Microsoft MVP renewal 2017

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On July 1st (Canada Day), I was renewed as a Microsoft MVP in Visual Studio and Development Technologies for 2017-2018. I feel honoured to be recognised by Microsoft with this award. I love giving back to the developer community and this recognition is a nice feeling.

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Microsoft Technical Guru – April 2017

The TechNet Guru April 2017 Winners have been announced.

For this round I received a Bronze medal in the Microsoft Azure category for my article Deploying a Bitbucket repo to Azure App Service.

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Microsoft Technical Guru – December 2016

The TechNet Guru December 2016 Winners have been announced.

This time I won a Bronze medal in the Microsoft Azure category for my article Understanding the Azure App Service Editor.

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Microsoft MVP renewal 2016

MVPrenewal2016

Today I was renewed as a Microsoft MVP in Visual Studio and Development Technologies for another year. I feel truly honoured to be recognised by Microsoft with this award. And since my renewal date is July 1st, this makes Canada Day extra special for me.

This will be my second year as an MVP and I am looking forward to continuing my work with the development community. Thanks to Microsoft for the award and to the Canadian MVP team (Sim & Jo) for their support.

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Microsoft TechNet and MSDN blog contributor

The month of February has been an interesting one. Over the past weeks I have been asked join two Microsoft-hosted blogs as a contributor.

WikiNinjaThe first is the TechNet Wiki Ninjas blog which is the “Official Blog of TechNet Wiki”. If you know me or have been reading this blog, you know that I am an active contributor to the TechNet Wiki. So, to be asked to join this blog is an honour. The blog helps people become more familiar with TechNet and it encourages them to submit articles to the communal library.

For my first blog article I contributed tips about image compression and it was posted on February 24, 2016: Wiki Life: Image compression in the TechNet Wiki.

MSDN_logoThe second blog site I have joined is the Azure Development Community. Whereas the Wiki Ninjas blog has been active for sometime, this blog is brand new. It was developed by Ed Price at Microsoft and its authors are a collection of Microsoft employees, MVPs, Partners, and Azure development experts who are interested in Azure.

My first post appeared February 25, 2016 and is an Azure Content Spotlight centered around Deployment Slots for Azure Web Apps.

Please check out both sites and the large amount of articles on each. While there, drop a comment or rate an article. The authors would be grateful.

Microsoft Technical Guru – December 2015

The TechNet Guru December 2015 Winners have been announced and for another month I was selected as a Technical Guru in multiple categories.

This month I won Gold medals in the Windows PowerShell and Miscellaneous categories:

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While another article won a Bronze medal in the Microsoft Azure category:

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These wins bring my total number of TechNet Guru medals to:

  • 5 Gold
  • 5 Silver
  • 4 Bronze

for a grand total of 14 medals. You can view this page to see where I rank amongst the winners: TechNet Guru: The Most Frequent Award Winners

Links to my past winning articles and to all my TechNet Wiki activities can be found through my TechNet Wiki User Page.

Thanks to the judges for all their hard work and kind comments. And thank you to everyone at TechNet Wiki who makes this competition possible.

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Microsoft Technical Guru – September 2015

The Microsoft TechNet Guru Awards! (September 2015) have been announced and for the seventh straight month I was selected as a Technical Guru.

One article was recognized with a silver medal in the Visual C# Technical Guru category:

The Microsoft TechNet Guru Awards! (September 2015)

while another won the gold in the Wiki and Portals Technical Guru area:

The Microsoft TechNet Guru Awards! (September 2015)

This win brings my total number of TechNet Guru medals to 11 including three gold medals.

Thanks to the judges for all their hard work and kind comments. And thank you to everyone at TechNet Wiki who makes this competition possible.

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