Jay Schmelzer is a Director of Program Management on the Visual Studio Team at Microsoft. Jay and his team are responsible for the Visual Studio design-time tools and runtime components used to build line-of-business and cloud applications. That includes the Visual Studio support for building Microsoft Office, Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Azure solutions, Visual Studio LightSwitch, Microsoft's managed languages (Visual Basic .NET, Visual C# and Visual F#) as well as the CLR and .NET Framework.