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John D. Ross

United States
Orlando, FL


John is a Product Manager at Rackspace responsible SharePoint, Exchange, and Office 365. He has more than ten years of experience implementing solutions for clients ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies as well as government organizations. Previously, he worked as a consultant with all project phases from analysis to implementation and has been involved with a wide range of SharePoint solutions that include public facing Internet sites, corporate intranets and extranets. In 2009, John was awarded Microsoft’s MVP award for SharePoint Server and is one of about 200 people worldwide with this distinction. John is a frequent speaker at events such as Microsoft’s Ignite, TechEd, and SharePoint Conference and is co-author of the books, “SharePoint 2013 Branding and User Interface Design” and “Professional SharePoint 2010 Branding and User Interface Design” from Wrox. 

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John lives in Orlando, FL with his wife and two children.