Brian Minisi, Sr. Architect at CEI, has been awarded as a Microsoft® Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for 1/1/2014 – 1/1/2015. The Microsoft MVP Award is an annual award that recognizes exceptional technology community leaders worldwide who actively share their high quality, real world expertise with users and Microsoft.
With fewer than 5,000 awardees worldwide, Microsoft MVPs represent a highly select group of experts. MVPs share a deep commitment to community and a willingness to help others. They represent the diversity of today’s technical communities. MVPs are present in over 90 countries, spanning more than 30 languages, and over 70 Microsoft technologies. MVPs share a passion for technology, a willingness to help others, and a commitment to community. These are the qualities that make MVPs exceptional community leaders. MVPs’ efforts enhance people’s lives and contribute to our industry’s success in many ways. By sharing their knowledge and experiences, and providing objective feedback, they help people solve problems and discover new capabilities every day. MVPs are technology’s best and brightest, and we are elated that Brian is one of them.
As a recipient of this year’s Microsoft MVP award, Brian joins an exceptional group of individuals from around the world who have demonstrated a willingness to reach out, share their technical expertise with others and help individuals maximize their use of technology.
Brian is a frequent speaker at code camps and user groups. He is a contributor to DevProConnections where he has written articles and produced eLearning sessions. Brian is also an ALM Ranger. Brian has been working with Microsoft technologies since 1998 and has been working in .NET since 2001. He is passionate about architecture and all aspects of the application lifecycle. Brian has a Master of Software Engineering and a Master of Science and Information Sciences from Pennsylvania State University.