Kevin Ashley (Twitter: @kashleytwit Home: kevinashley.com) is a Microsoft Architect Evangelist and a Windows Phone champ. He has a strong industry and business experience. In his role, Kevin works with partners, advising on software design, business and technology strategy and project management. Prior to Microsoft, he was a founder of CloudOLAP an early-stage cloud and business intelligence software startup. In his role as a senior software developer and architect, Kevin developed grid, data warehousing and real-time trading solutions for Fortune 500 companies and hedge funds worldwide: US, UK, Europe and Asia. Kevin has degrees in Mathematics, Computer Science and MBA from the University of Connecticut.