Chris Hopkins is a Technical Product Manager responsible for SharePoint, Yammer, Project and Visio within the US Marketing and Operations team where he is actively engaged with partners and customers who are building enterprise social solutions, integrating the capabilities of these products. Prior to this role, Chris was a Senior Consultant within the Microsoft Premier Services team focused on helping partners and ISVs develop solutions for SharePoint and Office. Chris' expertise focuses in on the areas of .NET application development, SharePoint solution development, as well as Visio and Visio Services development. Chris was part of the Visio Corporation acquisition where he provided developer support to Visio partners and ISVs, helping them to understand the Visio development platform. He is a well-known expert within the Visio community and actively blogs about the capabilities that Visio Services can provide when integrated with SharePoint solutions.