Want to build cross platform mobile apps using JavaScript?

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45 South French Broad Avenue · Asheville

How to find us

In the Hatch building - suite 170

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Thanks to Chad Evans for volunteering to present at our May meetup! We'll now be meeting on the 3rd Thursday of every other month to avoid conflicts with the Hatch board meeting.

Special thanks to TekGarden for sponsoring beverages, and Kapost for sponsoring pizza for this month's event. Both have great sounding job opportunities they'd like you to know about, details are below.

Ionic Framework provides delightful development tools to take you from idle command line prompt to packaged app in no time flat. Use popular frontend frameworks like Angular/React/Vue and deploy to Android & iOS – even Desktop using Electron.

Into Progressive Web Apps? Ionic, now in its 4th major release, can do that, too. Really well.

In this Intro to Ionic, presenter Chad Evans will walk you through the enjoyable process of building an app with Ionic and clue you in to some of its coolest features.

Your Presenter
Chad Evans is a frontend developer aiming to bolster the blossoming tech scene in Asheville. In 2018, he and his teammates rebuilt the Biltmore Estate mobile app using Ionic.

5:30-6:00 Networking in Hatchworks Kitchen area (food/drink provided)
6:00-6:45 Presentation in Hatchworks Conference Room
6:45-7:00 Q&A, Next Meetup planning

About TekGarden
TekGarden is an IT and Executive Search firm dedicated to serving Asheville, Brevard, WNC, and North Georgia.

Any Senior (or Mid-level) JavaScript/React/Redux/TypeScript Developers with at least 1 backend language (Node, Rails, etc.)? They have an awesome, local perm role with a well-respected e-learning company offering competitive salary, great benefits (at no cost to employee), work-life balance, easy parking (and a weekly remote day). Contact Lauren Bailey, [masked].

About Kapost
Kapost partners with marketers as they build and manage a content operation that produces and delivers the right content to the right customer at the right time at scale.

Kapost is building a development team in Asheville, and currently have two openings: