The Nerdery is famous in the Twin Cities as a great place to work and play. So when nerds take time out to fire up the grill and invite the neighborhood over to see the new expanded headquarters, it’s a fun time to say the least. The retro theme referred to a bunch of games brought out of storage: what Angry Birds??? For Shareology it broke down into games, shirts and photo booth — and away we go!!
Given the growth, both past and future, of The Nerdery, resumes were being taken on the spot. To help spot the networker of your field of choice, nerds were wearing shirts with particularly helpful backs. Just a few of the shirts that caught Shareology’s eye:
The photo booth immediately caught my eye. Ya’ll gathered in front of a screen, it took 4 shots, and they appeared in the tiny, tiny printer as postcards. Oh, yeah, and they were also sent to The Nerdery’s Facebook page!!!
Couple of last thoughts–I think the machine below is circa 1983ish:
One of the many people-friendly aspects of The Nerdery culture is that it is definitely dog-friendly. There’s even rumors of a cat or two…
Well, there you have it. Congratulations to The Nerdery for a great introduction to its new space! For more information, go to: http://nerdery.com/ or follow them on twitter: @The_Nerdery
Kay Roseland @KayLoire