mel at redhat.com
Tue Nov 3 06:54:53 UTC 2009
> Hi all,
> My name is Athanasios (Sakis for short) Samaras and I have some
> experience in the field of sales and marketing.
Welcome, Sakis! It sounds like you have a lot of great experience to
share, and we're glad to have you on board. I've sponsored you for
membership in the FAS marketing group, and see you already have a wiki
user page up (https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Asamaras) - you're all
set to go.
> Finally my weaknesses: well, I tend to write and talk, but you can see
> that for yourself.
Around here, those aren't weaknesses at all. :)
> Well if I can be of any use, please let me know.
You have perfect timing. We are actually in the last few weeks of the
Fedora 12 release, so Marketing deliverables are being finished up right
now - it's a great time to jump in and help on things like screenshots
or the release tour, especially since you have a technical background as
well and can help bridge the engineering and the marketing sides of
things. Doing this will also give you an idea of what we might do for a
Fedora 13 marketing strategy, which we'll begin thinking about soon.
Are you on IRC? We hang out in #fedora-mktg and have weekly meetings
(https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Marketing_meetings) in #fedora-meeting
on irc.freenode.net, on Tuesdays at 2100 UTC (the next one is about 13
hours from now) and that's a great chance to introduce yourself, find
out what's going on, and get started. I'm mchua; feel free to ping me
> I also participate in the Doc translation team for Greek language and
> occasionally write at wikipedia.
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