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Tony Hillerson

Tony Hillerson
Director of Engineering, Tack Mobile


Tony Hillerson is a software architect for EffectiveUI. On any given day he may be working with Rails, Ruby, Java, Flex, Scala, Clojure, sbt, or shell scripts. Tony has contributed to and developed on community projects, such as RubyAMF. He’s hosted online seminars on Android for O’Reilly, written a book on Flex and Rails, and published a whitepaper on LiveCycle and EJB3. He’s spoken at conferences such as Web 2.0, RailsConf, 360|Flex and Adobe Max. Tony is interested in all levels of usability and experience design, from the database to the server to the glass. He graduated from Ambassador University with a BA in MIS. In his free time, Tony enjoys playing the bass, making electronic music, making beer, learning Latin and studying philosophy. Tony lives outside Denver, Colo., with his wife and two sons.


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