Dan Shaw

Strategic Advisor

Dan Shaw, aka “dshaw”, has dedicated his career to growing the Node.js Ecosystem. He was instrumental in the formation of the Node.js Foundation where he served on the Board as Director. He is known as "The Godfather of Node.js” for his tireless efforts to build community and align the needs of developers and business leaders.

He is a keynote speaker and speaks about Leadership, Node.js, JavaScript and Digital Transformation. He is recognizable as the “Voice of Node.js” as long-time host of the NodeUp podcast. He has created numerous events like EnterpriseJS, NodeDay, SFNode, SFNodeBots, and Nodebots Day to provide opportunities to share knowledge and learn.

He created the first consulting company dedicated to Node.js called The Node Firm and then the first commercial entity to productize Node.js with NodeSource. Today, Dan Shaw works across the industry providing leadership as a Strategic Advisor to companies looking grow their presence and work effectively with Node.js.