Four Sitecore MVPs at uxbee!

Uxbee's Patrick van Eechoud, Jeroen Huizinga, Jeroen Speldekamp and Jan Bluemink have been named Most Valuable Professional 2024 by Sitecore, a global leader in end-to-end digital experience management software. Now in its 18th year, the MVP program recognizes professionals who actively share their knowledge and expertise with online and offline Sitecore communities to help them best utilize Sitecore products to deliver premier customer experiences.

This year, we're adding Patrick to our list of Sitecore MVPs, which makes a total of four at uxbee! Today, Sitecore® announced that Patrick van Eechoud, Jeroen Huizinga, Jeroen Speldekamp and Jan Bluemink have been named a Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in the Technology (Jan and Jeroen Speldekamp) and Strategy (Patrick and Jeroen Huizinga) categories. The gentlemen are one of only 147 Technology MVPs and 31 Strategy MVPs worldwide to be named Sitecore MVP this year. Jeroen Huizinga and Patrick are the only strategy MVPs in The Netherlands, we couldn't be more proud!

Selected from more than 16,000 certified developers and over 30,000 active community participants, the 247 MVPs are truly an elite group. This year’s MVPs were selected by a panel of Sitecore employees – ranging from developers to members of the executive team – for the quality, quantity and impact of the contributions they made in 2023. This includes the sharing of product expertise and advanced knowledge of the Sitecore platform to support partners and customers.

“For the eighteenth year running, we’re pleased to be honoring experts who have distinguished themselves through their technical acumen and commitment to helping others build great digital experiences,” said Dave O’Flanagan, Sitecore chief product officer. “The MVPs are invaluable to the global Sitecore community, and they continue to impress us with their unique contributions.”

Meet the MVPs

Off course, we had a little chat with our MVPs about their recognition by Sitcore. Patrick: "With me being a 2024 Sitecore Strategy MVP, our team now boasts 4 MVPs. I couldn't be more proud. My specialization lies in Marketing Enablement, particularly in strategic planning. I assist companies in leveraging Sitecore to meet and exceed their business goals." Jeroen Huizinga adds: "Being named a Sitecore Strategy MVP for the second consecutive year and now having four in our team, fills me with immense pride! I also specialize in Sitecore Marketing Enablement, I love assisting marketers in getting the best out of their Sitecore platform. I can't wait to help many others do the same!"

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Jeroen Speldekamp and Jan Bluemink are on the technical side of sitecore. Jan states: "I'm honored to receive the Most Valuable Professional award for the seventh time. To me, it's about building connections and sharing my passion for Sitecore. It's more than just a title; it's a commitment to innovation and fostering meaningful relationships within the community." Jeroen Speldekamp agreed, and says: "I'm thrilled to receive the Sitecore Technology MVP award for the 11th time! As a self-taught tech enthusiast, I delve into building resilient architectures and crafting timeless code. Sharing my knowledge is my passion. for example during SUGCON in Dublin where I am one of the speakers about an insightful session into the world of Sitecore. Let's explore Sitecore together!"

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