About the Author
David Yack is the CTO of Colorado Technology Consultants, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner based in Colorado. He is a Microsoft Regional Director and a Microsoft MVP for Silverlight. As a senior hands on technology and business consultant with over 20 years of industry experience, David enjoys developing applications on the Microsoft platforms, specializing in large system architecture and design. David embraced Silverlight early on when it used to be called WPF/E. As part of a group of Silverlight insiders David regularly provides direct product feedback to the Microsoft Silverlight development team. David has been helping clients migrate and build new applications on Silverlight, as well as helping to mentor and train their staffs. David is a member of the INETA Speaker Bureau and is a frequent speaker at user group and industry events worldwide. David has been on the author team of several other .NET related books and CRM as a Rapid Development Platform (TheCRMBook.com). He lives in Colorado Springs with his wife and two children.