Ahmad Awais is an award-winning open-source engineer, VP of Developer Relations at RapidAPI, Google Developers Expert Dev Advocate, Node.js Community Committee Outreach Lead, WordPress Core Dev, and ex VP of Engineering at WGA. He has authored various open-source software tools used by millions of developers worldwide, like his Shades of Purple code-theme or projects like the corona-cli.
Awais loves to teach. Over 20,000 developers are learning from his courses , i.e., NodeCLI.com, VSCode.pro, NextjsBeginner.com. He has spoken at 100+ tech conferences, including TEDx, ReactLive, Node Summit, Google Dev Summit, Next.js Conf. Awais received the FOSS community leadership recognition as one of the first 12 featured GitHub Star with a gold GitHub Stars Award. He is a member of the SmashingMagazine Experts Panel; featured & published author at CSS-Tricks, Tuts+, Scotch.io, SitePoint. You can mostly find him on Twitter @MrAhmadAwais, where he tweets his #OneDevMinute developer tips.
Jan 2021 - Present
VP of Developer Relations (DevRel, DX, Dev Docs), RapidAPI