PAUG 2017 Database Designer Conference at Silver Falls
Jack D. Leach is the founder and CEO of Dymeng Services, a NYC based software development company working with Line of Business and B2B SaaS solutions primarily using Microsoft technologies. Jack routinely works with Microsoft Access, SQL Server and ASP.NET MVC delivering software solutions, utilizing both Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services as typical infrastructures.
Jack began programming more than fifteen years ago when he found MS Access as a tool that he could leverage for the manufacturing company he was managing at the time. Since then, he has been fully immersed and ever expanding his skills in database and software development and continues to participate in the forums and communities in which he grew. Passionate about both business management and software development, he left the manufacturing industry four years ago to establish his own software development company.
A five-year consecutive awardee of the Access MVP award, Jack has also written numerous technical articles and whitepapers, and has written as a technical contributor for the Wrox Professional Access 2013 Programming book with fellow Access MVPs. He also harbors a deep love of aviation and obtained his pilot license in 2011.
Jack D. Leach, MS Access MVP 2012-2016
Dymeng Services, Inc.
48 Rockville Avenue, Staten Island, NY 10314
Luke Chung, President, founded FMS in 1986 to provide custom database solutions. He has directed the company’s product development and consulting services efforts as the database industry evolved. In addition to being a primary author and designer of many FMS commercial products, Luke has personally provided consulting services to a wide range of clients. A recognized database expert and highly regarded authority in the Microsoft Access developer community, Luke was featured by Microsoft as an Access Hero during Access’ 10 year anniversary celebration. Luke is a popular speaker at conferences in the US, Europe and Australia, and has published many articles in industry journals. He is a past president of the Washington, DC chapter of the Entrepreneurs Organization (EO Network), and serves on the Fairfax County Information Technology Policy Advisory Committee and the School Superintendent’s Business and Community Advisory Council. Luke is a graduate of Harvard University with a Bachelor degree in Engineering and Applied Sciences, and a Masters in Physical Oceanography.
8150 Leesburg Pike Ste 600, Vienna, VA 22182
Alison Balter is a leading author of Microsoft Access books and SQL Server books, including Using Microsoft Access 2010, Alison Balter’s Mastering Access 2007 Development, Teach Yourself SQL Server 2005 Express in 24 Hours, a developer video training series on Access 2007, a user video training series on Access 2007, three Access 2007 e-books, and Access 2010 user videos, all for SAMS Publishing. She is most recently completed an Access Developer video series for Experts Exchange where she also has published numerous articles.
Alison is a highly experienced developer and independent trainer. She loves to take highly technical material and explain it in a way that everyone can understand. Alison develops applications using Access and SQL Server. She specializes in teaching others how to develop Windows and Web applications. During her 24 years in the computer industry, she has trained and consulted many people in corporations and government agencies, including Southern California Edison, Shell Oil, and Cisco. On a personal note, Alison enjoys spending time with her husband Dan, and children Alexis and Brendan. They all love to travel, ski (snow and water), and hike. Alison also likes walking and weight lifting.
Alison J. Balter
InfoTech Services Group, Inc.
5000 Via Mesita, Newbury Park, CA 91320
Armen Stein, a Microsoft MVP, will lead discussions about software consulting, including promoting your consulting business, and understanding system requirements and communicating expectations. Whether you are a consultant now or are just thinking about it, join us for these lively interactive sessions. Armen is President of J Street Technology, a leading Microsoft Access, ASP.NET, SQL Server, SharePoint and Windows shopping cart development firm. Armen delivers a great deal of pragmatic material presented in a unique personable style, making him one of PAUG’s most popular conference speakers. Armen is co-author of Access 2003 VBA Programmer’s Reference and Access 2007 VBA Programmer’s Reference, and has spoken at the Office DevCon in Australia for the past four years. Published Book List
J Street Technology
2630 116th Ave NE Ste 200, Bellevue, WA 98004
Juan Soto is a Senior Project Manager at IT Impact Inc., where he specializes in Access with SQL Server databases. He’s a frequent speaker at Access user groups nationwide and the only Access developer to speak at SQLSaturdays.com events held across the US. When he’s not working, he’s writing posts for his blog at AccessExperts.net/blog. To learn more about Juan, please visit his firm’s site, AccessExperts.net.
5759 W Henderson Suite 312, Chicago, IL 60634
Thomas graduated from the German savings bank academy. In 1997 he started working with Microsoft Access. In 2000 Thomas started working as software and database developer for a large bank in Southern Germany.
Since 2007 Thomas was awarded by Microsoft as a Most Valuable Professional. He is a regular speaker at the German Access developers conference and the lead of the access users groups in Stuttgart / Germany.
In his spare time Thomas likes to develop add-ins to enhance the capabilities of Microsoft Access.
Thomas Moeller MS Access MVP 2007 – 2016