Eric is the co-founder of Consortio Services, and the primary Database Technologies Consultant.
His background in Information Technology (IT) is diverse, ranging from operating systems and hardware to specialized applications and development. He has even done his fair share of work on networks. Since IT is really just a way to support business processes, he has also acquired his MBA. All in all, he has 10 years of experience with IT, a great amount of which has been working with Microsoft SQL Server. Eric has managed and designed databases of all shapes and sizes.
He has delivered numerous SQL Server training classes and webcasts as well as presentations at national technology conferences. Most recently, he presented at TechMentor on SQL Server 2005 Replication, Reporting Services, and Integration Services. In addition, he is active in the local SQL Server Community, serving as the President of the Colorado Springs SQL Server Users Group.
Rob Schafer is a Senior Consultant for Neudesic in Denver, CO. For over 5 years, he has been focusing his career on the areas of Business Intelligence, Data Analysis, Reporting, and Cloud Technologies for a variety of clients across industries. He is very active in the SQL Server community and has spoken at several regional conferences, SQL Saturday, and local user groups. Rob has a MS in Information Technology from The University of Denver and also holds his MCTS.
Peter is a published author of the “SharePoint 2010 Administration Cookbook,” a founder of the SouthEastern SharePoint group, speaker, and works for High Monkey Consulting as a SharePoint Architect. Peter has been in the IT industry for 20 years. He has extensive experience with SharePoint implementing business solutions for several enterprise organizations over the past seven years.
Using a varied background, including a degree in English, Peter brings a fresh perspective to each engagement and the clients he represents. Each session he presents is told in story mode in order to engage and educate. This type of communications presents SharePoint technology in an understandable format.
Jen Underwood has more than 15 years of database and reporting solution experience specializing in the Microsoft platform. Career highlights include global military, retail, financial, healthcare and supply chain industry projects for well-known clients including the Department of Defense, Bloomberg, Walmart and Teradata. She participated in Microsoft TAP programs for Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2, PowerPivot and SharePoint 2010. She is actively involved in local SQL Server user groups and has presented at multiple, regional SQLPASS events in Georgia, Florida and California. She has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and post-graduate certification in data mining.