Chris Nelson
I am a motivational speaker and I live in a van down by the river

Chris Nelson

Chris Nelson is the Co-Founder of Gaslight, an agile software development firm in Cincinnati. He heads up DevBuilders, the company’s apprenticeship program, mentors young developers and sets technology direction. What does he love most about his job? Sharing what he’s learned from nearly 20 years developing software across a wide range of industries. Chris has given workshops across the country and spent time teaching at Dev Bootcamp in Chicago. He’s spoken at RailsConf, RubyConf, JavaOne, HTML5 Developer Conference, No Fluff Just Stuff, CodeMash and many others.


(513) 917-3814


Sharonville Convention Center
11355 Chester Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45246