Meet the 2019 Friends of Redgate

The Friends of Redgate program is an exclusive group of influential and active community members, such as popular blog writers, speakers, consultants, as well as Microsoft Data Platform MVPs.

Find out more about the Friends of Redgate.

Aaron Nelson

Power BI Architect, Consultant, MVP


Adam Hafner

Database Developer

Adrian Aucoin Jr

Consultant, Trainer, CTO

Corporate Services, LLC.

Amy Herold

Database Administrator

One Technologies

Andre Batista

Consultant, Trainer Database, Administrator

Crossjoin Solutions

Andreas Schubert

Consultant, Trainer

Andrew Clarke

Technical Architect

Andy Warren

Consultant, MVP, Database Administrator


Annette Allen

Simple Talk Author, Database Developer

University of Exeter

Arnie Rowland

Consultant, Trainer, MVP, Database Developer

Westwood Consulting, LLC

Ben McNamara

Database Administrator, Consultant


Ben Brown

Database Developer


Bob Pusateri

MCM, Solutions Architect

Heraflux Technologies

Bob Walker

Solution Architect

Octopus Deploy

Brandon Leach

Speaker, Database Administrator


Brent McCracken

MCM, Database Administrator

Kiwibank Limited

Brian Randell

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP, Partner

MCW Technologies

Brian Reisman

Trainer, Technical Architect


Brian Johnson

Business Intelligence Architect

Chris Yates

Vice President | Director of Data and Architecture

Republic Bank

Chris Hyde


Hydrate Consulting LLC

Daniel Mate

Software Engineer, Consultant

Mr. Price Group

Dave Bland

Database Administrator, Trainer, Consultant


Derek Noonan

Lead/Manager, Trainer, Contractor, Consultant


Ed Leighton-Dick

Consultant, Trainer, Database Administrator

Kingfisher Technologies

Eduardo Piairo

Operations Engineer, Speaker

Skim Technologies

Edvaldo Castro

Trainer, Technical Consultant - SQL Server DBA

Fidelity International

Eric Peterson

Technical Architect

Erland Sommarskog

Consultant, Contractor, MVP, Database Developer

Erland Sommarskog SQL-Konsult AB

Feodor Georgiev

Consultant, Trainer, Database Administrator

Frank Geisler

Lead/Manager, Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP

GDS Business Intelligence GmbH

Geovanny Hernandez

Database Engineer, Microsoft Certified Trainer

The Workshop

Hamish Watson

Microsoft Data Platform MVP and DevOps Alchemist at morph iT

Heidi Hasting

Business Intelligence Developer

Hugo Kornelis

Consultant, Contractor, MVP, Database Developer

perFact BV

Ike Ellis

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP

Crafting Bytes

James Anderson

Database Developer, Contractor

The SQL People

Jason Brimhall

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP, Principal Consultant

SQL Solutions Group

Jay Falck

Database Administrator

Unicorn Computing

Jim Murphy

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, CEO

SQLWatchmen, LLC

John Morehouse

Database Administrator, Microsoft Data Platform MVP, Speaker

Denny Cherry & Associates

Joseph Beutler

Database Developer

Parker Hannifin

Ken Muse

Consulting Director, Trainer, Consultant, MVP


Kendal Van Dyke

Senior Consultant, Trainer, MVP, Database Administrator


Kevan Riley

Consultant, Contractor, Database Administrator

Riley Waterhouse Limited

Kevin Boles

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, SQL Server consultant

Indicium Resources, Inc.

Mads Fog


Matt Slocum

Speaker, Database Administrator

SNL Financial LLC

Matt Gordon


Insight Digital Innovation

Michael K. Campbell

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor

OverAchiever Productions, LLC

Mindy Curnutt

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP

Mindy Curnutt & Associates Consulting

Mitchel Sellers

Trainer, Contractor, MVP, Consultant

IowaComputerGurus, Inc.

Mladen Prajdic

Consultant, MVP, .NET Developer

Mladen Prajdic s.p.

Nathan Sundararajan


Rooms To Go

Neil Hambly

Technical Architect, Trainer, Consultant, Contractor

DataMovements Limited

Niall Merrigan

Consultant, Trainer, MVP, Technical Architect

Capgemini Norge

Ola Hallengren

MVP, Technical Architect

Saxo Bank

Paulo Morgado

Senior Premier Field Engineer


Phil Factor

Simple Talk Author

Pinal Dave

Database Administrator, Trainer, Contractor, Consultant

Rich Dudley

Enterprise Data Architect, Trainer

Quicken Loans

Rob Farley

Principal Consultant, Trainer, MVP

LobsterPot Solutions

Rob Richardson

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP, .NET Developer

Richardson & Sons, LLC

Robert Cain


Arcane Training and Consulting

Roberto Fonseca

Consultant, Trainer, MVP, Database Administrator

i-Finger Sistemas Empresariais

Rob Sewell

Database Administrator, Trainer, Contractor

Sewells Consulting

Rodney Kidd

Contractor, Database Developer

K-R-Squared Limited

Rodney Landrum

Consultant, MVP, DBA Consultant/Manager


Sebastian Meine

Consultant, Trainer, SQL Stylist

Thailo Van Ree

Lead/Manager, Trainer, Consultant


Tim Ford

Founder, Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP

Tech Outbound

Tim Radney

Consultant, MVP, Database Administrator


Tjay Belt

Database Administrator, Contractor, Consultant

Nature's Sunshine

Tobias Koprowski

Database Administrator, Trainer, Consultant, MVP

Shadowland Consulting

Tobias Riley

Consultant, Contractor

The Data Crew

Torsten Strauß

Consultant, Trainer, Database Developer

Torsten Strauß

Troy Hunt

Consultant, Trainer, Contractor, MVP, Technical Architect


Uwe Ricken

Technical Architect, MVP, Trainer, Consultant

db Berater GmbH