Today Mindsharp, US leaders of education and support solutions for Office 365, Azure and SharePoint are excited to announce the expansion of its ownership team with the addition of Brian Alderman, MVP, Trainer, Speaker and Consultant.

Brian joins Steve Smith (Owner of UK based Combined Knowledge and US based Mindsharp) and Zoe Watson (Combined Knowledge Sales & Marketing Director and Mindsharp owner) to further strengthen the team by combining extensive knowledge and expertise in the Office 365 education sector.

“Brian has a wealth of knowledge and experience gained from working in the Microsoft Technology industry for over 25 years. Brian’s knowledge, combined with our experience in running Combined Knowledge over the last 15 years creates the perfect blend of skills to help drive Mindsharp forward as a leading US provider of Office 365, SharePoint and Azure educational services”, says Steve Smith. “We now further strengthen the US reach and brand recognition of Mindsharp with the products, services, and training courseware from Combined Knowledge in the UK to provide an end-to-end education and adoption solution for customers on both continents”.

“Having known and worked with Brian for many years, we are delighted to have him join us and share our passion and goals in helping others as they expand their knowledge of the Microsoft Office 365 and Cloud based platforms through our global range of education and training solutions,” says, Zoe Watson.

Combined Knowledge and Mindsharp lead the global industry in Office 365, SharePoint and Azure education and support, and deliver a portfolio of classes, on-demand training and support products and customized education roadmaps to organizations of all sizes.

Training and support offerings include:


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Some of Brian’s Highlights

• Microsoft MVP, MCT, MCSE, MCSA
• Working in the technical field for over 25 years
• Technical Author of several books
• Multiple Microsoft Certifications
• Courseware developer
• PMP certification
• Office 365 and SharePoint Instructor for Administration and End Users
• Conference Speaker
• Masters of Science in Computer Information Systems
• Successfully managed various technical projects and people

About Mindsharp

Mindsharp now based out of Scottsdale, Arizona, has specialized in the delivery of Microsoft Collaboration Education and Support for over 15 years.

Today we provide Education and Support in a wide range of formats including public and private courses, workshops, seminars, customized course deliveries, and self-support products and on-demand training products on a global basis for Office 365, SharePoint and Office.

Mindsharp is at the forefront of Educational Solutions and User Adoption Programs for SharePoint, Office 365, Azure and Cloud Service Enablement. Our team of trainers speak at Global Seminars and User Groups on topics including User Adoption, Business Processes, Technical Implementation, and Architecture. Our mission is to help companies experience the full return on their IT investment by driving user adoption with the right mix of formal training, hands-on-labs, and support products.