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6 VMware EUC Champions We’re Thankful for in 2016


In the spirit of giving thanks, VMware End-User Computing (EUC) wishes to recognize six dedicated EUC Champions for their impressive contributions in 2016. Thank you to these six people for their tremendous support and hard work. They helped us get the word out about our numerous product enhancements and new features, plus a lot more.

Please accept our sincere gratitude to:

  1. Barry Coombs for hosting an event recap on VMworld 2016, publishing the second edition of his book, “Mastering VMware Horizon 7,” and placing in the top 13 tweets from VMworld:

  1. Matt Heldstab for creating the first ever VMUG EUC Day 2016, plus more events in 2017:
  • The first VMUG EUC Day 2016 was a big hit in Minneapolis.
  • More EUC Days are being planned for 2017 in Atlanta, Seattle, Minneapolis and Boston.


  1. Dane Young for his blog and podcasts on Horizon 7, NVIDIA GRID, Blast Extreme and VMworld:


  1. Rob Beekmans for his blog on Horizon 7 announcements:
  1. Johan Van Amersfoort for his blog on what’s new in Horizon 7.0.2:

“One of the two best weeks of the year is in progress: VMworld 2016.”
—EUC Champion Johan Van Amersfoort

  1. Sean Massey for his blog on the new Horizon features:

We appreciate the time and effort you all put in to create high quality events and articles.

Congratulations on an impressive year of accomplishments! We’re looking forward to hearing more from you in 2017.

Call for Recommendations for EUC Champions 2017

EUC Champion program enrollment for 2017 is open! We look for champions that meet the following criteria:

  • Member or soon to be member of the VMware vExpert program
  • Recognized EUC expert
  • Well regarded member of the greater EUC community
  • Recommended by an existing EUC Champion

Think you have what it takes to be a EUC Champion? Comment below, and we’ll follow up with you.