Jonathan Rozenblit (also known simply as “JR”) is a technology advisor, developer, and certified Windows Azure professional. He focuses on arming developers, architects, and development managers with the information, skills, and tools they need in order to leverage the power of Microsoft products and technologies.

Having managed both small and large development teams, Jonathan has experience in enterprise application/solution architecture and development. Above all, Jonathan is passionate about helping developers grow their skills and succeed in their careers.

He blogs on the Canadian Developer Connection blog; chats in the Canadian Developer Connection group on LinkedIn; is one of the editors of the MSDN eNews Newsletter; is the host of the online show D³: LIVE & INTERACTIVE; and is the co-host of the online show AlignIT Manager Tech Talk. He is an active member of the developer community and brings a wealth of technical experience across Microsoft technologies such as .NET, SharePoint, Dynamics CRM, and Windows Azure, and interoperability across many others.

When he’s not working, Jonathan spends his time with his wife and son, figuring out the ins and outs of parenting. He is an avid cruiser and has sailed to many parts of the world. If you have a question about cruising feel free to ask! He dabbles in photography, is a PADI certified open water diver, and is a hardcore Trekie and technology geek.