Richard Galvan is the technical product manager for Flash at Adobe Systems. Formerly a senior field evangelist focusing on Flash, Richard has been educating and consulting customers about interactive media and Flash technologies since joining Adobe (formerly Macromedia) in 1999. He got his first taste of the web in the late 1980s, and has never looked back. Since then he has spent most of his time helping customers find ways to display their imagination and creativity on the web. Richard has presented to thousands of users, developers, and designers around the world, letting them experience what Flash has to offer, and helping grow and support the Flash community.