Chris Knowlton was previously a Senior Product Manager for the Microsoft Media Platform. He first joined Microsoft in 2002 to work as a Program Manager on Windows Media Services, going on to form the IIS Media Services team in 2006, and then moved into the broader product management role in 2010. In December of 2011, Chris left Microsoft to become VP of Product Management at Wowza Media Systems. By training, Chris is a mechanical engineer, educated at Michigan State University. Before joining Microsoft, he spent many years managing projects and programs in various markets, from industrial laser tooling to Internet caching appliances.
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