Scotts Valley, CA – May 2, 2016 – Events XD Corporation, an event-as-a-platform service provider, announced today that Richard Campbell will be joining the
Board of Directors to help lead the revolution to bring the event world into the 21st century. Richard, who is a consultant and advisor to a number of successful technology firms as well as the co-owner and content planner of the successful DevIntersection group of conferences.
In joining the EventsXD™ team, Richard brings a deep understanding of the event and conference space along with a long history of technology. Richard Campbell started with microcomputers in 1977 at the age of 10. He’s really never done anything else since. In that time he’s been involved in every level of the PC industry, from manufacturing, to sales, to development, and into large scale infrastructure implementation. He has been a witness and participant to the Bill Gates vision of “A PC on every desktop.”
Prior to joining the Events XD Corporation board, Richard has served as a consultant to companies in many countries, including Barnes&Noble.com, Dow Chemical, Johnson & Johnson Health Care Services, Reuters, Subaru/Isuzu and the U.S. Air Force, providing advice on architecture, scaling systems and mentoring development teams. His long experience in working with large scale systems made him a sought-after consultant during the halycon years of the DotCom boom. He worked closely with venture capital and private equity firms providing architectural guidance and due diligence. Additionally, he is a co-founder of Strangeloop Networks, which was acquired by Radware in 2013 and spent five years on the board of directors of Telerik which was acquired by Progress Software in 2014.
In 2005 Richard joined Carl Franklin, creator of .NET Rocks, The Internet Audio Talkshow for .NET Developers. Richard was a guest on show 69 of .NET Rocks before he joined Carl as a co-host on the show. In 2007 he started RunAs Radio, a podcast for IT Professionals. In 2012 Richard founded the Humanitarian Toolbox, an organization designed to let developers around the world donate their skills to disaster relief organizations by building open source software. By 2014, Humanitarian Toolbox became a 501(c)3 registered US charity, working on a number of different projects for the United Nations, US Center for Disease Control and Red Cross.
Richard is also a Microsoft Regional Director and is recognized as a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in the area of ASP.NET development.
Lino Tadros, CEO of Events XD Corporation, says ”I am excited to have Richard on the Board of Directors, his long and documented experience in the software industry is remarkable. His public conference and event involvement makes him an incredible asset to EventsXD™ going forward”.
For more information about Richard Campbell, you can connect with him on LinkedIn here.
To learn more about EventsXD™ and how it will revolutionize the conference and event industry, visit our website.
About Events XD Corporation
EventsXD™ is leading the revolution to bring the conference world into the 21st century. We believe that every one of the 1.8 million conferences around the world should have an app to help organize and engage their attendees. EventsXD™ offers you a fully functional, multi-event app for FREE. As your needs evolve, you can opt to add premium features to take your event to the next level. There has never been a better time to give your attendees the experience they want, with the features you need. Join us.
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