Programming since childhood, Chris Charlton has mastered many technologies. He has the ability to innovate on any platform, and owns a successful software brand recognized by companies such as Adobe, Acquia, and Apple. Being a regular speaker at industry conferences across the U.S., such as SxSW, NAB (National Association of Broadcasters), Adobe MAX, and DrupalCon. In his spare time he enjoys being an author and technology community leader. His first book was published in 2007, an industry-first that covered integration between Drupal CMS and rich Internet powered applications, and his Drupal 6 Themes video training series is available online at Lynda.com, and iPad/iPhone/iPod Touch.