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Two More Concurrency Consultants Achieve Microsoft MVP Status

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BROOKFIELD, WI—October 14, 2016 — Two Concurrency, Inc. consultants were recognized by Microsoft on October 1 as Microsoft MVPs. Seth Bauer, based out of Concurrency’s office in Brookfield, Wisconsin, was awarded MVP status in the Data Platform category. Ryan Ephgrave, based out of Concurrency’s office in Minneapolis, Minnesota was awarded for Enterprise Mobility.

To determine MVP award winners, Microsoft rigorously evaluates candidates “for their technical expertise, community leadership, and voluntary community contributions for the previous year.” Concurrency is home to 12 Microsoft MVPs.

“We are extremely proud of Seth and Ryan’s achievements. Each of them is right at the forefront of new and fast-moving technologies,” said Kate Weiland, Concurrency’s Vice President of Human Capital. “Furthermore, Seth and Ryan’s accomplishments mean that Concurrency is proud to be home to Enterprise Mobility and Data Platform MVPs across multiple geographic regions, [as is also the case in other categories]. We are proud of this geographic breadth as it reflects our commitment to fostering an MVP-friendly culture. Our focus is on nurturing and attracting Microsoft experts of the highest caliber.”

Ephgrave focuses on serving clients on projects relating to System Center, PowerShell, VSTS, Azure Automation, and OMS. Read Ryan’s blog posts on System Center, Azure and more here. 

Bauer designs and implements business intelligence projects using SQL Server and Microsoft’s now one-year-old Power BI product. Read his Concurrency blog posts on Power BI and other technologies here.

About Concurrency

Founded in 1989, Concurrency, Inc. is a professional services firm helping organizations throughout the Midwest realize Digital Transformation to achieve business results.

Concurrency is a multiple-time Microsoft Partner of the Year winner and has been named to both Redmond Channel Partner’s list of “Microsoft’s Top 200 U.S. Partners” and CRN’s “2016 CRN Solution Provider 500” list.

Clients choose Concurrency for its team approach, top talent, project-scoped work plans and business value. Across all technologies and business needs, Concurrency focuses on helping clients realize more value from their IT investments through creative solutions that consider people, process, and technology needs.

Concurrency has offices in Chicago and Minneapolis in addition to its Brookfield, Wisconsin headquarters. Learn more about Digital Transformation and Concurrency at


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