Canadian Technology Leaders to Convene for Discussion on How to Grow a Dev Organization

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Canadian-born Achievers has assembled a panel of Toronto technology leaders to host what promises to be one of the best Achievers Tech Talks to date.

Slated for Thursday, May 23, the discussion - titled "Tech Leader Panel: Challenges of Growing a Dev Organization" - features Peter Daly, Farhan Thawar, and James Lochrie.

Daly is the Vice President of Engineering for Achievers and boasts an exemplary track record of delivering large scale information technology solutions to customers in financial services, e-commerce and telecom markets. Thawar is the VP of Engineering for Xtreme Labs and has been named one of “Toronto’s Top 25 Most Powerful People." Lochrie, who has been in the accounting world for almost 20 years, is a cofounder of Wave Accounting. A "special guest" will be revealed closer to the event.

Similar to Facebook's Engineering Tech Talks, Achievers' events are "designed to bring developers and managers together to share best practices and to provide hands-on engineering advice." Achievers says that these events are ideal for developers looking to learn new programs or industry knowledge, network, or learn about possible career opportunities.

The event currently has 111 out of its 200 seats available. It will be held atthe Achievers InCenter, which is at 190 Liberty Street in, Toronto.

Company:
Xtreme Labs
Website:
http://www.xtremelabs.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Located in Toronto, Palo Alto, and New York City, Xtreme Labs leads the world’s biggest brands in creating award-winning mobile products. Xtreme Labs’ expertise in mobile spans both the consumer and enterprise industries, providing a wide range of solutions for mobile, tablet, TV, mobile web, connected devices and more. All projects are handled in-house by a talented team of engineers, designers, product managers,... more

Company:
Wave
Website:
http://www.waveapps.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Wave makes it easy to be your own boss. Just do what you're good at, and lean on Wave's smart online software for help with invoicing, accounting and payroll. Wave makes your money-related task easy with: • unlimited invoicing, absolutely free! • accept credit cards on your invoices with our "pay now" feature with a super-low, easy-to-understand flat fee • expense tracking with no more manual entry! Connect with... more

Company:
Achievers
Website:
http://www.achievers.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

At Achievers, our mission is to Change the Way the World Works. Your employees are your company’s greatest asset; when you empower them to succeed, your business reaps the benefits. We believe in building a culture of recognition where performance, not presence, is rewarded. A culture of recognition not only inspires your employees to achieve and grow, it drives results for your organization. Achievers is one of... more


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