Developer BiographyJon Watte is currently Chief Technology Officer of virtual world platform Forterra System and provides technical direction to the Forterra Systems engineering team as well as strategic direction to the entire company. Prior to joining Forterra Systems, Jon was Engineering Director at Be Incorporated with overall responsibility for architecture and delivery of the BeOS media, data translation, and selected kernel subsystems.
Jon came to Be from Metrowerks Incorporated, where he worked on the CodeWarrior compiler tool chain for MacOS, BeOS and other targets. Prior to that, Jon worked as a Software Engineer in Stockholm, Sweden. At Baltic Business Software, he developed the external interface for data flow between third party applications and a custom database engine; this interface is now being used to develop e-commerce sites with Hansa Financials.
At SCOOP AB Jon created workflow applications for pre-press and publishing. Jon attended the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm.
Contributed by Jon Watte (83) on Apr 10, 2008.
Jon Watte with family dog "Pettie" taken in California Christmas 2007. Source: family