Vladimir Dementyev has been working on web applications for more than 10 years and launched his first Ruby on Rails project back in 2014. Since then, he has been working on a dozen of Rails web applications, used by hundreds of millions of customers, monolithic or component-based, following the Rails way or trying to swim against the current.
He has been an active member of Rails open-source community since 2015, becoming a regular Rails contributor, a RailsConf speaker, and the author of dozens of gems, including AnyCable, TestProf, and Action Policy to name a few. For his work on the Ruby Next project, the author got the Fukuoka Ruby Award for outstanding performance in 2021.
Currently, he’s leading the backend developers’ team at Evil Martians, helping dozens of web projects around the world build better software.