Robert C. Martin (Uncle Bob) has been a programmer since 1970 and is a leader in the industry of software development. Mr. Martin is the founder, CEO, and president of Object Mentor Incorporated. He is also the Master Craftsman at 8th Light Inc., a Chicago-based Software Consulting firm; co-founder of cleancoders.com, offering on-line video training for software developers; and founder of Uncle Bob Consulting LLC, offering software consulting, training, and skill development services to major corporations worldwide.
Mr. Martin has published dozens of articles in various trade journals, and is a regular speaker at international conferences and trade shows. He is also the creator of the acclaimed educational video series cleancoders.com. Mr. Martin has authored and edited "landmark" books on Agile Programming, Extreme Programming, UML, Object-Oriented Programming, and C++ Programming.
Today, he is one of the software industry's leading authorities on Agile software development and is a regular speaker at international conferences and trade shows. Mr. Martin served three years as the editor-in-chief of the C++ Report, wrote the monthly Craftsman column for Software Development magazine, and served as the first chairman of the Agile Alliance.
More can be found on his website, CleanCoder.com.