RipeType was launched on the 22nd of May, ‘09. RipeType was established to assist designers find high quality, complete fonts, some are free others are affordable. Simple. Use the fonts in any project that you wish.
The site itself is designed by Cameron Sweeney, a designer from Australia.
Cam was born in Hobart, Australia in 1983. After graduating in 2004, he began his career working for a number of leading I.T. companies in Hobart and Melbourne as a senior graphic designer . In 2009, Cam then decided to take the freelance plunge and never looked back. He developed ripetype from the ground up, and continues to manage this site and contribute typography.