Something with Noobs

Samantha’s Note: This guest post was written by Amy Donohue, an Ignite Phoenix social media volunteer, and past presenter at both Ignite Phoenix, and its sister event Ignite Phoenix After Hours.   I had the pleasure of interviewing people who were either attending or presenting at Ignite Phoenix for the first time. By the end > Read more

I’d like to thank the Academy…

Really though. Can you imagine a better way to get winter time in Phoenix started? Ignite Phoenix #13 was just another great example of the community gathering together and sharing in the passion of learning, exploring, and sharing. Even when the lights when out over our Presenter tables at the end of the night you > Read more

T-Minus Four Days

Ignite Phoenix #13 is only a few days away and you’ve got your ticket, but what about the rest of the night? I’m sure you’re asking: “What time do I need to be there?”, “Will there be food, drink?”, “Music?”, “An ATM?” Fear not good citizens. Bookmark this handy post for all your Ignite Phoenix > Read more

Igniting True Love

Samantha’s Note: Over the next few weeks we’ll be featuring guest posts by some of our past presenters. Today’s post was written by Shauna Stacy, a presenter at Ignite Phoenix #9.   Ignite has a fantastical quality to it. Not the type in the movie Legend, where you ignore Tom Cruise’s acting to hope against > Read more

Submissions Edition Part 2; Presenters & Ticket Sales

Welcome back Ignite Phoenix readers. In this week’s installment, we’re announcing our presenters for Ignite Phoenix #13! We received so many amazing submissions that we could have easily doubled this list, but alas our judges had to narrow it down to 18. Now, no more waiting: here are your presenters for Ignite Phoenix #13! Share > Read more

Ignite Phoenix: Submissions Edition Part 1

Goooooood morning, Phoenix! As you’re all well aware, submissions for Ignite Phoenix #13 closed last night at the stroke of midnight. And every day since the end of August we received a submission from a valley resident, who is right now wondering if their presentation will be chosen, and they’ll be sharing it with you > Read more