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By Dave Fecak

Dave Fecak has been recruiting technology professionals for nearly 20 years, representing over 100 hiring clients and thousands of job seekers over the course of his career. 

In 2000 Dave launched the Philadelphia Area Java Users’ Group, and he served as President (JUGmaster) for 15 years. Sun Microsystems twice named Philly JUG as a Top JUG worldwide, and Dave grew the group to over 1,200 members during his tenure.

Dave writes on tech career, recruiting, and hiring topics at Job Tips For Geeks and is a frequent contributor to DZone. In 2013 he published his first ebook Job Tips For GEEKS: The Job Search. Dave has been also been published and/or quoted on various sites, including The Washington PostLifehackerFast CompanyCBS Money Watch, TechBeacon, and IT World. You can also find his commentary on career-related articles at Hacker News and Reddit (where he is a mod of /r/cscareerquestions). 

He is also a founder of Résumé Raiders, a résumé review/writing and career coaching service.

Dave lives with his wife, two daughters, and two dogs on Long Island, New York. He graduated from University of Delaware with a BA in Economics.