Creating a Comprehensive Social Media App Using Ionic and PhoneGap

A talk by Andrey Feldman & Nick Van Weerdenburg at Web Unleashed.

Sprout Wellness Solutions Inc. engaged with in Spring 2014 to help build their first iOS and Android mobile wellness social networking application based on prior experiences with the mobile web and a customer-focused business strategy that prioritized agility and time-to-market.

Andrey Feldman from Sprout and Nick Van Weerdenburg from share a comprehensive case study on the end-to-end journey defining and building Sprout’s mobile application using the Ionic Framework and PhoneGap/Cordova.

Andrey Feldman's Bio:

Andrey Feldman is the Vice President of Product at Sprout, leading the company’s Product Management and Engineering organizations. He first started writing code in 1994, and his passion for web and mobile technologies has only been growing since. He is especially passionate about elegant architecture, thin server, test driven development, and user focused design. Prior to joining Sprout, Andrey lead the Core Services Product Management team at BlackBerry. To hear more from Andrey, follow him on Twitter at @AndreyFeldman.

Nick Van Weerdenburg's Bio:

Nick is’s founder, first developer, and now leads the company’s business development and strategy activities. Nick first did server-side JavaScript in 1997 and has 15 years of experience in web software in diverse roles and industries. He is a firm believer in the thin-server, full-JavaScript stack and an active speaker, delivering about a dozen talks each year. To hear more from Nick, follow him on Twitter at @n1cholasv.