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    Welcome Aboard Shaun

    Well,the 'official' announcement i.e. this post,is a few days late, which is mostly my fault. As many of you know, we announced at the Microsoft conf about Shaun now being full time on EduGeek as webmaster/CTO , but I did skip on some details. He is also a partner/director in the business, and this is something that we had been aiming for for quite some time, but couldn't commit to due to his 'day job'. anyone who you can MSN at 2am almost every night to answer queries whilst he worked on the site more than deserves it.
    I for one am now quite relieved that Shaun is here to not only work on the site full time, but to take some of the (increasing) workload off my back and allow us to do quite a bit more that we have previously been able to.
    So it's with great pleasure that I can now welcome Shaun, who I've got to know very well over the past 4 years, fully into my world. It's going to be exciting times ahead

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    Looking forward to edugeek in the coming years.

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    Quote Originally Posted by plexer View Post
    Looking forward to edugeek in the coming years.

    Ben
    You mean EduGeek++ surely

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    Congratulations Shaun, a fitting appointment for a knowledgeable and committed individual.

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    It is good news for edugeek... getting the main man for the website on board has to be the right business decision

    Let's hope the trademark applications proceed smoothly.

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    Pleased to see him - even though he was surprised that it was me with the 'Star Trek' ringtone

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    Looks a good move, as long as you can stop Shaun from drinking all the profits, which based on the evidence from the Reading conference is going to be a difficult task

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    Top news! Great to see edugeek go from strength to strength...

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    Quote Originally Posted by kmount View Post
    Congratulations Shaun, a fitting appointment for a knowledgeable and committed individual.
    Hear Hear!

    As said at the conference mate, A Massive Congratulations! Well Deserved and I too look forward to the new things that will be coming in the future! Woo!

    Happy Days!

    James.

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    Good look Shaun, and good luck EduGeek!

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    Quote Originally Posted by witch View Post
    Pleased to see him - even though he was surprised that it was me with the 'Star Trek' ringtone

    oooh, please email me the MP3/WAV of that!

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    Congrats Shaun. Yep - EduGeek ++ is the way ahead.

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    Quote Originally Posted by theeldergeek View Post
    oooh, please email me the MP3/WAV of that!
    It's actually the message tone - the sound of the star trek communicator with Kirks voice saying 'Kirk here'

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    Well done Shaun.

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    After meeting for the first time in Reading i reckon he's a top bloke...and gave me some good cider tips!!!

    Congrats.

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