Shawn Wildermuth, Microsoft MVP for Visual C#, has authored six books on .NET, including several Self-Paced Training Kits. He has more than 20 years of software development experience and is a member
of the INETA Speaker's Bureau. He is also the founder of ADOGuy.com and has been building data-driven software for more than sixteen years. Shawn has spent most of those years developing database applications
in the varied fields of accounting, real estate, Internet, and medicine. He is the author of
"Pragmatic ADO.NET" for Addison-Wesley. His articles can be found in several journals, including MSDN and Windows 2000 Magazines.