About the author
After working with Wrox Press on a number of projects since 1999, he is now an in-house author for Wrox Press writing about and working with virtually all aspects of Microsoft .NET. He's also a regular contributor to Wrox's ASPToday and C#Today, and Web Services Architect. He lives and works in North London and can be reached on firstname.lastname@example.org.
Richard Blair is Web Application Architect specializing in Microsoft Web Technologies, focusing on emerging technology and its impact on business and development. Key areas that he has helped clients evaluate include: streamlining the electronic business process, expanding access to vital information, and creating usable systems. He now works as a Senior Consultant for SEI-Information Technology. Besides his consulting work, he has also co-authored Professional ASP XML, Beginning Visual Basic .NET, and Professional VB.NET, all published by Wrox Press Ltd.
Richard has a dual concentration bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan in English Literature and Theatre, so not only is he a Web Architect, he could play one on TV. Richard welcomes qu estions and comments at email@example.com.
Thearon Willis began his career in computers in 1980 as a computer operator. During the fall of 1980 he took a course in BASIC programming using the Radio Shack TSR-80 computer and has been hooked on programming ever since.