Geno is the Owner of a small web design agency called Monterey Premier, and is based in Monterey, California. He has been building websites since 1996, and WordPressing since 2012.

Geno also enjoys all things design, travel, hanging out with friends, encouraging other believers, helping in his local community, and experimenting with new technologies. When not doing any of the above, you can find Geno blogging on or writing Divi customization tutorials over on

WordPress Origin Story

In 2012, a friend of mine reached out to me needing help with his church website and it happened to be built using WordPress. I jumped in and quickly found out where the theme came from and how to get support. As I got more familiar with the theme, and their other themes, I began to fall in love with WordPress in general. I used to think it would be too restrictive for me but I quickly found it to be just the opposite.

My first WordCamp was in Orange County in 2016 and I was blown away by the amazing community. Since then I have been attending WordCamps in San Diego, Orange County, and Sacramento. In 2018, I will be giving my first WordCamp talk at WordCamp Riverside, in Southern California

  • Member Since: December 27th, 2013
  • Location: Monterey, California
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  • Job Title: Owner
  • Employer: Monterey Premier
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