Robert Brown

eMail brownrl@gmail.com
Tel +32 485 458 776
Leuven, Belgium

Web Developer

Motivation

Web development is what I do. It's in my blood. There is no greater communication platform than the internet. I cherish any and every opportunity to be a part of it. My experience tells me what works. My knowledge tells me how it needs to be made. My "gut" tells me the rest. I especially love projects that my mother can use and my friends talk about.

Web Interaction and Projects

Passionate about the internet and open source, Linux, Apache, MySql, PHP ( LAMP ).

Strengths

PHP, HTML, CSS, MySql, Apache, Linux, SVN, Java-script, Ajax, jQuery, JSON, General IT, GIT, Project Management, Mock-Ups.

Code

Functions and snippets of code kept on Snipplr.
Profile here: Snipplr Profile - http://snipplr.com/users/brownrl/

Bonus Hint: Use the source Luke!

Skeleton

I have developed my own web project framework called: Skeleton. It's a completely free to use framework that will enable immediate and effective project protoyping and wireframing.

Social Media

Fully capable to develop applications that integrate Facebook Connect, LinkedIN, Twitter, Tumblr, Blogger.

Common Frameworks and Tools

Able to work with Code Igniter, Zend Framework, MVC Frameworks, Drupal, Twitter Bootstrap Wordpress, CMS Made Simple, phpDocumentor and most importantly, other people.

Certifications and Credentials



w3 Schools certified in PHP.
70 Questions, 15 minutes 24 seconds, 91% ( http://www.w3schools.com )

Past and Present Brands

VRT, Sporza, IBA, Vita-Plus, Renault, Desperados, European Travel Comission, Delacre, Harley Davidson, Unilever, Panzani, JobAt, Cultuurnet, Volvo, Sanofi Pasteur, Peugeot, Doctors with out Borders, Mitsubishi, ING Bank, Yamaha Motors, TGV, Pepsi Cola, NMBS/SNCB, STIB/MIVB, Jacqmotte, Côte d'Or, Kraft, Evian, Danone, Badoit, Balada, Vichy, Inno, TEC, Coca Cola, Certipost, Grand Valley State University, Smiths Industries Aerospace, Lockheed Martin, Eyetronics, Easics

Personal Details

Freelancing Web Development

Since 1996, I have in one form or another been involved in making, developing, creating, digital projects. My career has taken me from Grand Rapids, Michigan to Washington DC to Sweden to Houston, Texas to Belgium. I work for various clients making anything digital that is interesting and fun.

Who I Have Worked For

The Future

The next chapter will include:

Education

Grand Valley State University - Grand Rapids, Michigan - USA
Degree in Computer Sciences
Completed April 2000
http://www.gvsu.edu

Studied abroad one semester at the University of Uppsala Sweden.