Phil Robinson - President
Phil is a native of San Diego and a graduate of San Diego State University.
He has worked in computer software development for a variety of industries including manufacturing, banking, financial services, marketing and computer hardware.
Phil is active in the San Diego technology community. He is founder of the San Diego SQL Business Intelligence Group and cofounder of SQL Saturday – San Diego. He currently servers as a Regional Mentor for the Professional Association for SQL Server.
Dan Denney - Vice President
Dan is an accomplished IT professional with over a decade of technical experience. He currently serves as the primary DBA for a major telecom provider in Southern California.
Dan started his career using such technologies as FoxPro, Cold Fusion, and classic ASP (if you want to go back to where it really started, the Commodore VIC-20). He quickly developed a knack for database design and implementation and moved into database administration with an emphasis on helping other programmers design, tune, and implement databases for their applications.
In addition to his DBA duties, Dan has taken on the additional roles of SharePoint administrator, MS BI stack administrator, and on occasion will dive into the dark side to develop Oracle solutions.
Phil Helmer - Director
Phil has been working with relational databases for the last 10 years, the last half of that with SQL Server. He is particularly involved with database design/development as well as modifying databases to scale. He is currently a Database Engineer in San Diego for the cloud storage firm Nirvanix, Inc. Phil also has a degree in Management Information Systems from the University of New Orleans.