Mike Slinn is a hands-on software entrepreneur, focusing on value creation, including business drivers, technology and methodology. Mike has been recognized as a software expert in US federal court, and has provided litigation support for contractual and patent disputes. A graduate of Carleton University, Mike received a B. Eng. in Electronics in 1979 and became P. Eng. in 1983. Mike lives in Silicon Valley with his wife Ellen and their macaw Rainbow. You can learn more about Mike at http://mslinn.com.