Andre Charland is the co-founder and CEO at Nitobi Inc. He's been involved in Internet software development for almost a decade. As an advocate for usability and user experience, he speaks regularly on Ajax and web usability. Most recently Andre presented at MAX, the Adobe AIR Bus Tour, and the Ajax Experience. Andre is the co-author of "Enterprise Ajax," published by Prentice Hall this summer. He maintains his own blog at http://blogs.nitobi.com/andre.