Who are you?

We are a pair of developers who are excited and engaged in the Magento community. We are enthusiastic about sharing our experiences and helping others to get involved in Open Source and Magento. Please leave us feedback about the podcast by reaching out to us.


A luminary in the Magento community, Phillip Jackson has been developing ecommerce solutions since 1998. With over 15 years of experience creating unique online customer experiences, 5 Magento Developer Certifications under his belt, and a twice-awarded Magento Master, he has both built and managed Magento installations for some of the world’s most recognizable brands.

Phillip is the organizer of the South Florida Magento Meetup and hosts the successful podcasts Magetalk, Future Commerce and Merchant to Merchant, with over 50,000 monthly listeners.


Kalen has been involved in the Magento community for years – having founded a SaaS app for Magento, cohosted Magetalk – a Magento community podcast, and contributed to a number of open source projects. Kalen is now focused on building Commerce Hero – marketplace to connect great developers with great merchants and agencies.