Christian has more than 20 years of technology management and marketing experience and is currently the Director of Product Evangelism at Axceler. Christian is also a Microsoft SharePoint MVP and an internationally recognized speaker and co-author of, Creating and Implementing Microsoft SharePoint 2010 Real-World Projects (MS Press 2012). As Axceler's evangelist, he drives product awareness, partner advocacy, and community development. He previously worked at Microsoft on the enterprise hosted SharePoint platform team (now part of Office365). Prior to his time at Microsoft, Christian was the managing director of a regional consulting firm in the San Francisco East Bay, co-founded and sold two technology startups as well as worked with some of the world’s largest hi-tech and manufacturing companies to build and deploy collaboration and supply chain solutions. Christian holds an MBA in technology management and a BA in marketing.