Conceived, designed, & built by Eitan Suez, Austin, Texas ( http://u2d.com/ ).
Sincere thanks goes to the following individuals:
For writing the initial ant build file for this project, and for being the first individual to step up to the plate and actively contribute to this project.
For actively helping on the project, contributing a number of patches and features, including an ashkelon ant task
Who wrote a maven plugin for ashkelon and who planted the idea in my mind to write a maven POM file for ashkelon (forthcoming)