Host Jonathan Rozenblit is always on the search for stories of Canadian developers who have either built new applications using Windows Azure services or have migrated existing applications to Windows Azure. Canada Does Windows Azure shares their stories.
This is the story of OptMeIn.
OptMeIn was launched in 2011 to help brands and consumers connect across email, social media and mobile applications. Its unique system and customer-centric approach creates a trusted relationship by putting the user in control over the medium and the message and giving clients the tools to reach the right customers in the right place at the right time.
Trevor is a software engineer who has spent the majority of his professional career working with Microsoft technologies dating back to Visual Basic 5.0. Trevor started his career in production support and worked his way up to a lead developer position and eventually found himself leading a development team building and maintaining enterprise solutions. Trevor has spent the last 3 years as the Director of Technology for Big time design Inc. and has recently Co-Founded OptMeIn communications Inc.
Chris is a software developer with experience in aspects of software engineering, including software design, application programming, systems architecture, and QA testing. Starting out his career in Microsoft SQL Server and JavaServer Pages (JSP), the demand for more knowledge and curiosity lead him on the path to gain further knowledge. His current emphasis is in Microsoft .NET technologies including C#, ASP .NET and Microsoft SQL Server.