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MSSQLTips.com Author and Rookie of 2017

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2017 was an exciting year on MSSQLTips.com with a dedicated team of authors and community searching for solutions to their SQL Server problems. In 2017, there were 25 authors that distinguished themselves and qualified for either the Author of the Year or the Rookie of the Year. To qualify for the Author of the Year, the team member had to contribute at least 10 published tips in 2017. To qualify for the Rookie of the Year, the team member had to be a new author in 2017 and contribute at least 5 tips published in 2017. The authors below qualified for these awards.

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 1:26:27 PM - Aaron Nelson Back To Top

 Thanks to everyone who voted, and for all the notes of congratulations.  I am honored to be voted in as the Rookie of the Year for MSSQLTips. 

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 9:32:06 AM - Siddharth Mehta Back To Top

Hi All,

Thanks to Greg and Jeremy, all my author colleagues, and most importantly the readers who encourage me to keep writing new content.

This award is an not just an accomplishment for me, but also a token of obligation, that being a tenured author, I need to keep raising the bar and continuously improve my writing to match the expectations of readers on MSSQLTips.com.

I am extremely grateful to the MSSQLTips team for this opportunity to write for this community. Thanks for this award! :)







Monday, January 08, 2018 - 2:23:49 PM - Rick Dobson Back To Top


Thanks for your excellent contributions in 2017.  Looking forward to lots more in 2018.

Rick Dobson

Sunday, January 07, 2018 - 3:46:19 AM - Eli Leiba Back To Top

  Congratulations to both of you, Siddharth and Aaron , for your very nice tips. The award are well deserved !



Saturday, January 06, 2018 - 3:33:21 PM - Koen Verbeeck Back To Top


Congrats to both winners!

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 5:57:32 PM - Oscar Back To Top

 They really did a good job, congrats to both of you and all the contenders also, sharing knowledge is not always a human nature



Friday, January 05, 2018 - 2:21:09 PM - Diana Moldovan Back To Top

Congratulations and thank you :)

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 1:47:31 PM - Tim Back To Top

Huge kudos to Siddharth and Aaron; outstanding work and I'm glad you're part of the family here. 

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 1:24:20 PM - JOHN Back To Top

Awesome articles and much deserved!

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 12:18:31 PM - jeff_yao Back To Top

 Congrats, Siddharth and Aaron! Very well deserved awards.


Hope to see more contents from you two in 2018.

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 10:59:59 AM - Greg Robidoux Back To Top

Congratulations to all the MSSQLTips authors for making 2017 a great year with many new tips, articles and tutorials.  I'd also like to congratulate Aaron and Siddharth on a job well done.  Looking forward to a terrific 2018.

Thanks again for everyone’s hard work and contributions.

-Greg Robidoux

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 10:19:20 AM - rajendra gupta Back To Top

Congratulations...thanks for the tips.





Friday, January 05, 2018 - 9:00:28 AM - Jeremy Kadlec Back To Top


Congrats on being recognized as the MSSQLTips.com Rookie of the Year.  We appreciate all of your contributions and help to the MSSQLTips.com community.  We highly encourage you to contribute more PowerShell solutions in 2018 and beyond. 

Thank you,
Jeremy Kadlec
Community Co-Leader

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 8:56:08 AM - Jeremy Kadlec Back To Top


Congrats on winning the Author of the Year!  You have been a long time author and have helped the community tremendously with your Business Intelligence tips.  You already have a number of tips lined up for 2018, so that is great to see.  We also appreciate all of your hard work on the tutorials. 

Many thanks and much encouragement for 2018 and beyond.

Thank you,
Jeremy Kadlec
Community Co-Leader

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 8:48:30 AM - Jeremy Kadlec Back To Top

To all of the MSSQLTips.com Authors,

Congratulations on all of your contributions to help the global SQL Server community. Each of you deserve significant recognition. I personally encourage you to raise the bar and help the community in new and different ways with your tips. Thank you for all that you do!

Thank you,
Jeremy Kadlec
Community Co-Leader

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 8:36:18 AM - John Miner Back To Top

 Congratulations to the winners.  A well deserved honor.

Friday, January 05, 2018 - 8:20:24 AM - Scott Murray Back To Top

Well deserved Siddharth and Aaron... congrats!


Friday, January 05, 2018 - 8:18:20 AM - Ahmad Yaseen Back To Top

 Congratulations my friends, you really deserve it.

Best Regards,

Ahmad Yaseen


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