Cultivate was started in 2006 with the goal of helping individuals and small businesses use web-based technologies to grow their business or idea.
R.J. Townsend has 10+ years experience using web-based technologies to bring value to businesses. He is the managing partner of Cultivate Technologies, a Philadelphia based technical consulting and development firm, and the author of Foundation Drupal 7: Learn how to use the Drupal framework to quickly build feature-rich web sites, published by Friends of Ed in Dec 2010. He earned his master's degree in quantitative psychology from California State University, Fullerton and worked towards a Ph.D. at the University of Delaware studying customer satisfaction and loyalty. He has published several articles on integrating research and technology and won an award for his research in 2004. You can follow R.J. on twitter at www.twitter.com/robertjtownsend.
Gabrielle Townsend is an accomplished project leader with over ten years experience delivering high quality strategic plans, optimized processes, and dynamic systems within the enterprise. With a Bachelor of Science from Rutgers University, Gabrielle has experience with document management, content management, and enterprise resource planning systems within large organizations, including utilities, legal, and non-profits. She is a certified Six Sigma Green Belt and includes human resources, strategic planning, technology implementations and staff development in her areas of expertise.