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( If you are curious as to why I'm 'AnOldMan' read here )

AnOldMan started programming in BASIC(Beginner's All-purpose Symbolic Instruction Code)
A family of general-purpose, high-level programming languages whose design philosophy emphasizes ease of use.
Many modern programming languages used for Web Development have their roots in BASIC.
in 1981, and continued with FORTRAN(FORmula TRANslating)
A general-purpose, procedural, imperative programming language that is especially suited to numeric computation and scientific computing. Originally developed by IBM at their campus in south San Jose, California in the 1950s for scientific and engineering applications, Fortran came to dominate this area of programming early on and has been in continual use for over half a century.
and COBOL(COmmon Business-Oriented Language)
One of the oldest programming languages, primarily in business, finance, and administrative systems for companies and governments.
in his first year of college.  After his second year - and a run-in with ASSEMBLERA low-level programming language for computers, microprocessors, microcontrollers, and other programmable devices in which each statement corresponds to a single machine language instruction. eg: MOV AL, 61h - he changed his major to Accounting.  Even then he ended up programming for statistics classes and learning Lotus 123A spreadsheet program from Lotus Software (now part of IBM). It was the IBM PC's first "killer application"; its huge popularity in the mid-1980s contributed significantly to the success of the IBM PC in the corporate environment., dBaseThe first widely used relational DBMS. It was originally published by Ashton-Tate for CP/M, and later on ported to the Apple II and IBM PC under DOS. On the PC platform in particular it became one of the best-selling software titles for a number of years., and WordPerfectAt the height of its popularity in the early to mid 1980s, it was a dominant player in the word processor market, but has long since been eclipsed in number of users by Microsoft Word. anyway. ( remember those? )  He also participated in the original Microsoft WIN32 SDK(WINdows 32-bit Software Development Kit)
The grandfather of all current Microsoft Operating systems - used to build the first 32-bit version of Windows: Windows NT.
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He graduated with a BA in Accounting ( cum laude(with honor)
An honor added to a diploma or degree for work that is above average.
), and a minor in Computer Science in 1992.

He worked the next 15 years in management, but never forgot his technical roots.  He has also worked as a certified technician and electrician. He earned his MCSE(Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer)
A professional certification awarded by Microsoft. Individual certifications are awarded upon passing of one or more exams. The Microsoft Certified Professional program is designed for both IT Professionals and developers.
in 2001.

His first web site ( this one ) went live in 2002.  PHPNukeA Web-based automated news publishing and content management system based on PHP and MySQL originally authored by Franscisco Burzi. The system is controlled using a web-based user interface. ( WCMS ) was then chosen because a suitable WCMS(Web Content Management System)
A software system that provides website authoring, collaboration, and administration tools designed to allow users with little knowledge of web programming languages or markup languages to create and manage Web Site content with relative ease.
in .NET(dot NET)
A Web application framework developed and marketed by Microsoft to allow programmers to build dynamic WebSites, web applications and web services.
could not be found that included a ForumAn online discussion WebSite where people can hold conversations in the form of posted messages.  ( a feature he greatly desired ).  The current iteration you are seeing now is custom code written by AnOldMan himself, with the popular phpBB(Php Bulletin Board)
A popular Internet Forum package written in the PHP scripting language.
package integrated directly into the site's SKIN(Site Skin)
A custom graphical appearance achieved by the use of a set of templates that wrap content, providing a consistent look and feel to the WebSite.
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He is a Senior WebShort for "World Wide Web." Developer with extensive experience in:
He also has significant experience with:
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Travel Oklahoma

Lead Developer

Visit Pensacola

Lead Developer

Paradise Coast

Lead Developer

Anna Maria Island - Longboat Key

Lead Developer

Charlotte Harbor Travel

Lead Developer

AnOldMan.com

Sole Developer

Visit Pensacola Mobile

Sole Developer

Paradise Coast - German

Sole Developer

Paradise Coast - Mobile

Sole Developer

Discover Oklahoma

Lead Developer

Charlotte Harbor Travel Mobile

Sole Developer

Simply Sheep

Sole Developer

M.L. Design Associates

Sole Developer
Contribution Sample

Visit Florida

Developer

St. Augustine & Ponte Vedra

Developer

Louisiana's North Shore

Developer

Florida RV Parks and Campgrounds

Developer
Other Contributions

Database Abstraction Class

Sole Developer

Custom Admin with WYSIWYG Editor

Sole Developer

Revision Tracking Class

Sole Developer

HTML Entities Conversion

Sole Developer

URLFilterDB

Developer
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