Kevin Ashley is a Microsoft Architect Evangelist and a Windows Phone champ.He has a strong industry and business experience. In his role, Kevin works withpartners, advising on software design, business and technology strategy and projectmanagement. Prior to Microsoft, he was a founder of CloudOLAP an early-stagecloud and business intelligence software startup. In his role as a seniorsoftware developer and architect, Kevin developed grid, data warehousing and real-timetrading solutions for Fortune 500 companies and hedge funds worldwide: US, UK,Europe and Asia. Kevin has degrees in Mathematics, Computer Science and MBAfrom the University of Connecticut.