Scott is a C# MVP, author and INETA North America Community Speaker who has been involved with computers in one way or another for as long as he can remember, but started professionally in 1993. He has worked at Fortune 500 companies and privately held start-ups focused on IT consulting where he gained experience in embedded systems design and software development to systems administration and database programming, and everything in between.
After spending 6 years as a systems administrator, Scott started developing eCommerce store fronts. Since 2001, he has worked on many different projects using .NET and C#. Although his primary focus right now is commercial software applications, he prefers building infrastructure components, reusable shared libraries and helping companies define, develop and automate process standards and guidelines.
Scott runs a software architecture-focused user group, speaks extensively, blogs, and contributes regularly to online communities such as The Code Project and StackOverflow, and is the Community Manager and Senior Editor for DotNetKicks. He is also the creator of Windows Phone Marketplace Requests.
Q&A for professional and enthusiast programmers
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Q&A for computer enthusiasts and power users
Q&A for professional and amateur chefs
Q&A for enthusiasts and power users of Windows Phone OS