Jackie Goldstein

Jackie Goldstein is president of Renaissance Computer Systems, a company specializing in development and consulting with Microsoft tools and technologies. He has over 18 years experience developing and managing software applications in the U.S. and Israel, and is experienced at helping companies evaluate and integrate new technologies. Jackie is the MSDN Regional Director for Israel, the founder of the Israel VB User Group, and is a featured speaker at international developer events including VSLive!, TechEd, VBITS, Microsoft Developer Days, and SQL2TheMax. He has also been chosen to work with Microsoft as a Subject Matter Expert to help review, enhance, and finalize the technical content and presentations for worldwide Microsoft Developer Days events.

Jeffrey P. McManus

Jeffrey P. McManus is a developer specializing in online application development and a popular speaker at conferences such as VBITS, VSLive, and VBConnections. He is a frequent contributor to journals and is the author of four books on database and component technologies and two books on .NET technologies, including Visual Basic® .NET Developer's Guide to ASP.NET, XML, and ADO.NET (Addison-Wesley, 2002).

Chris Kinsman has been responsible for several high-traffic sites based entirely on Microsoft tools, including serving as Vice President of Technology at DevX.com. Chris also spent 10 years consulting with Fortune 500 companies worldwide to solve their needs by utilizing a variety of Microsoft Visual Studio and Back Office technologies. Chris regularly speaks at the VBITS/VSLive, Web Builder, and SQL2TheMax conferences.