I currently lead engineering efforts at Ziftr.
I am the lead author of the book `Expert PHP and MySQL` (Wrox, 2010) and author of the eBook `Shortcut: Ajax with PHP 5` (O'Reilly, 2007).
I was an engineer and architect on the startup team behind the ground-breaking web publishing platform, Webon, at Lycos.
I've spoken at conferences in Boston, Chicago and South Korea.
I graduated Magna Cum Laude with a B.S. in Computer Science from Wentworth Institute of Technlogy in Boston.
I've also conceived and launched internal web properties for MIT Lincoln Laboratory.
My projects have won several awards including the NH Innovation Rocks Award, the Boston Hack Day 2010 Best Geo-location app, and were finalists for two different MITX awards (2007 and 2010).