Passionate People Stories
These are some of the things we're up to across the web, our Passionate People experts providing advice on how to power-up their digital transformation journeys.
Vue.js 3.0 Release Announcement and Q&A
Two of our esteemed Passionate People colleagues had a chance to co-conduct the live Q&A with Evan You following the official announcement of Vue.js 3.0 "One Piece" during Vue.js Global 2020.
Vue.js Amsterdam 2020 Aftermovie
🧡 2494 Attendees over 2 Days
🧡 Flying in from 50+ Countries
🧡 31 Talks from Vue Industry Leaders
🧡 20+ Sponsors Largest Vue Conference and Community Event in the World 🌍
The Future of Svelte with Alexander Esselink
Our colleague Alexander Esselink had the opportunity to talk about his favourite framework, Svelte, at JSWORLD Conference USA 2021. Read more here!
Gift Egwuenu: Personal Branding for Software Engineers
Gift Egwuenu is back with another great topic for JSWORLD Conference USA – Personal Branding for Software Engineers. Check out this blog post for an exclusive look into her conference slides!
Alba Silvente: A Web Performance Journey with Nuxt, Storyblok, and Netlify
Check out this post for an exclusive look into Alba Silvente's slides for JSWORLD Conference USA 2021!
Going Beyond Development
Within the Passionate People team, it is fairly common the hear the phrase “going beyond development” – but what exactly do we mean by it? Read this story to find out!
Cultural Diversity World Day
In honour of Cultural Diversity World Day, check out our story on cultural diversity and learn more about our team, which currently spans approx. 20 nationalities!
Israel Roldan: A Day in the Life of an Engineering Manager
With 10+ years of experience in the digital industry, Israel Roldan became Passionate People’s first Engineering Manager in December 2019. Read this story to find out what a day in the life of an Engineering Manager looks like!
How We Maintained Top Productivity During Covid19
As we have slowly begun to settle into our new work-from-home reality, fostering engagement and productivity in the daily lives of our colleagues has become one of our main priorities. Find out how we ensured top productivity during the Covid19 pandemic!
Top 3 Reasons Why Developers Should Join Passionate People
Passionate People: The Beginnings
Maintaining Our Company Culture During Covid19
It has always been of primary importance for us to build a company where our colleagues are not only productive – but happy, as well. Read this story to find out how we managed to maintain our culture while working remotely!
Vue Storefront Summit 2021: Event Partners
We're honoured to be Event Partners of the Vue Storefront Summit 2021. Learn everything there is about VSF2 - from integrations available right now, architecture details, Headless CMS, and many other interesting topics!
JSWORLD CONFERENCE USA: May 21, 2021
Alba Silvente: Google Developer Expert
Shoutout to our colleague and Senior Frontend Engineer, Alba Silvente, who has recently been made a Google Developer Expert! The GDE program is a global network of highly experienced developers actively contributing to the tech ecosystem around the world.
Developer Stories: Gift Egwuenu
Frontend developer. Content creator. Open-source advocate. Speaker and conference contributor. The list of activities that keep Gift Egwuenu busy and immersed in the technology space are endless, and she’s not planning to stop any time soon. Read her story here.
Head of Events: Jos Gerards' Story
Our current Head of Events, Jos Gerards, has been with the company from its very beginning. Read more about his story, and find how he came to organize some of the largest tech conferences in the world.
Developer Stories: Alba Silvente
Originally from Spain and deeply passionate about the world of front-end development, Alba's aim is to bring a design to life by keeping in mind the user's experience on the website. Click here to read more about her story!
Relocating to the Netherlands: Sohrab’s Story
Read Sohrab's relocation story from Berlin to Amsterdam, and the key role our COO, Nick, has played in it.
Developer Stories: Bob van 't Padje
Skilled in a wide variety of programming languages and a firm believer in code readability, Bob fell in love with computer science during his university studies and hasn’t looked back ever since. Learn more about his current projects here!
We found TOP 5 Easter Eggs
It's Easter, time for the Easter Egg hunt! And for our developers that meant to go on the web & find them.
Recap of JS World & Vuejs Amsterdam online Conferences
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Happy 1 year anniversary Tom!
Our Developers about the company
Curious what our developers say about the company? Look no further!
Developer Stories: Daria Ivanovich
An amazing developer and React expert, our Belarussian colleague Daria is a joy to have around the office! Click here to read more about her projects with Passionate People!
