Based in Ottawa, LumosTech Training offers tech related training for groups and businesses. It was founded by Rick Radko and Jasmine Vesque, both co-organizers of WordCamp Ottawa and the Ottawa WordPress Meetup Group.
Rick is the owner and principal designer/developer at R-Cubed Design Forge. Rick is a creative, artistic, and entrepreneurial engineer with a passion for finding solutions to difficult design problems.
Rick has been creating web sites and applications since 1996. He launched his first WordPress site in 2008. Rick is at home coding plugins, designing custom themes, building multilingual sites and teaching others to do all of those.
Rick has been a repeat presenter at WordCamps Ottawa, Toronto and Montréal. He is also a regular speaker at the Ottawa WordPress Meetup Group and instructor at Ladies Learning Code.
Jasmine Vesque is a web evangelist who enjoys helping people share their most important stories and ideas. She is a web specialist, digital marketer, and graphic designer. Her boutique web agency, Forward Slash Media, provides a wide range of digital solutions and technology training.
Her work experience includes government, small businesses, arts groups, and non-profits. She is the Vice-President of Communications and Webmaster for the charity, The Forget for a Moment Foundation.
Jasmine loves teaching and regularly contributes as a speaker at Ottawa WordPress Group and WordCamps Ottawa and Toronto. She is also an instructor and mentor with Ladies Learning Code.