TAMPA, Fla., April 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dynamic Communities, the supporting organization behind the official User Groups for Microsoft Dynamics® 365 & AX (D365UG/AXUG), Microsoft Dynamics® 365 & CRM (D365UG/CRMUG), Microsoft Dynamics® GP (GPUG), Microsoft Dynamics SL User Group (DSLUG), and Microsoft Dynamics® NAV (NAVUG), announced a new Chairperson for the CRMUG Board of Advisors, beginning April 24th, 2017.
Andreas Kraemer (formerly, Wells Fargo) will be transitioning the CRMUG Chairperson role to Clarissa Simpson, a Dynamics 365/CRM leader with Ford Motor Company and current CRMUG member and who has been heavily involved in the User Group by serving on the Board, Customer Care Special Interest Group, and Focus & Summit Programming Committees. Kraemer has officially moved into a role with Microsoft Consulting Services (MCS) effective April 24th, 2017.
"The past few years as Chairman have been very exciting and satisfying. We have seen record growth at CRMUG Summit and in our CRMUG Chapters around the world. CRMUG membership has grown to over 33,000 individual members and over 7,000 member organizations globally. I am proud of the growth CRMUG has experienced during my term as Chairman and I will continue to stay involved as my day-to-day duties allow. My mantra 'From Users, For Users' is exceptionally displayed by so many heavily involved members, that consistently live up to our philosophy of 'learning and sharing.' I am excited to see the next chapter unfold with Clarissa stepping into her new role," said Kraemer.
"I want to sincerely thank Andreas Kraemer for his role as CRMUG Advisory Board Chairman. He was a founder of CRMUG Chapters in Washington, D.C. and throughout California. He was instrumental in CRMUG's European launch in Italy a few years ago, participated in planning committees for CRMUG Summit, Summit EMEA and is co-leading the Customer Analytics Special Interest Group. Andreas has always had a servant's heart and willingness to help others," said Tony Stein, General Manager, CRMUG. "We've been very fortunate over the years to have solid leadership and goodwill from so many across CRMUG, and this transition will undoubtedly be a smooth one as both Andreas and Clarissa have always had CRMUG in their DNA,so to speak, to help others realize greater Microsoft Dynamics 365 & CRM success. All of CRMUG is grateful to Andreas for everything he has done for others and is eager and appreciates in welcoming Clarissa's passion as chairperson go forward. Thanks to you both, CRMUG and its membership are truly grateful."
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