Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Leadership Award

Today we had our company presentation regarding the financial results of the year 2008.

One of the sessions of this meeting were the Employee Awards for 2008.

To my pleasant surprise I have received the Leadership Award for the year 2008 "in recognition of accomplishments far exceeding company expectations" and for gaining and applying technical expertise on the technologies involved with my professional duties.

It was a great moment!

I believe that one of the most important factors for professional success, is to work with technologies that really inspire you and that you enjoy researching on them all the time. Well, one of these technologies is definitely SQL Server!!! :)

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Artemakis Artemiou [MVP]

Author & Editor

Artemakis Artemiou is a Senior SQL Server Architect, Software Developer and Microsoft Data Platform MVP. He is also an author, regular blogger, president of Cyprus.NET User Group and CY Country leader of INETA-EU. He is also the creator of DBA Security Advisor and In-Memory OLTP Simulator. Artemakis is a frequent guest author of worldwide well-respected online journals where he writes articles focusing on many SQL Server topics.

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