Verious Smith III has been an Inland Empire Native (Corona) and an active participant in helping build the Startup Community in the Inland Empire since He made it his home in 2012. He is the founder of the first and longest running tech meetup in the Inland Empire, The Inland Empire WordPress Meetup Group.
From the growth of the Inland Empire WordPress group he successfully launched the Inland Empire’s 1st WordCamp with the help of committed members of that group. His involvement in Startups & the Startup Community flows more from curiosity and fascination as most of his professional career has been in the form of freelancer / contractor building stuff for the web.
Sharjeel joined Startempire Wire as emerging technologies editor. Earlier, he worked at Silicon Canals, a leading English language technology media source for the Benelux and wider Europe. He covered the European technology and startup ecosystem digging into latest funding rounds of startups.