Aaron Hillegass

Aaron Hillegass

Founder | Big Nerd Ranch

Before starting Big Nerd Ranch in 2001, Aaron had a history that began with programming in the basement of the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry at the age of 10 to working on Wall Street.

Aaron authored the book widely regarded to be the bible of Mac development: Cocoa Programming for Mac OS X. This guide is now in its fourth edition and has been translated into French, German, Korean, Japanese and Chinese.

In addition to creating apps for Fortune 500 companies, Aaron is an accomplished public speaker and triathlete. These are just a few of the reasons MacTech consistently names Aaron one of the top 25 most influential people in the Mac community.

Aaron Hillegass