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Chris Pendleton


Chris Pendleton is the Technical Evangelist for Microsoft Virtual Earth®. Chris first joined Microsoft in 2002 leading a Professional Services organization focused on the technical acquisition integration of Vicinity Corporation migrating over 500 customer applications to Microsoft .Net Web Services. Following that, Chris focused on technical sales as the Technology Specialist for Virtual Earth and MapPoint centered on B2B integration of Microsoft mapping platforms for the enterprise customer base. Chris has been developing web applications for over 10 years; 7 of which were GIS-focused. Chris holds a Master’s Degree in Business Management from San Diego State University.

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