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Matt Thompson, General Manager, Developer & Platform Evangelism, Microsoft

MattThompsonMicrosoftAs General Manager of Microsoft’s developer & platform evangelism efforts based in Silicon Valley, Matt has the first hand opportunity to both observe and engage with a number of Silicon Valley’s most interesting technology startups. He spends much of his time working with this influential community of entrepreneurs and technologists as they leverage mobile & cloud technologies to build out new apps and services. Before joining Microsoft, Matt was responsible for looking after the worldwide Java developer community for Sun Microsystems. When not working you’ll likely find Matt off an island somewhere following his other passion, underwater photography. You can stay in touch with Matt on Twitter @DeveloperFish