Dave Jacowitz works for Adobe on the platform documentation team, which produces the Programming ActionScript 3.0 and ActionScript Language Reference manuals (among many other things). While not working on Flash, Flex, or ActionScript, Dave plays guitar, travels, and likes to go hiking and camping with his wife and kids. And he likes mint chocolate chip ice cream. A lot.

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