In 2002, Ray began consulting for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts and has worked on several software projects; most notably, the FASTPASS System. A Benedictine trustee since December 2015, Konopka is now the lead software engineer for the Walt Disney Company where he develops software solutions for Walt Disney Parks & Resorts. He is also the president and founder of Raize Software, a computer software company providing high-quality, innovative developer tools and consulting services since 1995. He is the creator of several award-winning products used by companies and independent developers all over the world. A professional developer for more than 25 years, he has authored two books on software development, co-authored several others, and is a frequent speaker at software development conferences.
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