Chris Pietschmann Honored with Microsoft MVP Award for 2020

We are thrilled to announce that Chris Pietschmann has been honored with the prestigious Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award for 2020!

Chris’ expertise in Microsoft Azure, IoT, and DevOps has empowered countless professionals and organizations to harness the full potential of these technologies. With over 20 years of experience, Chris has consistently demonstrated an exceptional ability to translate complex technical concepts into accessible, actionable insights.

Chris’s journey as a Microsoft MVP began over a decade ago, and this latest recognition highlights his continued impact and influence. He has been a pivotal figure in the tech community, not just as a thought leader but also as an educator and mentor. His initiatives, such as founding the Milwaukee Azure meetup group and organizing Global Azure Bootcamp events, have fostered a vibrant community of learners and practitioners.

In addition to his community engagement, Chris’s contributions through his blogs and websites, Build5Nines and, have been invaluable. These platforms serve as essential resources for IT professionals seeking to deepen their understanding of cloud technologies and DevOps practices. His articles, tutorials, and hands-on labs are widely regarded as some of the best in the industry.