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New Java Champion - Jeanne Boyarsky!

 
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I'm thrilled to announce that Jeanne Boyarsky, my wonderful co-author and close friend, has been granted the very exclusive title of Java Champion at QCon today!

What's special about these titles is that Java Champions are community nominated and come from a wide variety of areas. They are chosen by demonstrating excellence in the Java community, often assisting their peers, and being an influential member of the Java world.  Jeanne has done all of these things as a successful author, public speaker, and active member of the online community.

I'd like to wish Jeanne a hearty congratulations!  You do a lot for the Java community, more than can be measured.  You were always a Java Champion to me, even without the title  


 
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A big congratulations, Jeanne! An exemplary achievement!
 
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Yay! I'm so happy for you! And proud of you! And happy everyone has publicly/ officially agreed what we all know about you.

Congratulations!
 
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Wow! Amazing! Amazing! Amazing!

Congratulations Jeanne!
 
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Congratulations Jeanne. And thank you Scott for this this post !!
 
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Way to go Jeanne!
 
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Thanks all! As an aside, we are listed as a media sponsor. (I posted in the Events forum)

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Also, Scott posted the 'before" photo. Here is the after. Wes did a nice gimmci that the slide was incorrect when announcing

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That's awesome, Congratulations Jeanne  
 
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Congratulations Jeanne, well deserved      
 
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Awesome!!! Congratulations Jeanne, You deserved it!!
 
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Congratulations!!!    
 
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Congratulations, Jeanne!
 
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Brilliant!!!
 
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That's great, Congrats Jeanne!    
 
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Congratulations

Sorry I didn't notice the announcement earlier when I was away.
 
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A friend took a video of the announcement
 
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