BEN WONG (@bunmun) is the Strategic Services Manager at Blackbaud and Co-Founder of Birthdays For All, a nonprofit that provides birthday presents to foster children in the Charleston County area. He started his career as an interactive designer where he designed and developed website solutions for hundreds of nonprofit organizations. He also worked as a director of UX at a boutique digital marketing agency, where he gained experience in the for-profit world. As a Charleston resident, he is also part of the Charleston Open Source initiative to attract tech talent to the region.
He has presented at NTC, DIG South, BBCON, Refresh Charleston and Good Business Summit. He has written articles on mobile optimization and web design strategy for the npEngage blog and the npExperts eBook.
He comes from the UK where he had a short career in the British music industry before completing his degree in Computer Science with Business Management at Queen Mary University of London.