Kate Gregory, the Editor of Visual C++ Developer, is a freelance writer, trainer, and programmer who has been paid to program since 1979. Her experience spans almost every operating system and language, though Visual C++ has become her development tool of choice. (Her experience with C++ stretches back to before Visual C++ existed -- she enthusiastically converted upon seeing the first release.) With her husband Brian, she owns a 9-person computer consulting and software development business in rural Ontario, Canada. Gregory Consulting develops software and web sites, and specializes in combining software development with web site development to create active sites.
Kate teaches a variety of related topics including C++, Object Oriented technqiues, UML, XML, Using the Internet, and Java. She also speaks at at conferences on topics of interest to the Visual C++ community. Her books for Que include Building Internet Applications with Visual C++, and three editions of Special Edition Using Visual C++. She has contributed to numerous other books for Que, and develops courses for The Willcam Group and DigitalThink.