* What's their name?

* What's their email address?

* What's their LinkedIn profile URL?

* If they have other public profiles that you know about and which may help, please provide them here (eg. GitHub, Bitbucket, Dribbble, StackOverflow, Hacker News, Quora, etc)

* How would you rate their technical skills? (You must rate them in at least one category)

  Beginner Amateur Strong amateur Junior professional Senior professional Highly regarded Awesome
Back-end development
Front-end development

* If you were about to spend 14 hours on a plane to L.A. sitting next to this person, how would you be feeling?

* How well do you know this person?

* In one or two sentences, what makes this person special?

* Do you have any knowledge about whether they are looking for a new role and would be interested in working in a startup?

The following questions are optional, but must be completed if you want to be eligible for the prize. Answering these questions will also make your recommendation that much stronger.

(Please don't leave these questions blank then come back if this person is appointed and tell me it was you that recommended them. It doesn't work that way!)

* What's your name? (required to be eligible for the prize)

* What's your email address? (required to be eligible for the prize)

* What's your LinkedIn profile URL? (required to be eligible for the prize)