The founder of zDevelopers is Brian Zwart. Brian hails from a small town outside of Kalamazoo, Michigan. Well versed in the Information Technologies (back then called Data Processing), Brian knows a great deal about the IBM System-38, in which case was the only systems in the 1980's that actually made use of the RPG-III (Report Program Generator 3) Programming Language. Also quite adept with COBOL (Note: brainbench certification on November 15, 1999). Later on he went to Western Michigan University to get his Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems.