Barnes & Noble, Inc.

Old BN office
Chelsea BN office (prior to the Google expansion).

About the Company

At BN, I was responsible for PHP (symfony) development during a major site redesign and modernization initiative for Sparknotes, replacing the original Perl application. We re-lauched the application using the symfony 1.3 framework.


Leadership Roles


  • Symfony/Wordpress Integration - SparkLife
  • Custom Wordpress Plugin - "Merge Tags"
  • Wordpress Training for Bloggers/Content Editors

Solr Search

  • Solr Integration - SparkCollege