries Buytaert, Ph.D., is the Belgian creator of Drupal, the highly popular open source content management system, and founder of Acquia, Inc., which provides Drupal support and hosting services.
Sam Bazzi's interest in Drupal and on-line publishing stems from his involvement with counterterrorism activism. Bazzi has authored numerous articles about pro-terrorism activities originating from Khomeinist-controlled Islamic centers and mosques based in the United States and Canada. Bazzi has worked with multiple relevant parties to combat this unfortunate chronic problem.