Congratulations 2009 Microsoft MVP!

As well as marking the start of the New Year the 1st of January is always a time I get nervous and excited at the same time in checking my email to see if my MVP has been re-awarded.

Well as you can see from the mail below I’ve been very fortunate in being re-awarded my ConfigMgr MVP  award for the 6th consecutive year.

I feel very humbled and honoured by this award as to me I’m just trying to “do my bit” in promoting and making ConfigMgr the best product it can be whilst at the same time helping folks get the most out of it.

So please don’t forget this is not just about me relaying information from Microsoft it’s also giving YOU the users and community a mechanism for giving YOUR feedback to Microsoft.

So before I go off and pop the cork on some Champagne to celebrate I just want to say a BIG thank you to Microsoft and everyone involved in the MVP Program and the ConfigMgr Product Groups. I also want to thank my fellow MVPs and of course YOU the community who have helped me out so much again this past year.

Happy New Year to you all and I wish you and your loved a Happy, Prosperous and Peaceful New Year in what I fear will be a difficult times for a lot of people but together I hope we can work  through these.




Sent: Thursday, January 01, 2009 2:18 PM


Subject: Congratulations 2009 Microsoft MVP!

Dear Cliff Hobbs,

Congratulations! We are pleased to present you with the 2009 Microsoft® MVP Award! This award is given to exceptional technical community leaders who actively share their high quality, real world expertise with others.

The Microsoft MVP Award provides us the unique opportunity to celebrate and honor your significant contributions and say "Thank you for your technical leadership."

Toby Richards
General Manager
Community Support Services

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