Joe Schurman is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Evangelyze Communications. Joe has provided consulting and research within the Information Technology industry and with Microsoft for the past 15 years and is a 5-time Micro-soft Most Valuable Professional (MVP). Joe has been quoted, interviewed, and published in international press including Wall Street Journal, CNBC, MSN Money, and through international webcasts, industry events, and hundreds of speaking engagements in every continent. Joe has published three books, including the technology best seller, “Microsoft Voice and Unified Communications”, published by Pearson / Addison Wesley in 2009 with a foreword by Gurdeep Singh Pall, Vice President of Microsoft Corporation and XD Huang, Microsoft Research Director of the Communications Innovation Center. Joe is a Microsoft TechNet Gold Presenter Award winner and is a leader in the Microsoft technical community. Joe is also a correspondent of the “World According to Garf” NBC Radio Broadcast focused on voice and unified communi-cations technologies. Joe began his career at Compaq Computer Corporation and became the youngest Managing Con-sultant at Accenture in 2001 after which time, Joe became a private consultant to Microsoft for 8 years with 2 1/2 years spent with Microsoft Research. Joe resides in Houston, Texas and is a member of the Holland Society and the National Sons of the American Revolution.