Curious Minds Media was founded in 2004 by Eric Meyer and Travis Robie, two enterprising young men who
had first worked together while guiding rock climbing on New York's Shawangunk Ridge. Recognizing a
need in the marketplace for approachable web development services, they decided to go into business
together, and began writing code out of an old barn in the historic Tuthilltown gristmill. The business
was a quick success, and Curious Minds opened its Kingston office in 2005.
From Flash to Frameworks
Over the next few years Curious Minds gained a reputation for developing innovative Flash websites for
Broadway shows, pushing the limit of what was possible with technology at the time. At the same
time, the two began experimenting with combining Flash with remote data services, as well as
live video streaming.
This early exploration enabled the team to succeed at more complex projects, and further growth for the
company. The team Curious Minds began to invest heavily into learning software design patterns, and
enterprise software architectures. At the same time, with the rise of the first iPhone, the importance
Over the next few years, Curious Minds continued to grow, adding more services, developers and
expertise. Owing much to its location, Curious Minds was also at the forefront of the remote
work revolution, managing and working with developers and teams across the country.
Curious Minds also began to develop its maintenance services, focusing primarily on investing in its
WordPress practice, applying the hard-earned lessons gained working with enterprise
architectures to the WordPress realm. Curious Minds quickly gained a reputation for technical expertise
Throughout its 20 year history, the guiding principles that founded Curious Minds have not changed. We
seek to understand the needs of our customers, and enable them to realize their digital goals by
best in class solutions. The developers at Curious Minds continue to evolve as technology
advances, carrying that spirit of curiosity, inventiveness, and hard work forward.