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Christopher Wink

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Christopher Wink is a Cofounder, Chief Executive Officer and Publisher of Technical.ly, the local technology news network. In that capacity, he is a co-organizer of Philly Tech Week, Baltimore Innovation Week, Delaware Innovation Week and other events that bring smart people together. Previously, Wink worked for a homeless advocacy nonprofit and was a freelance reporter for a variety of publications. He writes regularly about news innovation and best business practices on his personal blog here and curates a personal monthly newsletter of ideas and links here. The bicycle commuter loves cities, urban politics and squabbling about neighborhood boundaries.

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Read Technical.ly’s new Beyond Recruiting ebook on trends in hiring

Feb. 12, 2018 10:44 am

Read Technical.ly’s new Beyond Recruiting ebook on trends in hiring

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Technical.ly is piloting Membership. Shape where community journalism goes next

Jan. 22, 2018 9:29 am

Technical.ly is piloting Membership. Shape where community journalism goes next

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‘It’s irresponsible to not look critically’ at where your company is based

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‘It’s irresponsible to not look critically’ at where your company is based

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Who will be DC’s fourth-wave consumer-tech success?

Oct. 12, 2017 12:45 pm

Who will be DC’s fourth-wave consumer-tech success?

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Don’t sleep on the importance of big tech brand policy offices for DC

Sep. 25, 2017 12:59 pm

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For diversity and inclusion in tech, ‘This opportunity is too big to miss’

Sep. 18, 2017 12:38 pm

For diversity and inclusion in tech, ‘This opportunity is too big to miss’

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Multiplying meetups look to the collective

Aug. 18, 2017 12:51 pm

Multiplying meetups look to the collective

Amid the District's flourishing tech events and resources comes a need for coalition groups and efforts.
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Jul. 31, 2017 12:48 pm

This fall, Inova Health will launch its Personalized Health Accelerator

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Hey, here’s a trick for landing a DevOps job at Vox Media: be a fan

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Hey, here’s a trick for landing a DevOps job at Vox Media: be a fan

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For #dctech, it can’t just be bigger, it has to be better

Mar. 19, 2015 9:08 am

For #dctech, it can’t just be bigger, it has to be better

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