Fred Blauer CA, CPA, CISA is president of Fred Blauer and Associates. Fred has a B.Com from McGill University, a Certified Information Systems Auditor degree, and is a Canadian Chartered Accountant with a recognized specialty in IT.
Bernard LeJour - President AS Plus Informatique Inc.
Having been an xTuple partner for nearly seven years, Bernard Le Jour is one of xTuple's most valued community members. Bernard resides in Pierrefonds Canada, a small town just northwest of Montreal in French speaking Quebec. Over the years, Bernard has implemented both the PostBooks and commercial Editions of xTuple ERP in multiple environments across Canada and the U.S.
Bernard's unique combination of strong technical skills and deep operational experience have made him a valuable asset to many xTuple users. He manages the French Canadian translation of xTuple ERP, and has overseen the development and implementation of many new features, including multi-currency support, percentage bills of material, and much more. Prior to becoming an xTuple partner, Bernard did implementation and development work with a variety of ERP solutions, mostly in the IBM mid-range marketplace.Bernard is a dedicated football enthusiast (that's "soccer" in the US English translation!) He is currently coaching a womens' junior college team in the fall and an elite U14 girls club team in the Quebec provincial league the rest of the year. He is also part of the Pierrefonds soccer club academy technical staff and teaches on a part time basis in local schools. Last year, he started an indoor soccer organization that runs on week-ends for boys and girls aged from 9 to 16 years old that currently spans 18 teams.
, Groupe Concerti inc
Accompagner et Conseiller nos clients dans l’optimisation de la rentabilité de leurs investissements en TI en apportant des solutions innovatrices tout en gardant un engagement dynamique et professionnel.
Maxime Chambreuil - Savoir-faire Linux
Maxime Chambreuil is the Quality Director at Savoir-faire Linux. ISO9001 certified, Savoir-faire Linux provides Canadian businesses and organizations with expertise on free and open source software through training, consulting, development and support services. Working at Savoir-faire Linux for 6 years, Maxime is Certified Scrum Master and has a strong expertise on open source ERP systems working with Compiere and OpenERP. Maxime is the founder of the OpenERP Canada group, and contributed the Canadian accounting and management systems modules. Maxime Chambreuil has a Master Degree in Information Systems Architecture and is preparing an MBA at HEC Montreal.
Michael Burns, MBA, CA, is president of 180 Systems (http://www.180systems.com/), which provides independent consulting service, including business process review, business case development and system selection. Among many other things, Michael is a high profile author and contributor to Ca Magazine. We are proud to be part of Micheal's strong team of professionals.
TP1 Systems - Joe Blauer