Colleague Patrick Barel is Oracle ACE DirectorPublished on: Author: Team Communication Category: News
Qualogy is proud of colleague Patrick Barel. Yesterday, he was handed the title Oracle ACE Director by Oracle’s Master Product Manager Maria Colgan during a special anniversary event at Qualogy’s office in Rijswijk. Patrick is only one of eight Dutch persons with this title.
Patrick Barel has worked as a Senior Oracle Developer at Qualogy since February 2018, and is a familiar face in the Oracle community. He is seen as a thought leader concerning PL/SQL, and regularly makes plugins for PL/SQL Developer. He is also a welcome guest at events, and active as a blogger.
Nomination and award
ACE Directors Jim Czuprynski and Alex Nuijten nominated Patrick earlier this year for the title of Director. Oracle’s Product Managers Bryn Llewellyn and Maria Colgan supported the nomination. Maria was a guest speaker at a special anniversary event at Qualogy’s office in Rijswijk yesterday. Oracle took the opportunity of her visit to award the title.
Patrick: “It was truly a surprise, I hadn’t expected this to happen so soon. The challenge right now is to keep the title. This afternoon, I’m flying to Ireland as a guest speaker. It will be my first time giving a speech as ACE Director.”
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