This is the personal website of @xtfer.
I am a digital services consultant, specialising in enterprise-grade and government-grade CMS, web application and digital publishing projects. I speak, consult and advise regularly on such issues as:
- Supporting business change through digital solutions
- Solving public sector challenges in an online environment
- Tackling complex digital publishing problems
- Innovative user experience
- Security, compliance and reliability in digital platforms
- Universal access strategies
- Enterprise Drupal strategy and development
- Getting the most from your digital environment
While I am well-known for my experience with Drupal, the world’s leading open source CMS, my expertise also touches on all aspects of the digital business model, including:
- Digital business strategies
- Exploiting the digital economy
- Security and compliance
- Universal access
- Content marketing
- Open innovation
- Digital intelligence
- Semantic technologies
My experience includes the government, education, not-for-profit, and media/publishing sectors.
My other interests include archaeology, classic and vintage automobiles, landscape design, and modern art and architecture.
I am currently a Lead Drupal Consultant with PreviousNext, and live in Canberra, Australia.
I have extensive experience planning, implementing and working with Drupal. With more than 8 years in public sector projects, I am one of them most experienced Drupal professionals in the Asia-Pacific region. I help coordinate DrupalACT, and ran the highly successful DrupalGov Canberra conference in 2013.
I speak regularly on open source technologies (including Drupal), user experience, and other related topics, and also work regularly as a trainer. If you would like to invite me to present, please use one of the contact options below…
I can be found on the following sites:
- Professional contacts are preferred through LinkedIn
- My contributions to Drupal on Drupal.org
- Selected presentations on SpeakerDeck
- My profile and blog at PreviousNext
- I occasionally post to Twitter
- Random photos of cars and furniture on Pinterest
I am currently a Lead Consultant with Australia’s premier Drupal firm, PreviousNext. Please contact our business team to enquire about engaging my services.