Tim Huckaby and Ginny Caughey, President of Carolina Software Inc., cover a variety of topics in this informative interview. They touch upon building solutions that help with natural disastors, trade secrets for high productivity apps and the beauty of Windows Phone 7 mobile marketplace. After years of building software solutions around solid waste, Ginny is looking forward to a personal pet project involving her passion for development: the opportunity to build consumer apps for Windows Phone 7!
About Ginny Caughey
Ginny is President of Carolina Software Inc., a vertical market company focusing on enterprise and mobile software for the solid waste industry with installations all over North America. She is currently a Device Application Development MVP and previously was a Compact Framework MVP and Embedded MVP. In her spare time she enjoys playing golf with her husband and working on Windows Phone 7 applications for busy people. She can be reached on Twitter at @gcaughey.
About Tim Huckaby
Tim Huckaby is the Founder of InterKnowlogy, experts in Microsoft .NET and Microsoft Platforms, and has 25+ years experience including serving on a Microsoft product team as a development lead on an architecture team. Tim is a Microsoft Regional Director, an MVP and serves on multiple Microsoft councils and boards. Currently, Tim is focused on RIA & Rich Client Technologies like WPF, VSTO, Surface, Silverlight, Windows 7 Touch, and Windows Phone 7. He has been called a "Pioneer of the Smart Client Revolution" by the press. Tim has been awarded multiple times for the highest-rated keynote for Microsoft and numerous other technology conferences around the world and is consistently rated in the top 10% of all speakers at these events. Tim has also done keynote demos for numerous Microsoft executives including Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer.
Ginny Caughey and Tim Huckaby recommend you check out
- Windows Phone 7 site
- Windows Phone 7 Developers Site
- Getting started guide for developing for Windows Phone
- Windows Phone 7 code samples
- Windows Phone 7 team blog
- Mobile App Match
- Windows Phone 7 Developer Tools