John Alexander

Developer Advocate, Speaker, Author in Kansas City, Missouri

John Alexander

Developer Advocate, Speaker, Author in Kansas City, Missouri

John is the co- founder and CTO for AJi, a Kansas City based digital agency. He's also had the honor of being a Microsoft Regional Director for the last 18 years., Client-centric, UX-focused software architecture and development thought leader, consultant, trainer, published author and speaker. Offers an unwavering passion for solving business challenges through Microsoft technologies; delivering highly impactful applications and systems. A business-savvy advisor to C-Level executives with strong pre-sales technical acumen; driver of complex enterprise initiatives with ability to anticipate, envision, define, enlist, and enact. Successful track record as an entrepreneur includes co-founding AJi, a premier Microsoft-focused digital agency and software consultancy with an extensive Fortune 500/1000 client list, and co-founding the largest technical blogging community in the world.

* Technical evangelist: Renown presenter on the Microsoft platform vision/implementation at the technical and business decision-maker levels. Known for entertaining and informative standing room only sessions. Co-authored three best-selling technical books and Microsoft Official Curriculum.

* Diverse success stories: Built music chart applications for Billboard Magazine/used by “American Top 40”; a highly scalable Mutual Funds Trading SOA-based platform used non-stop the last 14 years to process billions of dollars in transactions; myriad other mobile, web, desktop and cloud-based applications.

* Industry thought leader: Has coached several teams of developers, leading one directly responsible for earning their organization a spot on CIO Magazine’s “Agile 100” list. Holds 26 product certifications. Microsoft Regional Director for US Central region 18 years-running. Top INETA Speaker.

Talk to me about: #bots, #Hololens, #VR, #UX, #AI, #Voice UX, #Sitecore, #Unity3d, #Movies,

  • Work
    • Microsoft