Three years ago, the front-end developer community at IBM was all but nonexistent. Practitioners were scattered, often not doing FED (Front End Development) work. Change was needed. Jessica, Sam, and a handful of others stepped up, laid the groundwork for a community and for change, and have transformed the perception of FED at IBM. From how it got started, to how it lives now, and spotlighting two key enablement programs, we'll bring you through how we found community and helped build the global FED@IBM program.