ABOUT ROGER C. PALMER, P.Eng.
A registered Professional Engineer in the province of British Columbia, Roger received an Electrical Engineering degree from McMaster University (1969), and an Executive MBA from University of Washington (1988). He co-founded three succesful companies, and also used to do part-time consulting through his company "Palmer Technologies". He is the author of "The Bar Code Book", a comprehensive textbook on Automatic identification (fifth edition was published in late 2007).
Roger is interested in computers, amateur radio (call signs AA7AB and VE7AP), sailboat racing, cruising, and flying. He and his wife cruise extensively on the West Coast in their various boats, and also enjoy boating on the inland European waterways.