My name is Jason Bock. I was born on 03.09.1971 (which makes me
years old), and I was married on 09.20.1997 to Elizabeth Myers:
We have two sons, Hayden and Ryan, and we have two cats, Tweak and Mittens. I'm
5' 11'', 225 pounds and I have big feet (you know what they say about guys with
big feet ... they're great guitar players. I know, I don't understand the analogy
I grew up in the wild and wacky town of Oostburg, WI - consequentially, I got my
high school diploma at Oostburg High School. After considering an attempt at becoming
a music star (which resulted in a good-natured intellectual slap in the head from
my parents), I realized that the world of music does not lead to a steady paycheck
unless you have connections and/or you're extremely good. Therefore, I decided to
attend Marquette University. I must have enjoyed it so much (or I just didn't want
to deal with the real world for a while - take your pick), I got a bachelors and
masters degree in electrical engineering.
I'm currently employeed by Magenic
- I've been there since Nov. 2000. Feel free to hop around my site (especially the
resources page) for more details on my technical experience
I'm involved with other sites in different ways. Here's a list of links to those
My main interest are music, reading, software development, bicycling, and golf.
Form time to time, I'm asked to provide a techical biography. So (primarily for
my own purposes), I'm adding it here so I can easily give it to someone. Here it
Jason Bock is a Principal Lead Consultant for Magenic (http://www.magenic.com) and a Microsoft MVP (C#). He has
worked on a number of business applications using a diverse set of substrates and
languages such as C#, .NET, and Java. He is the author or co-author of a number
of technical books, including "Metaprogramming in .NET", "Applied .NET Attributes",
and "CIL Programming: Under the Hood of .NET", and he has written articles on software
development issues and has presented at conferences and user groups. He is a leader
of the Twin Cities Code Camp (http://www.twincitiescodecamp.com).
Jason holds a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Marquette University.
Visit his web site at http://www.jasonbock.net.