|[FreeBSD-Announce] FreeBSD Foundation Announces Ed Maste as Director of Project Development||Deb Goodkin||5/9/13 11:28 AM|
The FreeBSD Foundation is pleased to announce Ed Maste's new role as the
Foundation's part-time Director of Project Development. Ed has served
on the Foundation's board for two years, and has stepped down in order to
accept this new position.
In this position Ed will manage the Foundation's sponsored work,
including projects funded under specific grants, operational support and
project development undertaken by the Foundation's permanent technical
Working with the Foundation's Board of Directors, Ed will identify
and document specific areas of future project work interest. This
roadmap planning will include coordination with FreeBSD consumers and
the FreeBSD community.
"2012 represented an inflection point in the Foundation's history,''
said Justin T. Gibbs, President of the FreeBSD Foundation. "The
Foundation has a stated goal of investing in permanent staff through
2013. With Ed taking on this new position I'm excited by the
Foundation's increased capacity to manage our project development and
Ed has over ten years of experience in companies building products
on FreeBSD, in both technical and managerial roles. He resides in
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada.