Michael Collier is a Windows Azure MVP and serves as a National Architect for Neudesic, a Microsoft SI partner that specializes in Windows Azure. He has nearly 12 years of experience building Microsoft-based applications for a wide range of clients. Michael spends his days serving as a developer or architect – helping clients succeed with the Microsoft development platform. He also enjoys speaking about Windows Azure at local user groups, as well as regional and national conferences. Michael is the founder of CloudDevelop, as well as the Central Ohio Cloud Computing User Group in Columbus, OH. You can follow Michael on Twitter at www.twitter.com/MichaelCollier and on his blog at www.MichaelSCollier.com
Brian Sherwin is a consultant with Cardinal Solutions Group in Columbus, OH and President of the Central Ohio .Net Developers Group. He has been a consultant and trainer for over 16 years. Trying to get companies to go back to making decisions based on value and not a particular technology is one of his core passions. He devotes his spare time to Continuous Learning, Scouting, and his five kids.