Todd is CEO at Wintellect, a nationally recognized consulting and training firm dedicated to helping companies build better software, faster. He is responsible for overall company strategy and executive oversight of the revenue producing lines of business. Todd is also the Microsoft Regional Director for Atlanta, and works extensively with Microsoft in various forums and capacities. Prior to joining Wintellect, Todd worked at RDA Corporation, where he led the startup and management of the company’s Southeast office in Atlanta as Managing Director. Before that Todd served as Software Manager for the Naval Research Lab's Special Projects group of the Tactical Electronic Warfare division in Washington, D.C., where he worked with optical radar receiver systems. His previous background was in experimental physics at the University of Maryland's Charged Particle Beam Lab, publishing over half a dozen scientific papers in such journals as the Review of Scientific Instruments and the Bulletin of American Physics. An aviation enthusiast and pilot for almost 30 years, Todd enjoys flying many different types of aircraft, including ultralights, helicopters, and hang gliders. He is building a WW1 fighter airplane in his basement. His wife, who wanted that space for a media room, is not amused.
Jeff Prosise makes his living writing apps for Microsoft platforms and teaching others how to do the same. With expertise in HTML5, Windows, and Windows Phone, he travels the world enlightening audiences about tools and techniques for creating rich apps. A former engineer who discovered after college that there's more to life than computing loads on mounting brackets, today Jeff's passion is for mobile development and the Microsoft Web stack. He works closely with Microsoft product teams in Redmond, WA, to track the latest advances in these technologies. Jeff has written nine books and hundreds of magazine articles, in addition to prolifically blogging about his latest adventures, passions, and discoveries in programming.
Charles Snellgrove, President of Wintellect LLC, is a visionary leader known for his remarkable success designing organizations that position them for their future. His leadership has been described as “rare & refreshing” and “the driving force behind dramatic changes,” Charles is best known for inspiring more from people. Prior to joining Wintellect, he spent 19 years with Minitab Inc., including 3 years as President. Under his leadership, he led Minitab through their digital transformation and into historic top-line growth and profitability. He holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill; a master’s degree in mathematics from Georgia State University; two years of doctoral coursework in mathematics and statistics at The Pennsylvania State University and an MBA with high honors from the University of Chicago’s, Booth School of Business.
Jeffrey Richter is a co-founder of Wintellect a software architect, and instructor. He has authored many videos available on , WintellectNOW, has spoken at many industry conferences and is the author of several best-selling Windows and .NET Framework programming books including Windows Runtime via C#, CLR via C#, 4th Edition, Windows via C/C++, 5th Edition, Programming Server-Side Applications for Microsoft Windows 2000, and Windows 95: A Developer's Guide. Jeffrey has also been a contributing editor to MSDN Magazine where he authored many feature articles and columns. Jeffrey continues to consult with Microsoft's Windows and .NET Framework teams has been doing so for many years.
John Robbins is a cofounder of Wintellect, where he heads up the consulting and debugging services side of the business. He also travels the world teaching his Mastering .NET Debugging and Mastering Windows Debugging courses so that developers everywhere can learn the techniques he uses to solve the nastiest software problems known to man. As one of the world's recognized authorities on debugging, John takes an evil delight in finding and fixing impossible bugs in other people's programs.
Jessica Beeland is the Director of Finance responsible for all of the accounting, finance and administrative functions at Wintellect, LLC. She has a diverse background with more than 15 years of experience in industries including consulting, franchising and telecom. She is a native Georgian and attended Georgia Southern University.
Kimberly joined Wintellect in 2013 and oversees the Instructor-Led Training division. She manages a content library of 150+ courses including several large training programs for industry leading companies. Working closely with course authors and subject-matter experts, she liaises with authors, instructors, and clients to ensure the highest quality of materials and customer satisfaction. With a 15+ year history in Training and Product Development, Kimberly has a wide range of Project Management and Product Development experience. She is a native Oregonian. Put a bird on it!
Rachel is the Director of Marketing at Wintellect where she is responsible for all of the Marketing, branding, PR, and lead generation activities. Data-driven and results-focused Rachel is a B2B Digital Marketing leader with over 10 years of experience marketing technologies and methodologies in the IT and Software industries that drive lead generation, brand awareness, and increased revenue. Rachel is successful in marketing strategies targeting key decision makers in both the SMB and Enterprise markets including C-Level, technical staff, developers, business owners and line of business units.