Hi, I’m Brian! I am a passionate full stack developer and solution architect. I am experienced with Salesforce, NetSuite, JavaScript, and Amazon Web Services (AWS).
I love creating new products and innovating. I <3 automation and creating digital products.  I have worked in the Canadian Army, telecommunications, market research, and e-commerce.

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Most Recent Articles

Publishing Platform Events from Apex - Triggering Platform events from within Salesforce is pretty easy. Learn how in this post.
Building a Custom UI With Lightning Web Components (LWC) - Creating a UI that is intuitive and user-friendly can be challenging and time-consuming. In this blog post, we will walk through the process of building a custom UI with LWC.
Using Data – Attributes in Lightning Web Component (LWC) - In Lightning Web Components (LWC), data can be defined and used in components through attributes. This blog post explains how to use attributes to pass data.
An Introduction to Salesforce Platform Events - Salesforce Platform Events are an event-driven architecture provided by the Salesforce platform. In this guide we look at what, why, and when.
The Life of a Startup CTO - The life of a startup CTO is incredibly challenging. Why? Well, as the chief technology officer of a startup, you are responsible for leading the company’s technical direction and ensuring that it has the resources and infrastructure to support its growth. It’s a business strategy position a lot more than it is a technology position.…
A guide for adding JWT token-based authentication to Your Serverless Application - One way to secure your serverless application is to implement token-based authentication, which helps to ensure that only authorized users can access your app
Salesforce for Newcomers: Orgs, Sandboxes, Trust and Security - As a newcomer to Salesforce, you will quickly come across several important terms that are fundamental to understanding how Salesforce works. These terms are Org, Sandbox, Trust, and Security. In this article, we will explain each of these terms in detail and how they fit into the overall Salesforce ecosystem.
Lightning Tips for Visualforce Developers - Switching from Visualforce to using Lightning is not an easy transition as there's quite a few changes that Salesforce Developers will need to get used to. Lightning changes a lot of the way that Salesforce works.
Mapping AWS Services to Distributed Architecture Patterns - This blog post will explore how various Amazon Web Services (AWS) services are useful for implementing popular distributed architecture patterns.