Ben GriswoldBen Griswold has over sixteen years of large-scale software development experience working with financial, real estate, insurance, clinical research, educational, medical and marketing companies.

Currently, Ben is a principal consultant at Fairway Technologies in La Jolla, CA where he provides technical leadership as architect and developer to a number of west coast firms.

Ben is a community speaker, author of johnnycoder.com, open source contributor and facilitator of multiple developer code clubs. Ben is currently focused on developing MVC web applications using the Microsoft stack. He recently open-sourced SharpRepository, a .NET generic repository written in C#, and completed his first 50 mile ultra marathon.

Ben earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and holds numerous technical certifications including MCPD, MCTS, MCSD and MCP.

Ben lives with his wife and 2 boys in San Diego, CA.