Imar Spaanjaars graduated in Leisure Management from the Leisure Management School in the Netherlands, but quickly changed his career path into the Internet world. After working for a large corporation and doing some freelance work, he is now working for Design IT, an IT company in the Netherlands that specializes in Internet and Intranet applications built with Microsoft technologies like ASP.NET. As a software designer and lead developer, he’s responsible for designing, building, and implementing medium- to large-scale e-commerce web sites and portals.
Before this book on ASP.NET 2.0, Imar wrote two books about Macromedia Dreamweaver, called Beginning Dreamweaver MX and Beginning Dreamweaver MX 2004, both published under the Wrox brand.
Imar is also one of the top contributors to the Wrox Community Forums at http://p2p.wrox.com where he shares his knowledge with fellow programmers.
Imar lives in Utrecht, the Netherlands. You can contact him through his web site at http://imar.spaanjaars.com.
Paul Wilton got an initial start as a Visual Basic
applications programmer at the Ministry of Defense in the UK before
finding himself pulled into the Net. Having joined an Internet
development company, he spent three years helping create Internet
solutions. He’s now running his own company developing online
holiday property reservation systems.
Shawn Livermore (MCAD, MCSD, PMP)
[shawnlivermore.blogspot.com] has been architecting and developing
Microsoft-based solutions for nearly a decade. Shawn consults as an
architect for Fortune 500 clientele, leveraging time-proven
methodologies and exceptional communications, within highly visible
projects. His range of technical competence stretches across
platforms, but specializes within Microsoft .NET development and
server-based products such as Biztalk and SQL Server, among