Shane has been involved at the Apache Software Foundation since 1999, and serves as Director and VP of Brand Management, setting policy for trademarks and branding and working with all 200+ Apache projects on community management, trademarks, and branding issues.
Otherwise, Shane is: a father and husband, a friend, a geek, a Member of the ASF, a baker, a BMW driver, a punny guy, and lifelong resident within the 495 belt. Oh, and we have cats. Shane regularly blogs and speaks on open source community, governance, and branding topics, and runs the Punderthings consultancy.
This website showcases some of the open source presentations I’ve made at major conferences, including ApacheCon, OSCON, All Things Open, Community Leadership Summit, and Ignite.
Shane’s Punderthings, LLC is available for speaking engagements or contracting to help you better understand open source.
Choose A Foundation
I can help you Choose A Foundation to help open source projects take their game to the next level, with advice on joining a FOSS Foundation to improve governance and branding.
The Apache Way
Learn about The Apache Way, the successful methodology used by app 200+ Apache Software Foundation projects to run community-led open source projects.
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