Ben Dewey

Mobile Practice Lead, Windows Division


Tallan, Inc

Ben Dewey is a Microsoft MVP, INETA Community Speaker, and published author with over 16 years of experience writing applications and continually striving to create SOLID applications of the highest craftsmanship while paying special attention to clean User Experiences (UX). Ben is currently leading the Windows Division of the Mobile Practice at Tallan, Inc. and consults regularly in New York City on Web, XAML, and Cloud based technologies. He has also worked to deploy numerous high-quality, engaging apps to the Windows Store. When he's not consulting, Ben is busy training, mentoring, blogging and speaking at various conferences and community events around the country. He also recently authored the book “A Guide to Windows 8 Apps”, published by O'Reilly. Outside of work, Ben spends most of his time playing with his three young kids, working around the house, or, if it's windy, kitesurfing. You can find Ben online on Twitter, StackOverflow, or on his blog at