Cypress Ambassador Spotlight: Joël Grimberg

March 2, 2023

By Ronald Williams

What motivates you to be a Cypress Ambassador?

I am very enthusiastic about how Cypress can make test automation so much easier

How do you currently help others that are either using Cypress or interested in using Cypress?

I lead the way by giving training and coaching development teams in using Cypress the right way

What is your favorite Cypress feature?

you get a DOM snapshot (for free) with every Cypress command you use

What is your favorite "Cypress Best Practice" and why?

use the Smart Orchestration of the Cypress Dashboard

Outside of work, what are your favorite things to do (hobbies, passions, etc.)?

Playing trumpet and bass, reading some nice books, running

What is one professional milestone you are proud of? (an accomplishment, celebration, recognition, etc.)

becoming a Cypress Ambassador. If you look at where I come from, I hope this will be an inspiration to others.

For new users -  what is the best way to "get started" with Cypress?

It depends on your preferred learning style. Some need group training (to reflect out loud or to be helped on site), others just need to use the kitchen sink tests that Cypress offers.

What is your favorite quote or saying?

“act now, apologize later”

About the Ambassador Program.

The Cypress Ambassador program supports the top Cypress advocates around the world. Through this program, Ambassadors are offered speaking opportunities, a personalized hub, and visibility within our extensive network.To learn more about these wonderful ambassadors visit our Official Ambassador webpage.

The Cypress Community Team has been working on the official Cypress Ambassador program to include a variety of new experiences, support resources, benefits, contribution areas, and much more. One of our main priorities is to highlight our current Ambassadors and the amazing work they are doing. They truly embody the community spirit through their advocacy to help empower others. We will be having more opportunities to connect with our Ambassadors this year. Make sure to stay updated on upcoming events and opportunities.