G.A. Sullivan has been honored as Microsoft's Mid-America District Partner of the Year an unprecedented two years in a row in 1997 and 1998. The company has been consistently recognized through various awards and commendations as a leading technology services company, with offices across the United States and in Europe. The technical experts participating on the authoring team of this book each bring to the table years of professional software development experience. These consultants work day in, day out with Microsoft technologies in a variety of project environments, helping clients design and build technology solutions to business problems. They lecture on such topics as object oriented programming and component design.