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Since you’re here, obviously you want to know about “Ross Holder”.  But this bio is only general background and not intended to cater to any specific purpose.  The reader — especially those reviewing the content as part of an evaluation for IT project work or other resourcing — would be best-served inquiring directly for additional info, if desired (as there is a likelihood it can be made readily available).
An experienced software developer, Ross has been coding professionally since the dawn of the Web. Starting off by doing web pages at a local Internet Service Provider (ISP) in his home city of Winnipeg, Manitoba, his track record is one of building software using the best practices and technologies available. That means keeping a close eye on the tech industry and quickly learning how to apply that knowledge to the fullest effect. With adaptivity to change being central to the career of a successful software developer, being passionate about technology is equally essential as industry-changing innovations appear almost daily. It’s that same passion has driven him to achievements that distinguish his ability to deliver:

Originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba (Canada), Ross currently resides in Ottawa, ON.  A summary of technical skill sets, and links to sample code and other portfolio elements follow below.  In addition to writing code, Ross enjoys mopeds, motorcycles; cycling, jogging and swimming (as part of his participation in amateur triathlons), and writing.  He retains an interest in classical history (especially of the Roman Empire), philosophy (especially contemporary legal philosophy), and Canadian history.


Microsoft Visual C#/VB.NET, (D)HTML, CSS, JavaScript, Windows Communication Foundation (WCF), Windows Workflow Foundation (WF), Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF), Silverlight, Microsoft Commerce Server, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Microsoft Windows Vista & Server 2008 (and earlier versions of Windows), Unified Modeling Language (UML), Windows Live ID & related technologies, MS-DOS Scripting, PowerShell, T-SQL, Microsoft SQL Server 2005/2008.

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  1. 10-Sep-17 10:50 am EDT at 10:50 am EDT

    I just noticed this morning that my personal calendar (indicating time commitments for me — in the rough) had not been published here. So…..

    If you’re looking for my personal day-to-day business calendar, please check it below:


    This URL hasn’t changed in years, but if it ever does I’ll be sure to post it here as well!


  1. 26-Jul-11 06:05 pm EDT at 06:05 pm EDT

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