Community Megaphone Podcast Show #27 – Joel Cochran: Reloaded

The latest episode of the Community Megaphone Podcast is up!

In this episode, Dane and I bring back guest #2 (and frequent guest host) Joel Cochran, for a conversation on MVVM, WPF, Blend, and of course Joel’s new book. Joel shares his manifesto for practical MVVM, and his philosophy of how he approaches this popular pattern for WPF and Silverlight development.

Joel Cochran is an Expression Blend MVP, an INETA Community Champion, and a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) in Windows Forms and WPF. He is the founder of BlendSIG, a virtual Special Interest Group focused on Expression Blend and author of "Expression Blend in Action" by Manning Publications. He is also the author of "The Practical MVVM Manifesto" ( He has been developing for Windows since 2003 and is a self-proclaimed "Blend Evangelist". A frequent speaker at User Groups and Code Camps, he enjoys teaching and writing about.NET and other topics. You can find him online at or on Twitter at Joel has served as the Director of Operations for Stonewall Technologies,Inc., an ISV, in Staunton, VA, since 2000.

Show Notes

Expression Blend in Action
MVVM Light
Caliburn Micro
Sterling DB
Jeremy Likness

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