Syed Balkhi founded WPBeginner, the largest free WordPress resource site and OptinMonster, the most popular lead generation software. He is an award winning entrepreneur who was recognized as the top 100 entrepreneur under the age of 30 by United Nations. Syed’s work has been featured in Forbes, Inc, Entrepreneur, WashingtonPost, FoxBusiness, and countless other top publications.
Just your regular European guy that people often say sounds Russian. Born in Romania in a small used to be mining town. Proud husband and father!
Shortly after randomly meeting Pippin at Starbucks, Daniel joined the EDD team in 2018 to help with support. He's worked in the corporate world doing support for 10 years but also began using WordPress in 2012 helping bloggers & podcasters with their websites & stores. Since then Daniel fell in love with helping people use WordPress to grow their business.
When he's not helping customers he spends time with his wife and two kids, enjoys reading, cooking BBQ, working on house projects and is preparing to overtake Phil as EDD's head drummer.
Chris is an advisor to Easy Digital Downloads and the inventor of many of EDD's most popular extensions including Frontend Submissions, Checkout Fields Manager, and Discounts Pro.
Robin joined the Easy Digital Downloads team in 2020, after ten years of building WordPress sites for clients, and eventually creating plugins as well.
She's based outside of beautiful Chattanooga, Tennessee, and loves spending time with her husband, three children, and feisty dog, whether that means hiking in the woods, playing a game, or curling up on the back porch with a good book.
Chris Klosowski is the President of Easy Digital Downloads. He has been working with Easy Digital Downloads for nearly 10 years, and focused on professional WordPress Development for 15 years.