History


Language History

1983 IBM PC / TRS-80
1986 High School
1988 FORTRAN
1994 Paradox/QuatroPro
1996 c++, VB, Oracle, Crystal Reports
1999 ASP, Actuate
2004 .net
2006 Java, Web Services
2011 Microsoft BI
2011 Microsoft Azure
2012 Hadoop
2014 Azure ML Machine Learning
2015 PowerBI
2016 Microsoft CNTK
2016 Hortonworks Certified Associate

Work History
1991 Retail
1994 Banking
1998 Medical Reporting Software
1999 Utilities Energy Company
2000 Credit Card Processing
2001 Telecommunications
2003 Insurance
2005 Consulting
2007 County Government
2011 County School Board
2012 Software Company
2013 Consulting

Speaking / Certificate History
2016 Hortonworks Certified Solutions
2012 Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP)
2012 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)
2014 Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE Business Intelligence)
2012 SQL BI User Group Speaker
2012-2015 SQL Saturday Speaker
­Enterprise Data Warehousing
­PowerBI / Power Pivot / Power Query
­Reporting for DBAs
­Big Data / Hadoop
2013 – 2015 IT Pro Camp Speaker
­SSIS
­Business Intelligence
­Big Data / Hadoop
2013 Architectural Concepts Podcast
2015 Experfy Blogger & Course Creator
2016 Tampa SQL BI User Group, Tampa Analytics Professionals, Pinellas SQL Server User Group

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