PASS Appoints Intellinet Consultant to Board of Directors

PASS Appoints Intellinet Consultant to Board of Directors

January 13, 2011

Intellinet, a business technology consulting services firm, announced today that expert Geoff Hiten was appointed to the Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS) Board of Directors.

The PASS Board of Directors is comprised of a four-member Executive Committee, elected Directors-at-Large, and four founding partner representatives. The Board engages Microsoft product teams, developers, technical fellows, MVPs, and others to help PASS develop programs, educational content, and speakers, and to provide a conduit of user feedback to Microsoft on product feature sets. Microsoft and CA, PASS founding partner members, each contributes one or two senior marketing managers to the PASS Board of Directors.

Geoff Hiten is a Principal Consultant for Intellinet who specializes in high-availability and high-performance SQL systems. He is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) for SQL Server, on the leadership team of the Atlanta Microsoft Database Forum Users group (Atlanta.mdf), as well as an author for various articles, white papers and podcasts on SQL Server.

About the Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS)

Co-founded by Microsoft Corporation and CA, Inc., the Professional Association for SQL Server (PASS) is an independent, not-for-profit association, dedicated to supporting, educating, and promoting the Microsoft SQL Server community. From local user groups and special interest groups (SIGs) to webcasts and the annual PASS Community Summit - the largest gathering of SQL Server professionals in the world - PASS enables knowledge sharing, in-depth learning, access to the Microsoft SQL Server team, and the ability to influence the direction of SQL Server technologies. The PASS mission is to empower the global Microsoft SQL Server community to collaborate, learn, grow and be inspired through knowledge sharing and peer-based learning. For additional information on PASS and the benefits of becoming a member, please visit the PASS Web site at

About Intellinet Corporation

Intellinet is a Microsoft-centric business technology consulting firm dedicated to helping executives succeed in maximizing the business value of IT by providing strategy and solutions that reduce costs, enable revenue and increase business productivity. As trusted advisors, Intellinet provides exceptional Microsoft technology solutions with project delivery in the areas of application development & information worker, business intelligence & data management, and core infrastructure & systems management. Since 1993, Intellinet has been driven by one simple idea: Promises Kept®. That means Intellinet keeps its promises to clients and as a result, strives to earn complete client satisfaction and loyalty. Client endorsements of project successes have won the company Gold Certified recognition by Microsoft in twelve IT competencies as well as numerous industry awards and acknowledgements. For more information, contact [email protected] or visit us on the web at

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