British-born, now resident in Akron, OH. Co-owner (with wife Marcia Akins) of Tightline Computers, Inc. a consulting group specializing in Client - Server systems and application development.
After several years hiatus in the SQL Server world, Andy has returned to VFP as the Senior VFP Developer for Fiserv Lending Solutions, based in Amherst, NY. He works remotely most of the time, but does visit Amherst from time to time.
Contact at: [email protected]
Awarded FoxPro Community Lifetime Achievement Award in November 2013 at the German FoxPro developers conference
Andy now has his own Blog (see he does visit the 21st Century occasionally) coutesy of Eric den Doop and www.foxite.com. URL is http://weblogs.foxite.com/andykramek/
Speaker at Various Developer Conferences in UK, USA, Europe and the Asia-Pacific including
- FoxPro MCP (Desktop), FoxPro MCP (Distributed)
- Microsoft Most Valuable Professional 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009
- Sysop in the CompuServe MSDev App Forum,
- Co-author of The Revolutionary Guide to VisualFoxPro OOP, Wrox, Tyseley, Birmingham, ISBN 1874416400.
- Co-author, along with Marcia Akins and Rick Schummer, of Kilo Fox (1001 Things You Wanted To Know About Visual FoxPro published by Hentzenwerke Publishing, ISBN 0965509338).
- Co-author, along with Marcia Akins and Rick Schummer, of Mega Fox (1002 Things You Wanted To Know About Extending Visual FoxPro published by Hentzenwerke Publishing, November 2002).
- Columnist in Fox Talk and Fox RockX magazines: The Kitbox - from April 1998 - March 2009
...and finally got his Green Card on November 12, 2004!!!!! -- Marcia Akins
- Southwest Fox (Tempe, Arizona, October 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
- OzFox 2003 (Sydney, Australia, July 2003)
- Conference to the Max (Holland, May 1999, 2000, 2002)
- Essential Fox (Kansas City, Missouri, 2002, 2003, 2004)
- DFUG Conference (Frankfurt, Germany, November 2001, 2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
- Dev UK (Reading, England, November 2002, June 2005)
- Great Lakes Developer Conference (Milwaukee, USA, October 2001, 2002, 2003, 2006)
- Advisor Devcon (2001 and 2002)
- Fox Developer’s Conference (Toledo, USA, February 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007)
...and plays squash like a guy half his age.-- Steven Black
...alas no longer :( -- Andy Kramek
...I suppose you like fishing? ;-) [McCue]
...Nope! Golf :) -- Andy Kramek
......Those qualifications are nice Andy, but complete rubbish unless you know the airspeed of an unladen swallow :) Don Higgins
......OK, I'll buy it! I have no idea what Don is talking about -- Andy Kramek
.... African or European? -- Alex Feldstein (a Monty Python line)
.... Well, two maybe, if they use both hold the husk or make some twine.. arrrrrrrrrrgh [wcs]
.... How do know so much about swallows? Doug Dodge
.... Sorry Andy, I thought you might be a Monte Python fan. Alex and I obviously are!
.... Nope! I liked the first series they never had enough material for the second, let alone the third seriesand I stopped watching it in the earlyl 1970s -- Andy Kramek
.... Actually he is a much bigger Hitch hiker's guide to the Galaxy fan -- Marcia Akins
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