News & Thoughts

From announcements to deep-dive blog posts, here’s the pulse of what Blend is thinking.

News

Joshua Folkerts named Episerver EMVP

  • Feb. 27 2019

Developer Joshua Folkers has been named one of the newest Episerver Most Valuable Professionals (EMVP). He earned his title by actively participating in the Episerver development community and sharing the knowledge he has gained to accelerate the success of others.

Blend Expands Leadership

  • Feb. 12 2019

Blend Interactive is expanding its leadership team to include a trio of seasoned Blenders, while Jessica Hutchinson moves up to become Chief Operating Officer.

Blend and Episerver Celebrate Ten Years as Partners

  • Nov. 14 2018

Ten years ago, a long-lasting partnership between Blend Interactive and Episerver officially began. Together, we’ve been through several versions, dozens of new sites, and a lot of change.

Blend Road Report: Spring and Summer 2018

  • Jul. 23 2018

It has been a busy year for Blend as we travel around the world to attend conferences, visit clients and CMS partners, and speak at industry events. With a few spare moments in the office, we reflect on the past few months of adventures.

Introducing: Blend’s QA Practice Manager

  • Jul. 02 2018

A developer by trade with an eye toward accessible content and design, providing Blend and our clients with the support needed to make sure everything functions properly while meeting and exceeding expectations.

Blend Introduces Summer Hours

  • May. 31 2018

In an effort to spread a bit of summer cheer, Blend is officially implementing Summer Hours. More sun. More fun. Shorter Friday hours.

Now What? Workshops 2018 Recap

  • May. 11 2018

We’ve put away the signage. We’ve cleaned up the office. Now, it’s time to take a deep breath, exhale, and look back on another successful Now What? Workshops.

A Strong Start to 2018 with Episerver

  • Mar. 23 2018

Developer Bob Davidson earns his Commerce Certification, while joining Blend lead developer Joshua Folkerts as a CMS Certified developer. Joshua and Deane Barker attended Episerver Ascend. Then, Deane Barker attended Episerver’s EMVP Summit. A busy Episerver month altogether, we’d say.

Corey Vilhauer on The Write Now Podcast

  • Dec. 05 2017

Blend's User Experience Architect Corey Vilhauer was a guest on The Write Now Podcast with Sarah Werner this week, where the two of them discussed everything from how live changes the writing process to how to find a voice through practice and failure.

CEO Karla Santi Joins Sioux Falls Area Chamber of Commerce

  • Nov. 02 2017

There’s a value in not just understanding the city and state you are a part of, but also participating in it. With that in mind, Blend CEO Karla Santi has been busy acting as Blend’s ambassador across the Sioux Falls area, all starting with her appointment to the Sioux Falls Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.

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