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Martin Zugec

Sr. Architect - Technical Marketing | Citrix Systems, Inc. |  @MartinZugec

Citrix CTA 

Martin worked as Citrix field architect in Europe, Middle East & Africa and finally settled down in US. He is mostly involved in IT security and automation. Citrix ex-customer, ex-partner and currently Citrix employee. Awarded Microsoft MVP in various categories, active Citrix Technology Advocate.  You can read his blog at https://www.citrix.com/blogs/author/martinz1/ or follow him on Twitter @MartinZugec)

Paul Stansel

Managing Consultant |  Presidio  |  @pstansel

Citrix CTP, Connecticut/RI Leader 

Paul Stansel is a 20-year veteran of virtualization technologies who has installed every version of Citrix server virtualization since WinFrame. He has designed, implemented, and supported Citrix environments for multiple Fortune 100 companies primarily in the Insurance and Pharmaceutical verticals. Paul is currently a Managing Consultant for Virtualization at Presidio and was previously Enterprise Infrastructure Architect specializing in Virtualization and Cloud Technologies for Travelers and the Lead Virtualization Architect for Aetna where he built from the ground up Aetna's 55,000 seat global XenApp and XenDesktop environment spanning 5 datacenters across the globe. Over the years, Paul has been an author and editor for several books on Citrix and Microsoft technologies as well as a featured writer for several popular websites. He has been a speaker at Citrix Synergy, Citrix Summit, and Premier CIO and in his spare time blogs at citrixtips.com and on twitter @pstansel.

Shane Kleinert

Solutions Architect |  Choice Solutions  |  @shanekleinert

Citrix CTP, South Florida CUGC Leader 

Shane Kleinert is a Sr. Solutions Architect for Choice Solutions with over 14 years of enterprise IT experience. In this role, Shane has co-ownership for the overall strategy of Choice Solutions Citrix Practice, along with leading the South East Region. He provides assessment, design, and implementation services for enterprise and commercial clients across the country.

Shane is an enthusiastic supporter of the Citrix community and is a very active speaker at Industry IT community events and conferences such as CUGC, E2EVC, and Citrix Synergy. He also serves as a member of the Citrix Partner Technical Council (PTEC). Shane holds the Citrix Technology Professional (CTP) award, along with multiple industry certifications from vendors such as Citrix, Microsoft, VMware, and others.


Dave Brett

Technical Architect Consulting  |  @dbretty

Citrix CTP, CUGC Networking SIG Leader

Citrix CTP, End User Computing (EUC), Cloud and Mobility Technical Architect / Consultant with a passion for delivering solutions that are innovative, resilient and most importantly great for the end user to work on! Having worked with a variety of companies of all sizes Dave has a wealth of experience with End User Computing, Mobility and Cloud technical architecture, design and consultancy with a particular focus on the Citrix and VMware technology stacks. 

Patrick Coble

Security and EUC Architect  |  Patrick Coble Consulting  |  @VDIHacker

Citrix CTP, Nashville CUGC Leader

Patrick Coble is a Nerd that has been working in the IT field for over 20 years with 9 years as a customer, 9 years as a Partner and 2 years as an independent consultant providing security, deployment and architecture services. He has a passion for on presenting information on IT solutions, EUC, INFOSEC and doing Penetration tests. He is also the leader of the Nashville, TN User Group and likes to go fast!