By night he put his efforts into the microformats.org community, working as an admininstrator and getting pedantic about semantics. He regularly speaks at conferences on microformats, is a credited specification author and active editor.
When not trying to make the internet better he’s slowly but surely settling into his new life in San Francisco, embracing an eclectic cultural combination of imported cheese, fine wines and Rock Band 2.
His blog is at http://ben-ward.co.uk.
Photo: Nathan Ward