There's one thing that everyone agrees on about Bart De Smet: he is not the regular nine-to-five developer. During his daily-blogging-mission in September, he wrote a few posts on how to create barcodes on the fly in C# (without requiring 3rd party software):

Please join me in congratulating Bart for the 4th consecutive year he's been awarded as a Visual Developer MVP. All of this, and a lot more, made us decide to make Bart our Belgian "MVP in the spotlight" at MSDN Belgium & Luxembourg during October.