Martin Gontovnikas is a software engineer living in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He’s an IT enthusiast who started programming at the age of 12, when he decided that this was going to be his life. Martin is passionate about technology and he always keeps up to date with everything regarding IT.
He has worked in several well-known companies in Argentina such as Globant and ZauberLabs. Lately, he’s been working for a new startup called Aquicore with Play! 1 and 2. He’s also working as a freelance Scala consultant for companies starting to use this language. Martin is a proud member of JUGAR, a Java User Group in Argentina, and he’s also one of the founders of the Play! Framework Group in Argentina.
In his free time, Martin likes to post on his blog (http://www.blogeek.com.ar), create and experiment with Open Source (http://www.github.com/mgonto), and he also loves watching TV shows and hanging out with friends.