Claudio Lassala is an independent Software Developer who currently works mostly building Ruby on Rails applications.
Previously, he has worked for several years developing .NET applications, presented several lectures at Microsoft events such as PDC Brazil, TechEd Europe, and various other Microsoft seminars, as well as several conferences and user groups across North America, Europe and Brazil.
He has won the the Microsoft MVP Award from 2001 through 2012 (for Visual FoxPro in 2001-2002, and then for C#). He has articles published in several magazines, such as MSDN Brazil Magazine and CoDe Magazine.
He started the Virtual Brown Bag meetings in 2009.
When not writing code, Claudio is probably rocking out with his band, Descent Into Madness.