[twitter]Presenting online overview of Microsoft Solutions Advocates http://msa.msdev.com/[/twitter]
If you work for a partner who builds interesting solutions on the Microsoft platform, then the MSA program can help you get your story more exposure
Microsoft Solutions Advocates Overview
MSA Overview Agenda What is it? Why should I care? How does it impact me? Can you give me an example? How do I join? Now what?
What is it? The Microsoft Solutions Advocates program is all about partner success stories Our goal is to help partners share their personal, real-world stories of success building solutions on the Microsoft platform.
Why should I care? Exposure for you and your solutions Better connection with Microsoft … learn about the Next Big Thing Fun!
How does it impact me? Participate in a monthly LiveMeeting Includes highlight of a new technology
Can you give me an example? Ken Herron, SocialGrow Frequently includes Microsoft when telling their story (http://socialgrowblog.com/microsofts-windows-azure-platform-moves-socialgrowstm-new-application-to-the-clouds/ for example) Microsoft motivated to amplify partner success stories Results in greater exposure for SocialGrow
How do I join Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org Tell us your name, email, and company In a sentence or two, describe your company’s “story” … what’s interesting about the solutions you build on the Microsoft platform? Must work for Microsoft partner and be based in the US
Now what? Activate! = Your Success Story + Microsoft Technology (esp. Next Big Thing) + Opportunity
Thanks! Patrick Foley, ISV Evangelist, Microsoft http://twitter.com/patrickfoley http://blogs.msdn.com/usisvde Special thanks to Ken Herron of SocialGrow: http://socialgrow.com http://twitter.com/socialgrow