Nicole Sullivan

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Nicole Sullivan



Nicole is a CSS Ninja, Evangelist, and Performance Engineer.
She founded the Object Oriented CSS open source project. She co-authored Optimizing Images for Even Faster Websites with O’Reilly. Among her recent projects is the w3c beta redesign. She also co-created Smush it, an image optimization service in the cloud.

She is passionate about CSS, web standards, and scalable front-end architecture for sites with large numbers of pages and visitors. Speaks about performance at conferences around the world, most recently at Ajax Experience, ParisWeb, and Web Directions North.

Previously Nicole researched and improved the performance of Yahoo! sites worldwide as a part of their YSlow team. She enjoys working on large commercial sites including; Yahoo!, SFR, FNAC, Club Med, Accor, Renault, SNCF, and La Poste. Blogs at

When she’s not coding, she spends most of her time talking about Object Oriented CSS, occasionally that leaves time for riding her Ducati, salsa dancing, and playing with her adorable mutt, Clover.

Proposals for this user

* There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly: Object Oriented CSS for Open Source Projects

10 object-oriented CSS best practices we can learn from children.
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Nicole Sullivan