Award Categories
Office Apps & Services
First year awarded:
2005
Number of MVP Awards:
14
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Language
English
Certifications
MCT, MOS-Expert

Bill Jelen

United States
Merritt Island, FL
Bill Jelen founded MrExcel.com in 1998.

Biography

Bill Jelen is the host of MrExcel.com and the author of 57 books about Microsoft Excel including Excel Gurus Gone Wild, Pivot Table Data Crunching, and Excel 2019 Inside Out. He has made over 80 guest appearances on TV’s Call for Help with Leo Laporte and was voted guest of the year on the Computer America radio show. He writes the Excel column for Strategic Finance magazine. He has produced over 2200 episodes of his daily video podcast Learn Excel from MrExcel. Before founding MrExcel.com in 1998, Jelen spent twelve years “in the trenches”, as a financial analyst for the accounting, finance, marketing, and operations departments of a publicly held company. Since then, his company automates Excel reports for hundreds of clients around the world. The website answers over 30,000 questions a year – for free – for readers all over the world. His primary award category is Excel MVP within the Office Apps and Services umbrella. Frequently known as Bill Jelen or Bill Jellen or MrExcel or Mr Excel. 

Bill is a Microsoft Certified Trainer and MOS - Expert in Excel.

When he isn't working in Excel, you will find him kayaking the intracoastal waterways near Merritt Island, Florida.

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