Posts by Mike Stowe

Boston TechJam: Artists, Bands, Food, & Tech

Everyone knows the tech scene is big on the latest gadgets, building the next big thing, and (as a developer myself) CODE. In fact, that sometimes seems like the only thing people think about the tech scene! But the truth is, we also know how to throw one heck of a party, and this year […]

Upcoming Developer Events

My father always says that we make the communities we live in. That we are responsible for making them better, and mandated to give back and help others. I am very pleased to say these values are not just mine, but instilled here at Constant Contact. Along with incentives for employees to volunteer, nonprofit discounts, […]

php[tek] 2013

What do you get when you mix PHP developers, stuffed animals, and LEGOS®?  Why php[tek], of course – a three-day conference in Chicago that brings all the big names together.  And this year’s php[tek] certainly did not disappoint! At the conference, I couldn’t help but run into Andrew Nacin (WordPress lead developer), Davey Shafik (author […]

My First Week at Constant Contact

Wow, what a week it has been here at Constant Contact.  Monday was your pretty typical first day- who we are, what we do, expectations, and paperwork (lots of it).  But in full-blown trial by fire fashion, I found myself representing Constant Contact at Secure360 on Tuesday, and flying to Chicago for php[tek] Wednesday! So […]