Harlan E. Anderson is the author of "Learn, Earn & Return: My Life as a Computer Pioneer." He co-founded Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) with Ken Olsen in 1957. Anderson served as Director of Technology for Time, Inc. and spearheaded their evaluation of the future of the printed word during the explosion of television, long before the Internet existed. He participated in early stage financing for over 20 small technology companies. Anderson was a trustee of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) for 16 years. He is a member of the Board of Advisors of the College of Engineering at the University of Illinois. He is a trustee of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Anderson holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in physics from the University of Illinois.
Christopher Hartman is the editor of "Learn, Earn & Return." He is a writer, editor, and specialist in the field of rare books and is currently with Pearson Custom Publishing. Chris served as the director of custom publishing at The New England Geneological Society. His book credits include "Advance Man: The Life and Times of Harry Hoagland" and "Learn, Earn, and Return." Chris co-authors a High Tech History blog. He holds a B.A. from Hartwick College.