Examiner.com to Sponsor and Participate at DrupalCamp Colorado

Members of Denver staff to participate at local event during exciting time for Examiner.com

Jun 25, 2010, 16:03 ET from Examiner.com

DENVER, June 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Examiner.com, the insider source for local, will showcase its top technology talent at DrupalCamp Colorado 2010, kicking off in Denver on June 26.

Key leaders from across the company, including development, product, and content, will attend this year's event. Additionally, key technology leaders from Examiner.com will present on a number of Drupal-related topics. DrupalCamp Colorado is aimed at educating both advanced Drupal users and those completely new to the technology through various levels of presentations throughout the two day event.

With more than 42,000 contributors across its 240 US and Canadian editions, Examiner.com was recently ranked by comScore as one of the top 10 fastest-growing web sites in the US. The company also reports more than 35% growth in unique visitors so far in 2010.

Examiner.com's long-term strategic vision leverages social media for improving online content distribution. This commitment has led to Examiner.com's decision to migrate the entire site to open source Drupal. Once this migration is complete, Examiner.com will become the largest consumer web site living on the Drupal platform.

"As we quickly approach our migration from Cold Fusion to Drupal, the timing to share our knowledge and learn from others is perfect," said Chief Technology Officer, Mike Meyers. "The ability to sponsor the event in our headquarter city of Denver, makes this even more exciting."

Examiner.com presentations at DrupalCamp Colorado include:  Karoly Negyesi (ChX), Field API – create and work with a field and Kevin Bridges, Entities and fields ... transitioning to D7.

Known as Examiners, contributors to Examiner.com are passionate local insiders who offer a range of viewpoints on locally-relevant topics. With plans to hit 85,000 Examiners by the end of 2010, Examiner.com is actively recruiting individuals who are passionate about their interests and excited to share their knowledge of politics and other categories.

More information on Examiners and how to become one is available at Examiner.com.

About Examiner.com

Launched in April 2008, Examiner.com serves 240 markets across North America and is the insider source for everything local. Examiner.com feeds the passion the local community has for its favorite interests, activities and establishments by connecting them with credible and informed contributors who write and share information with the passion and insights only a local insider can provide. Examiner.com is a division of the Clarity Digital Group, LLC, wholly owned by The Anschutz Company, a Denver-based investment company with a broad array of assets in print and digital media, live sports and entertainment, hospitality, film production and exhibition, and wind energy development.

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