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Greg Shields

I am Author Evangelist at


Greg Shields is Author Evangelist at and formerly Senior Partner with Concentrated Technology.  With over 20 years in information technology, Greg has developed extensive experience in systems administration, engineering, and architecture specializing in Microsoft OS, remote application, systems management, and virtualization technologies.

Greg has been a Contributing Editor and columnist for Redmond Magazine, Virtualization Review Magazine, and TechNet Magazine.  He has authored or contributed to over a dozen books and countless white papers and webcasts.  His writing has been regularly seen in publications like TechTarget online. 

Greg is a highly sought-after and top-ranked speaker for both live and recorded events, and is seen regularly at IT conferences.  His live and recorded sessions consistently receive top scoring with both technical and non-technical audiences.  Greg has produced hundreds of hours of video training for Pluralsight, CBT Nuggets, TechTarget, 1105 Media, and others.  He has also served as Conference Chair for 1105 Media’s TechMentor Conference since 2005, determining content and session structure as well as sourcing speaking talent.