appendTo Announces John Resig to Join Board of Advisors

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Veteran industry leader to provide support and advocacy for jQuery community.

John Resig has a solid vision for the future of jQuery technology and the community it serves.

appendTo, LLC, the jQuery company for IT experts and business professionals, today announced the appointment of John Resig to the company’s Board of Advisors. As the creator and lead developer of the Write Less, Do More jQuery JavaScript Library, Resig will bring a wealth of open source knowledge and experience to the appendTo team.

appendTo delivers jQuery services to thought leaders worldwide who adapt the latest JavaScript technologies to stay connected to customers and maintain an online competitive advantage. Based on fundamental methodologies developed by the jQuery Core Team, appendTo specializes in supporting members of the web development community who adopt the fast and concise jQuery JavaScript Library, which simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating and facilitates Ajax interactions for rapid, efficient, best of breed web development.

"I'm very excited to see continued growth in the jQuery community," said Resig. "The creation of appendTo as the first company dedicated to providing commercial jQuery support and training has been quite exciting. As a board member, I hope to be able to provide advice and drive appendTo in a direction that works to benefit the jQuery community at large."

Resig is well known in the web development community as an author, JavaScript guru and creator of jQuery. With almost a decade of experience in developing web applications, Resig changed the way that developers wrote JavaScript when he created jQuery’s sustainable, open source JavaScript library for rapid, lightweight web development. Currently, Resig is a lead developer on the jQuery Core Team, which maintains the core aspects of jQuery (the core library, test suite, documentation and bug tracking) and manages the direction of the jQuery library. He is also a JavaScript developer for the Mozilla Corporation and the author of the book Pro JavaScript Techniques.

“John Resig has a solid vision for the future of jQuery technology and the community it serves,” said Mike Hostetler, founder and CEO of appendTo, LLC. "His wealth of knowledge and experience in web development and jQuery will enable appendTo to expand its leadership role in providing industry-leading jQuery training and support services that the web development community and corporations worldwide need."

About the Company

Founded by jQuery Team Members, appendTo, LLC ( provides companies worldwide with the industry knowledge needed to make front-end web development projects a success. Through comprehensive training, guidance and support, appendTo’s team of industry-leading professionals leads corporate IT teams and web development professionals throughout the development lifecycle.

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