Ben Forta

Director of Developer Relations

Ben Forta has over two decades of experience in the computer industry in product development, support, training, and marketing. As Adobe Inc.'s Director of Developer Relations he is responsible for their technical evangelism, community relations, and developer education programs, and is a primary liaison between the company and their developer community. Ben is the author of over 30 books including best-selling titles on SQL and ColdFusion, as well as titles on Windows development, Regular Expressions, Java, and more. Over 1/2 million Ben Forta books have been printed in English, and titles have been translated into fifteen languages. Ben continues to write and blog, and presents on web and application development topics worldwide.