About the Author
Peter Elst is a Belgian freelance IT consultant and Founding Partner of Project Cocoon based in Pondicherry, South India. As a respected member of the online community, Peter has spoken at various international industry events and has had his work published in leading journals.
Charles Brown is one of the most noted author, consultant, and trainers in the industry today. His books about Dreamweaver and Fireworks have received critical acclaim and used worldwide as teaching tools. In addition to his work in the IT industry, Charles is also a noted concert pianist, organist, and guitarist appearing in major concert centers world-wide. He began his musical studies at age 4 and went on to study with famed pianist Vladimir Horowitz. At age 14 he made his debut with Leonard Bernstein and went on to study at the famed Juilliard School. Eventually he went to Paris to study with the 20th century legend, Igor Stravinsky. While working with Stravinsky, Charles developed a close friendship with one of the most powerful artistic forces of the 20th century: Pablo Picasso. What he learned about creativity from Picasso he uses today in his writings and training work. Charles is a certified Macromedia/Adobe trainer who is in heavy demand worldwide. He frequently speaks at major conferences such as MAX and NAB. You can see his blog at blog.charlesebrown.net and his website can be found at www.charlesebrown.net.
Cyril Hanquez is a consultant focusing on ColdFusion, Rich Internet and Mobile Applications. He has worked in the IT industry for about 15 years, mainly on European Union institutions projects in Belgium. He is an Adobe Community Professional and the co-manager of the local ColdFusion User Group where he speaks frequently. Happily married and a proud father of two, Cyril is blogging at cyrilhanquez.com/blog/.When he is not working, you can find Cyril playing games or wandering around some popular social networks.
Nathalie Wormser is a French freelance web developer, passionate about emerging multimedia technologies and video games. She is the co-founder of Project Cocoon Multimedia, a development and web design company based in Pondicherry, South India.