Weldon Dodd is an IT consultant, trainer, and writer in Denver, CO. Weldon started his career running the Mac lab and the NeXT lab at UCSB and worked as a network engineer, Apple IT consultant and Filemaker Pro trainer in Santa Barbara, CA. He then started building larger and larger data networks with KPMG Consulting until he was designing network management and provisioning systems for major wireless carriers like AT&T Wireless, Western Wireless, Cellular One, SBC, US West, and Qwest Wireless. His background includes stints at Cisco working on developing tools for directory-enabled networks, and Microsoft Consulting Services on Active Directory integration. After a break from IT to teach High School and coach a Colorado state champion soccer program, Weldon has spent the last 10 years operating the Apple Authorized Training Partner center in Colorado.
Brendan Boykin is a trainer, editor, and video production consultant based in Castle Rock, Colorado. As an Apple Mentor Trainer and the owner of Creek Mountain Media (a digital video solutions company), Brendan draws on his background in broadcast and corporate video to provide training to post-production, education, and broadcast facilities nationwide. A frequent presenter at trade shows and digital video seminars, Brendan is an author, contributing writer, and technical editor for numerous Apple Pro Training Series books. One of his latest books is the Final Cut Pro X Quick-Reference Guide published by Peachpit Press.
Matt Bezark has been involved with Apple since the early days of the Macintosh. With more than 20 years of Apple related experience including programming, system administration, training and mentoring, Matt is well qualified to help people understand Apple technologies. He has been an Apple Certified Trainer since the inception of the program and currently travels from his home base in Boulder, CO to locations around the world to share his knowledge of iOS programming and OS X Server technologies. In addition to training and mentoring, he also provides contract iOS development and OS X Server system design, implementation and troubleshooting services for customers nationwide. Matt currently holds Apple ACSA and many other Apple certifications.