David Sklar
David Sklar is an independent consultant specializing in software development, strategic planning, and technical training. He was a co-founder and the Chief Technology Officer of Student.Com and TVGrid.Com. At both companies, David oversaw the architecture and development of varied systems to deliver personalized dynamic content to users around the world.

After discovering PHP as a solution to his web programming needs in 1996, he created the PX (http://px.sklar.com/), which enables PHP users to exchange programs. Since then, he has continued to rely on PHP for personal and professional projects. He is the author of O'Reilly's Learning PHP 5, Essential PHP Tools (Apress) and the coauthor of PHP Cookbook (O'Reilly).

When away from the computer, David eats mini-donuts, plays records, and likes to cook. He lives in New York City and has a degree in Computer Science from Yale University.

PHP Cookbook PHP Cookbook
by Adam Trachtenberg , David Sklar
Second Edition August 2006
Print: $44.99
Ebook: $35.99

Learning PHP 5 Learning PHP 5
by David Sklar
June 2004
Print: $29.95
Ebook: $23.99

PHP Cookbook PHP Cookbook
by David Sklar , Adam Trachtenberg
November 2002

David Sklar