Gary Ewan Park

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Gary is a Microsoft MVP who has been a developer for over 10 years. Starting out with VB.Net and ASP.NET Web Forms, he now spends most of his time coding C#. He is a maintainer in the Chocolatey, Cake-Build, Cake-Contrib and GitTools GitHub Organisations. He regularly does live coding streams on his Twitch channel.

Community Contributions

Maintainer of GitReleaseManager Project

I am the primary maintainer of the GitReleaseManager project, which is a tool to help with the creation of release notes for your Open Source projects. In 2021, there were two new releases of GitReleaseManager. Across its different versions, this application has been downloaded over 300000 times. https://www.nuget.org/packages/gitreleasemanager/ https://www.nuget.org/packages/GitReleaseManager.Tool/ https://chocolatey.org/packages/gitreleasemanager.portable
Open source project / 11-30-2021

Maintainer of Cake.Recipe Project

I am the maintainer of the Cake.Recipe project, which is an opinionated set of build scripts for Cake. In 2021, there were two new releases of Cake.Recipe. This system is used as the primary mechanism for building the Cake Addins that exist within the Cake-Contrib Organisation on GitHub: https://github.com/cake-contrib Collectively, Cake-Contrib Addins have been downloaded over 42 million times: https://www.nuget.org/profiles/cake-contrib While Cake.Recipe isn't used for all of these addins, it is used for the majority of them
Open source project / 11-30-2021