Currently employed as a Data Architect at Connexions Loyalty, a worldwide leader in credit card loyalty points and rewards programs, serving over 30 corporate clients. On the web at http://cxloyalty.com/default.aspx.
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Microsoft SQL Server Database - BI - ETL Developer, Architect, and Author in the Twin Cities of Minnesota area. Website and resume at http://www.jimhorn.biz. Email jim at jimhorn dot biz. Twitter @sqljimbo. Feel free to connect to me on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/jimhorn/ with a message that you met me through Experts Exchange.
Databases: Microsoft SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS, Oracle, Database Development, Dashboards, Data Warehousing, Access.
Business Intelligence: Power Pivot, Power Query, Power View, Power Map, Excel VBA.
Emerging: SSAS Tabular, SSAS Multidimensional, Big Data, Hadoop, Data Mining, DAX, MDX, XML, VB.NET Scripting, C# Scripting, Power Shell, Data Modeling, Master Data Services, Data Quality Services, Change Data Capture, Full Text Search, Service Broker, Talend, Salesforce.com, SOQL, Informix, DB2
*** Microsoft Exams Passed
70-461 Querying Microsoft SQL Server 2012 (2013)
70-069 Microsoft Access for Windows 95 (2000, MCP status)
70-051 Microsoft Access Application Development (1998)
Experts Exchange Most Valuable Expert (MVE) (2014)
Experts Exchange Author of the Year (2015)
Nominated for Microsoft MVP awards in SQL Server and Access.
*** Volunteer work
Page Editor and Topic Adviser on the website Experts Exchange.
Board of directors, PASSMN.org,and was the lead in running SQL Saturday #557
Various SQL Server training such as PASS Summit, PASS Business Analytics conference, and Pragmatic Works seminars.
MBA in Service Operations Management, University of Minnesota, 1997.
BA in Accounting and Army ROTC, Michigan State University, 1991.
Various U.S. Army and Boy Scouts of America adult leader training.