James Rutherford (jamesrutherford)

James Rutherford is Director of Global and Technology Partnerships at Pantheon.

“During the project, James stepped up as the engineering leader to help drive the project to successful completion. Migrating one of the world’s most visited websites to Drupal was not a simple task. James delivered for us with his leadership and engineering skills.” - Chris Hill Chief Information and Technology Officer at The Weather Company, an IBM Business

Selected Speaking Engagements:
“Life in the Drop: Drupal 8 for Enterprise” - Great Wide Open Conference
“Translating Success In Drupal 8: The Manhattan Associates Story” - Drupalcon Los Angeles
“Webinar: Estimating Digital Web Projects” - Mediacurrent
“Drupal Career TrailHead; Embark on a Path to Success” - Drupalcon Austin
“Webinar: The Power of Maps and Drupal” - Mediacurrent
“Migrating Weather.com” - Atlanta Drupal Users Group

Selected Thought Leadership:
Multilingual Translation in Drupal 8
The Drupal 8 Debate: Is it right for my Organization now?
“Strategic Success: Client Services at Mediacurrent”
“Powerful Ways To Extend and Develop Drupal 8”
“Using Cloud Hooks on Acquia Cloud Hosting”

Specialties: Internationalization | Open Source CMS Solutions | Information Architecture | Software Development | E-Commerce | Salesforce | Customer Experience | Vendor Management | Community Engagement | Relationship Building | Lead Generation | Corporate Strategy | Segmentation | Capacity Planning | Customer Success


Pantheon is a fast and reliable WebOps platform for Drupal with over 300,000 in the cloud and service more than 10 billion page views a month. It is one of the most secure platforms for testing, developing, and hosting websites. Pantheon helps marketers easily publish content, release new features, improve site performance, improve productivity and protect digital assets. Pantheon offers products and services like Serverless CMS, high-performance hosting, professional developer tools, automated workflows, dependable website security, website portfolio management, Multizone Failov...