Dave Roma

Entrepreneur, web developer, creative technologist.

I build websties + web applications using HTML5, JavaScript, Angular, Meteor, Python, my brain, fingers, a MacbookPro, mind control, clean eating, a healthy lifestyle, meditation and a sincere desire to be the best human being on Earth.

Passion Projects

Angle

Monitor web chatter for sentiment.

Tech: Meteor, Twitter API

Angle is an early prototype for an app I'm building to analyze the impact of chatter and sentiment on the social web. I want to know what people are talking about, in real-time, and how public opinion affects things like stock prices, elections, cryto currency and what-have-you.

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WebGL Interactive Map

Fly around a map of Brooklyn like a fucking bird.

Tech: WegGL

This map demo uses WebGL to render an interactive map which lets users "fly" around to various locations in Greenpoint, Brooklyn with the smoothness that only WebGL can provide.

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Chatbot Demo

Because chatbots are were in and I want you to like me.

Tech: AIML, Node.js, Websockets

A chatbot that aims to do more than simple "Q and A" needs to be able to respond intelligently to a range of requests and statements from the user.

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Client Projects

The Hub

A Social Network for Creatives.

Client: H Influencer Collective
Tech: AngularJS

The Hub is a social network were Instagram "influencers" can interact with each other and gain valuable insights into their social performance through interactive charts and dashboards.

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Puritan's Pride website

An high-traffic ecommerce website.

Client: Firstborn
Tech: HTML5, Sass, JavaScript

Vitamins...heard of them? They keep you healthy. I was hired to build the front end of this massive e-commerce website for one of their clients. As lead developer, my duties were to write code for the web front end, attend client meetings and work directly with a separate back end team for integration into their current infrastructure.

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Droga5 / Prudential

A website encouraging people to save for retiremnt.

Client: Droga5
Tech: HTML5, Sass, JavaScript

I was hired by Droga5 to build a microsite for one of their largest clients. The site's main purpose is to encourage "young-folk" to start saving for retirement with a calculator depicting their potential wealth accumulation over time based on factors such as age, monthly pledge amount and savings start date.

Paired with a full ad campaign and retirement-themed "4.01K" marathon in Washington D.C., users of the site pledged to save what could collectively grow to $1 billion more for retirement.

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Sundown Naturals

An ecommerce website that is large.

Client: Firstborn
Tech: HTML5, Sass, JavaScript

Vitamins...heard of them? They keep you healthy. I was hired by Firstborn to build the front end of this massive e-commerce website for one of their clients. As lead developer, my duties were to write code for the web front end, attend client meetings and work directly with a separate back end team for integration into their current infrastructure. Is this description the same as the one above? Yes and you're very observant. These sites were similar in scope and I didn't feel like writing another paragraph; I will soon though promise.

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