Bryan has been working within the technology space for over 15 years, and joined Microsoft in 2011 as an Architect in the MCS Voice Center of Excellence. As an Architect, he helped drive Lync and Skype deployments and adoptions within the US, as well as drive readiness through the Elite Week programs for Neptune partners, while also presenting and developing curriculum for Skype for Business at events including Ignite, Lync Conference, TechEd and Masters. In 2016 Bryan joined the Skype Product Group as a Principal PM Manager, leading a team focused on product readiness and managed services partner development. Prior to working with Microsoft, he worked with multiple Microsoft Gold Partners as a Senior Principal Consultant/Architect, focusing on Unified Communications design and deployments (OCS/Lync/Exchange), in addition to other Microsoft infrastructure technologies. As a technical lead, Bryan’s areas of expertise spanned many Microsoft technologies, as well other technologies from manufacturers such as Cisco (routing/switching/voice/security), VMware, EMC, F5 and Citrix. Bryan completed his MCSM: Communications certification, and holds his Masters certification for Lync Server 2010.