Ian Hopley, keeper of the website, turner of round things in the lathe, collector and restorer of old clocks (actually not just clocks, pretty well anything) and brewer of fine ales. Ian is 45 years old, married with two children and lives in Aberdeen. Previously a senior telecomms engineer with Cable and Wireless, Ian has now joined a rapidly expanding Houston based company, Caprock Communications, and is responsible for the operation and maintenance of thirteen satellite antennas at Caprock's Aberdeen teleport facility.