Dave Wasmer is a front-end developer and Backbone / Coffeescript junkie at Kinvey in Cambridge, MA, where he builds and maintains the company’s various web properties. That includes the management console, a large and complex Backbone-powered clientside web app. Dave has prior experience hacking with Rails, and in another life, PHP. In his spare time, he enjoys helping others master the craft of programming, including teaching at the Boston Startup School. He also enjoys sailing, hiking, and trying new food.