Ara has been working on the Web since 1997. He's been a freelancer, the webmaster at Festival Just For Laughs, a front-end web developer and practice lead at Nurun, a Front-End Engineer on the Mail team at Yahoo! and most recently, a Front-End Engineer on the Cloud Services team at HP. Ara's experience comes from having worked on every aspect of web development throughout his career, but he's now following his passion for web standards-based front-end development. When he isn't speaking and writing about best practices or coding professionally, he's maintaining his personal site at http://arapehlivanian.com/.