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My name is John Bristowe and I’m a Senior Developer Evangelist at Microsoft. It’s an exciting time to be a developer. Whether you are building rich client applications, mobile applications, web applications, or line of business applications there are lots of opportunities and choices when you develop a solution. Right now, it seems the only constant is change and while it is impossible to keep up with everything, we feel that the changing landscape has raised the importance for us to help support you and your career as a Canadian developer.

My team and I at Microsoft Canada are a connection to help you grow your skills, help you navigate this ever changing world, and help you in growing your career. It is our goal to support your success, help you make connections and find the right resources quickly. Below you will see Canadian programs and ways to easily get connected:

-Bookmark the NEW! MSDN Resource Portal: Visit the new and improved MSDN website and bookmark it to be your primary online developer resource tool. And don’t forget to stay up to date and read our Canadian Developer Connection Blog .

- Join the Developer (Ignite your Coding) LinkedIn Community Group today: To help you connect with your peers in Canada, join the new LinkedIn group for Canadian Developers to share ideas, stories, and best practices. Join now .

-Alan Wake Limited Edition Xbox 360 contest.* As a loyal subscriber to the MSDN e-newsletter, you will be automatically entered into a contest for your chance to win one of four copies of Alan Wake Limited Edition for the Xbox 360. Full giveaway contest rules here.

We measure the success of our efforts by earning your trust and want to make sure you are very satisfied with Microsoft. When we create local programs and activities we keep our focus on you. If you are not satisfied with offers and programs available to Canadian developers, let us know and share your ideas to help us improve your satisfaction. Email me anytime at msdnca@microsoft.com and share your thoughts.

John Bristowe | Senior Developer Evangelist | Email me: msdnca@microsoft.com

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