Developer Stories: Irene Renkens
As a fullstack developer, there is no framework that our developer Irene is not an expert in! She loves creating things both with code and music! Read more about her accomplishments here!
Happy 1 year anniversary Jurian Konign!
Developer Stories: Marco Ferreira
Marco is one of our most experienced and motivated developers, leading both in-house projects and projects at some of our biggest clients and industry leaders on the Dutch market! Curious what they are? Click here!
Developer Stories: Mettin Parzinski
Apart from being a fantastic developer, Mettin is also an incredible MC (we think the M might stand for Mettin of Ceremonies)! An irreplaceable part of the Passionate People family, read more about Mettin's career with us!
New Joiner: Gift Egwuenu
All the way from sunny Nigeria, our brilliant developer Gift joined our family! Besides being an expert and ambassador for NuxtJS, Gift is also a very entertaining Youtuber! Find out more about her here!
Developer Stories: Daniel Alarcón
Our resident React expert Daniel is a joy to have at Passionate People! With his groundbreaking work at ING and his talent for public speaking, he's what Passionate People are all about! Read more about him here!
Developer Stories: Chris Visser
Chris a.k.a. The Spider, is one of our best and brightest developers, always ready to contribute either to a project as a developer or to an event as an MC! Read more about his versatile skills here!
Life of Pooya Parsa
One year ago, we had the honor of welcoming one of the best frontend developers on the tech scene right now, Pooya Parsa! Curious of his life in the Netherlands? Look no further!
Developer Stories: Harijs Deksnis
A dedicated developer from day one, Harijs is the embodiment of the Passionate People we are named for! Learn more about his career with us here!
Developer Stories: Benjamin Barreto
Our hilarious developer Ben, is not only an experienced programmer but also a very talented speaker and MC to our events! Take a look at his career at Passionate People!
Developer Stories: Alexander Esselink
Alexander a.k.a. Dexter or Dr. Svelte, is a master of his craft and he has many of those! He's a Svelte expert, speaker, and a VJ! Check out all of his accomplishments here!
Developer Stories: David den Toom
Our CTO David is all about innovation! He incorporates innovative solutions in our company and his projects, as well as sharing his expertise at events worldwide! See more here!
Developer Stories: Israel Roldan
Our brilliant Engineering Manager is the mastermind behind all the growth and learning our developers do! A talented speaker and event organizer, he also makes sure to keep our tight knit community together! Check out Israel's story here!
Tech Snack #1
In this series of tech snacks, Israel and Gift will share tech updates and new releases from all across the web and updates from our client teams.
Virtual get-together on the Passionate Island 🏖️
🏖️ We virtually sat around the fire 🔥 played some hoops 🏀 , and had a great time enjoying the virtual beach 🌴🐚 Passoate
Lunch with the New Joiners
We had the pleasure to organize an online lunch meeting to get to know the new members of the team better, and for them to get to know us better as well!
Nick: Relocating People
Shout out to our COO Nick van Dijk for doing such a great job in helping our amazing developers to start a new life here in the Netherlands. 🇳🇱
New Joiner: Joppe
Welcome to Passionate People Joppe Aarts!
Happy 2 years anniversary Aman Tuladhar!
Happy 2 years anniversary Sander van den Akker!
Sponsors: Product Up 2020
Product Up was the first online conference for startups & scaleups bringing the Dutch community together to learn from entrepreneurship leaders and sharing strategies on how to elevate your startup game.
Welcome to the Netherlands Gift! ✈️
Tips by Gift on the process of relocating to the Netherlands from finding a job, applying for a visa, and details about moving over.
Passionate People shares: What did Passionate People bring to your life?
We asked 5 of our developers the question: What did Passionate People bring to your life?
Here are their answers 💜
Remote-first: The new normal
What once was a perk of the job has become the new standard!
What has your experience with #WFH been like?
Happy Birthday Passionate People!
Hip-Hip-Hooray!🎉 Passionate People is 3 years old today!
Happy 2 years anniversary Edgar Post!
Happy 1 year anniversary Daria Ivanovich!
Happy 3 years anniversary Luke Thomas!
Happy 2 year anniversary Daniel Alarcón Amador
Happy 3 years anniversary Nick Van Dijk!
Happy 3 years anniversary David den Toom!
No anniversary without a cake!
Happy 2 years anniversary Niki Brandner!
Pooya: Nuxt Architecture
Have you already seen Pooya's talk at Vuejs Global (Amsterdam) Online 2020?
