Dubbed King of Web Standards by Business Week, Jeffrey Zeldman co-founded the multi-city web design conference An Event Apart with Eric Meyer; publishes A List Apart “for people who make websites,” a leading journal of web design thought since 1998; and founded and is chairman of Happy Cog™, a design studio with offices in New York, Philadelphia, and Austin.
Jeffrey co-founded and publishes A Book Apart, brief books for people who make websites, with Mandy Brown and Jason Santa Maria. He hosts weekly design podcast The Big Web Show (.net Magazine Video Podcast of the Year 2010, and Podcast of the Year 2011), and is a faculty member on the MFA, Interaction Design program at School of Visual Arts.
In 2012, Jeffrey Zeldman was the first designer inducted in the SXSW Interactive Hall of Fame. He tweets prolifically at @zeldman and has blogged and shared web design concepts and advocated user- and content-focused design techniques at Jeffrey Zeldman Presents since 1995. Jeffrey serves on the Advisory Boards of the SXSW Interactive Festival and Readability. Jeffrey’s international speaking schedule is available for your perusal. More biographical information may be found at Wikipedia.