[Foundation-l] KJ and Wikimania

phoebe ayers phoebe.wiki at gmail.com
Fri Jan 26 21:23:55 UTC 2007

On 1/25/07, Jimmy Wales <jwales at wikia.com> wrote:
> Gil, Angela and I are excited to announce that KJ will be spending 50%
> of her work time at Wikia over the next 6 months as a dedicated
> volunteer for Wikimania 2007.  KJ will be one of the main organizers of
> Wikimania 2007 and is responsible for Wikimania sponsorship. KJ is
> responsible for preparing sponsor proposals and will be spending time
> visiting the sponsors to discuss their proposals.
> Part of my goal with Wikia is to build a commercial enterprise that
> could contribute back to the foundation and I'm excited to see that
> starting to happen.
> --Jimbo

This is great news; I'm glad that KJ will be able to be dedicated to
sponsorships, which are a crucial part of making the conference happen. Many
thanks to Wikia and KJ.

-- phoebe
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