Former Microsoft Employee Joins echoTechnology as Technical Product Manager
Online PR News – 25-December-2009 – – SEATTLE, Wash. - December 14, 2009: echoTechnology is pleased to announce the hiring of Christian Buckley, our new Technical Product Manager. Christian joins echo most recently from Microsoft Corporation in Redmond, where he was part of the team that developed the hosted enterprise SharePoint platform, formerly known as Microsoft Managed Services (now known as BPOS-D, or Business Productivity Online Services-Dedicated). He also managed an engineering and PM team in advertising operations for 2 years, and has spent the past 18 years leading various program, product, and professional services teams.
Christian's background includes many consulting and entrepreneurial roles, including a Senior Product Management role at E2open, where he helped design and deliver a SharePoint-like collaboration platform for the high-tech manufacturing sector. He has co-authored three books on IBM Rational Software's configuration management and defect tracking platforms, published numerous technical and management-related articles, and actively blogs at http://www.buckleyplanet.net and http://www.echo4sharepoint.com
In addition to product management and marketing responsibilities, Christian will help program manage development activities around echo’s Davinci launch next spring (in alignment with the SharePoint 2010 RTM).
echoTechnology provides echo for SharePoint, a must-have product for SharePoint administrators and developers that allows users to migrate, deploy, update and test SharePoint. The echo for SharePoint platform lowers operational risk, automates testing, lowers maintenance, and allows for phased SharePoint deployments. Based in Seattle, Washington, echoTechnology can be found online at www.echoTechnology.com