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Bio – Rich Dickinson 

I am relatively new the Microsoft CRM team joining in June of 2005. However, I have been at Microsoft for thirteen years. I spent my first six years in Microsoft Access support starting right after Access 1.0 was released. I then transferred over to the Microsoft Access product group as a Program Manager, where I...

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Bio – Renee Wesberry 

Hi, I’m Renee Wesberry. I started at Microsoft as a fledgling tech editor on Commerce Server team, and then as the lone tech editor on BizTalk Server team. I joined the CRM team during version one, and have been here ever since. As Managing Editor, I manage schedules and the publishing calendar. I edit all types...

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Bio – Barry Givens 

Barry Givens started his technology career working for a Seattle based Web browser vendor at the dawn of the Internet era more than ten years ago. He joined Microsoft in early 1996 to work on Internet Explorer, FrontPage, the first version of SharePoint and then a way-ahead-of-its-time R&D project that never quite shipped. Since 2001...

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Bio – Michael Lu 

Michael Lu is the Program Manager for Office Integration, Service, and Marketing and has been on the CRM team since mid-2005. Got ideas for these areas? Shoot them his way. A seasoned world traveler, Michael maintains an avid interest in cultures, languages, and all matters abroad. He can often be found in one of Seattle’s...

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Bio – Philip Richardson 

Philip Richardson is the Program Manager for Customization. Before joining the CRM product team in January 2006 he led a team of business systems managers building and deploying enterprise level sales, marketing and business intelligence applications within Microsoft. He is an Australian native with little appreciable education and manners. He also blogs about CRM on...

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Bio – Charles Eliot 

My name is Charles Eliot, and I’m the Group Program Manager for Release Management for the Microsoft Dynamics CRM team, which is just a fancy way of saying that I’m the lead project manager. I joined the CRM team in late 2001. I started at Microsoft in 1992 as a contract tester, and was hired...

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Bio – Wan Li Zhu 

Wan Li Zhu is a product manager on Microsoft Dynamics CRM team focusing on technical marketing.  In his previous role, he was a program manager for business intelligence on the Dynamics CRM product development team....

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Bio – Ilana Smith 

Ilana Smith began her Microsoft career in 2000, working in Enterprise Sales in Brisbane, Australia. While there, she used a (rival) CRM product – this experience inspired her to join the Microsoft CRM team, after a short detour via the Exchange product group.   Ilana was a program manager on the CRM team for three...

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