Sunday July 1st 2018, in the afternoon local time, I received the e-mail I had been looking for all afternoon.
Dear Jesper Nielsen,
We’re once again pleased to present you with the 2018-2019 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Award in recognition of your exceptional technical community leadership. We appreciate your outstanding contributions in the following technical communities during the past year: Windows and Devices for IT.
I am one out of just 87 Microsoft MVP’ in the category Windows and Devices for IT and the only one in Denmark. Being part of this amazing program makes me proud and I am honored my contributions are recognized and rewarded with a Microsoft MVP Award third year in a row.
What it takes to be an MVP
Microsoft MVP’s, are technology experts who passionately share their knowledge with the community. They are always on the “bleeding edge” and have an unstoppable urge to get their hands on new, exciting technologies. They have very deep knowledge of Microsoft products and services, while also being able to bring together diverse platforms, products and solutions, to solve real world problems. MVPs make up a global community of over 4,000 technical experts and community leaders across 90 countries and are driven by their passion, community spirit, and quest for knowledge. Above all and in addition to their amazing technical abilities, MVPs are always willing to help others – that’s what sets them apart.
If you want to know more about the Microsoft MVP Program, check out the Microsoft Most Valuable Professional website.