Rick is a hands-on technology leader, speaker and published author with over 14 years' experience leading the delivery of complex, high-impact distributed business solutions in the Intelligent Transportation, Retail, Gaming and Hospitality space. Rick is currently a Senior Software Development Manager on the Amazon Marketplace Listings Platform serving over 2MM Sellers in 10 countries (and growing) who depend on the Amazon Marketplace Listings Platform to list their products for sale on Amazon.com to more than 200M customers (and growing) around the world.
Rick is a passionate community leader, published book author, speaker and former 9x Microsoft MVP (BizTalk, Connected Systems and Azure). Rick has authored whitepapers for Microsoft, articles on distributed software for CODE Magazine and has spoken at dozens of local, national and global conferences including AzureConf, Visual Studio Live!, That Conference! Most recently, Rick's current passion is helping to promote awareness of Type 1 Diabetes in the community through technology and by riding bikes and you can keep up with Rick on his personal blog here: http://rickgaribay.net
About Amazon Marketplace
Together with our Sellers, internal tenants and Amazon Partners, we power the Amazon flywheel driving earth’s largest selection, lowest prices and availability. Over 55% of Amazon units sold flow through our platform and our job doesn’t end there. From exposing APIs that help our Sellers list, manage and fulfill their inventory to serving the secure ingest and workflow needs of various teams across the Amazon ecosystem, our mission is to provide the most innovative, scalable, and reliable systems in the world.
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