Fred George

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Industry Technology
Occupation Programmer
Location London, United Kingdom
Introduction Fred George is a consultant with thirty-nine years experience in the industry including nearly twenty years doing object programming and nine years doing Agile/XP. He counts at least 60 languages with which he has written code. Fred currently is a Vice President in ThoughtWorks, joining in 2003, and has worked with clients in four countries since then (US, India, China, and UK). He believes in objects, lean processes, fun in programming, and the client's successes. He holds a bachelors degree from N. C. State University in Computer Science, and a masters degree from MIT in the Management of Technology.
Interests Flying TIE fighters, Strategy games, Space sims, Biking, Shopping for world DVDs
Favorite Movies Patton, Serenity, Star Wars IV, Aliens 2, Godfather I & II, Highlander
Favorite Music Carly Simon (all), Pat Benatar, Heart, Jewel, Filk(female rock/pop/folk)
Favorite Books Foundation Trilogy, Dune, Children of Dune, MaryJanice Davidson