Veeam MVPs for 2017

Veeam is proud to have several MVPs on staff. This Microsoft award recognizes Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs) as the most exceptional, independent community leaders who share their passion, technical expertise, and real-world knowledge of Microsoft products.
Veeam MVPs for 2017 include:
Clint Wyckoff — Product Strategy Evangelist, Veeam Software

Clint Wyckoff

Product Strategy Evangelist, Veeam Software

About Clint Wyckoff: Clint Wyckoff is an Evangelist at Veeam with a focus on all things Microsoft. He is an avid technologist and virtualization fanatic with more than a decade of enterprise data center architecture experience. Clint is an energetic and engaging speaker and places a large emphasis on solving the real-world challenges IT professionals face. Additionally, he is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for Cloud and Datacenter Management as well as a VMware vExpert for 2015. Clint is also a Veeam Certified Engineer (VCME) and Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP).
Community designations
Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Cloud and Datacenter Management, VMware vExpert, Veeam Certified Engineer (VMCE) and Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP).
Rick Vanover — Director, Technical Product Marketing & Evangelism, Veeam Software

Rick Vanover

Director, Technical Product Marketing & Evangelism, Veeam Software

About Rick Vanover: Rick has extensive virtualization expertise. He is a writer, blogger, former IT infrastructure manager, and host of the Veeam community podcast. Rick lives in Columbus, Ohio USA.
Community designations
VMware Certified Professional (VCP); Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), IT Professional (MCITP), and Systems Administrator (MCSA)
Francesco Bonetti — Systems Engineer at Veeam

Francesco Bonetti

Systems Engineer at Veeam

About Francesco Bonetti: IT professional with more than 10 years of experience in Systems and Network Administration with a primary focus on design, implementation and support of virtual infrastructures. Before joining Veeam he held the position of Senior System Engineer. His main focus area was Design, Deploy, & Support VMware Infrastructure. Francesco is also a leader of the Italian VMware User Group (VMUG) since 2014, a Tech Field Day delegate and an active blogger since 2013.
Community designations
VMware vExpert, Leader of VMware User Group Italy VMUGIT, Tech Field Day Delegate, Veeam Certified Engineer (VMCE), Veeam VMTSP, VMware Certified Professional from VCP3 to VCP6-DCV, VMware VTSP, PernixData PernixPro, Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), HPE ATP Server Solution
Lai Yoong Seng — Systems Engineer (ASEAN), Veeam Software

Lai Yoong Seng

Systems Engineer (ASEAN), Veeam Software

About Lai Yoong Seng: Lai Yoong Seng @ericlaiys also known as "Virtual Lai". MVP Hyper-V (Malaysia), interested in Hyper-V, Azure & System Center.
Community designations
Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for Cloud and Datacenter Management
Anthony Spiteri — Lead Architect,  ZettaGridLead

Anthony Spiteri

Lead Architect, ZettaGridLead

About Anthony Spiteri: Architectural Lead for Zettagrid, Australia`s Leading vCloud Air Network Service Provider. He has been working in the managed hosting industry since 2002. He runs the "Virtualization is Life!" Blog. VMware vChampion and a 4 times vExpert.
Community designations
Anthony’s specialities include: vCloud Suite specializing in vCloud Director and vSphere; Network Virtualization Technologies working with VMware NSX; Hyper Converged Technologies Design and Implementation; Virtualization Technologies Design and Implementation; Virtualization and Automation Management Platforms; Cloud Management Platforms and Automation Technologies; Storage Area Network Technologies Design and Implementation; Backup and Replication Products.Anthony has a Master’s Degree in Network and System Administration (Distinction) from Charles Sturt University, VCIX-NV, VCAP-DCV, VCP-DCA, VCP-NV, VCP-Cloud.
Anton Gostev — Vice President, Product Management, Veeam Software

Anton Gostev

Vice President, Product Management, Veeam Software

About Anton Gostev: As Vice President, Product Management at Veeam Software, Anton is responsible for strategic planning and technical direction for Veeam products. He is well known in the virtualization community for leading Veeam Community Forums with over 23,000 registered members. Before joining Veeam, Anton spent 5+ years at Aelita Software (later acquired by Quest Software), where he was responsible for program management of multiple enterprise Windows management solutions. Anton’s IT background includes various positions in software development (6 years), software analysis and program management (6 years), and now product management (5 years and counting).
Community designations
Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP), VMware vExpert
Mike Resseler — EMEA Microsoft Evangelist, Product Strategy, Veeam Software

Mike Resseler

EMEA Microsoft Evangelist, Product Strategy, Veeam Software

About Mike Resseler: Mike Resseler is a Product Strategy Specialist for Veeam. Mike is focused on technologies around Hyper-V and System Center. With years of experience in the field he presents on many occasions on large events such as MMS, TechEd and TechDays. Mike has been an awarded the MVP for System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management since 2010. His major hobby is discussing and developing solid Disaster Recovery scenarios. Additionally, he has enterprise-class experience in Private Cloud architecture, deployment with marked focus on protection from the bottom to the top. He holds certifications in many Microsoft Technologies such as MCITP.
Community designations
Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for System Center Cloud and Datacenter Management