Vuejs Global (Amsterdam) speakers' dinner 🍕
Do you recognise 4 familiar faces among the global Vuejs leaders?
Gift: JAMstack FTW- Static Site Generation With Gridsome
Have you already seen Gift's talk at Vuejs Global (Amsterdam) Online 2020?
New Logo: Letizia
"The logo is basically the union of two fundamental pillars: Passion and People." - Letizia
Do you want to know what is the best new practice that is happening at Passionate People due to COVID-19?
Sponsors: React Live Online 2020
React Live is a unique opportunity to watch 10+ React & React Native experts share their knowledge via the online stage.
Happy 1 year anniversary Pooya Parsa!
Happy 2 years anniversary Oskar van Velden!
Happy 1 year anniversary Benjamin Barreto!
A day of a passionate developer: Gift
Have you ever wondered how a day of a passionate developer looks like? Especially in today's remote world? Well, you're in luck!
Happy 1 year anniversary Mihai Mijea!
Happy 1 year anniversary Mettin Parzinski!
Sponsors: Angular NL 2020
Happy 2.5 years anniversary Spider!
Happy 2 years anniversary Bart Langedijk!
Go-karting with the team 🏁
We love team building and spending time together.
Gwen and Alison, our Business Development Team
Have you already met our Business Development Team?
Jos: Head of Events
The Greatest Tech Conference Organiser on the Earth: Jos Gerards👏🏼
First Passionate In-House Project
We're underway to deliver our first in-house project!
Postcards for Renske
Heart-warming story, which again proves that we are family and that we can definitely count on each other! 💜
Road Trip 🚗
We drove through the country earlier this week to thank our Passionate People customers and contacts for the great cooperation 🙏🏻.
Happy 1 year anniversary Christopher Stolk!
Harijs: From Angular Developer to Fullstack Developer
Have you already seen Frontend Love Meetup #6 | AngularNL Special?
Virtual Friday Lunch
Fun Friday at Passionate People. (Fun Friday = Food for everyone!🍔)
Happy 2 years anniversary Rick Borst!
Frontend Developer Love 2020 Aftermovie
See you in 2021?
Frontend Love Conference pre-signup 2021 open now.
First Q1 Meeting
"Everything motivated by our passion for innovating and building things that last. " - Israel
... Can you find yourself?
Evan You Workshop
We offer in-classroom workshops all over the Netherlands. Even with Evan You 😉🔥
International Women's Day!🌸
Where there is a woman there is magic. ✨
Happy 2 years anniversary Harijs Deksnis!
Dexter: Svelte - The last framework we need?
Have you already seen Dexter's talk at Frotend Love 2020?
Sponsors: Frontend Love Quizzes
Frontend Love introduced a completely new and exciting update: the Frontend Quiz Challenge sponsored by us!
Sponsors: Frontend Love 2020
Passionate People was a platinum sponsor of Frontend Love 2020 last February!
Merchandise a la Passionate Ladies 🎒
Passionate Ladies are introducing the new collection of Frontend Love and Vuejs Amsterdam.
Our microfrontends expert - David den Toom on stage at Tweakers Developer Summit 2020.
SVELTE meetup at PP HQ
Alexander Esselink was talking at a SVELTE meetup, this time in our own office!
Happy 2 years anniversary Timo Heddes!
Passionate People in Rotterdam
Cake Friday Passionate People 🍰
Curious how a cake Friday looks like at Passionate People?
Passionate People HQ🔑
We got the keys to the new office exactly a year ago!
New Years Breakfast & Shuffleboard Competition
2020 started the best way possible!
Happy 2 years anniversary Lars Tadema!
Christmas Party at Schreierstoren 🎄
This is how we celebrate Christmas at Passionate People.
Deep Dive Vue3 Workshop
Ready to join the Deep Dive Vue3 Workshop by Evan You?
Our Spider attended VueToronto 2019!
This is how we celebrate anniversaries at Passionate People!
Have you already seen David's talk at React Live Conference 2019?🎙️
Paintball in Zandaam 🎨🔫
We love hot summer days! Especially, spending them with team building!
Passionate People HQ Opening 💟
Curious how we opened our new office?
Hack your office!
Chris: Becoming Spider
Have you already seen Spider's talk at Node Conference 2019?🎙️
Guillaume Chau Workshop and TonTon
Learning and team-building is always a nice combination!