Jon Kalb is in his third decade of writing C++. He is currently doing this for A9.com on Amazon's search engine.
During the last twenty-five years he has been writing C++ for Apple, Dow Chemical, Intuit, Lotus, Microsoft, Netscape, Sun, Yahoo! and a number of companies that you've never heard of.
He also taught C++ at Golden Gate University's graduate school for a couple of years.
Jon is chair of CppCon, C++ Now, and the Boost Steering Committee.