MRS 047: David Hemmat


    Panel: Charles Max Wood

    Guest: David Hemmat

    This week on My Ruby Story, Charles talks to David Hemmat about his educational background, career choices, and suggestions for developers. David is a web developer who works mainly with Ruby on Rails. In the past few years, David has done work for a number of clients including Condé Nast, Six Red Marbles, ShopKeep, and Couplewise. Currently, David is working on a number of personal and professional development projects.

    In particular, we dive pretty deep on:

    • David’s background
      • How did you get into programming?
      • David’s first job was being a software developer in the Dominican Republic.
    • Consulting and referrals
    • Is there anything that you have done with Ruby or in the community that you are particularly proud of?
      • Talks about Ruby on Rails
    • What are you working on now?
      • The company and Blue Coding.
      • They are interested in hiring a Ruby on Rails developer. If you are interested in this position e-mail at: or
    • Hiring
      • Finding someone you can trust to lead the charge.