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Can't wait to unpack my ACE Award...

Last Friday I received an email from the Oracle ACE Program Office that I am accepted for the Oracle ACE Award! At this moment I am not on the ACE Directory and also my OTN Forum Profile doesn't show the Ace of Spades yet, but that should be fixed in a few days or so (I am more than thrilled to swap my two 'Guru medals' for one spade thing). The award itself seems a little dangerous because I had to sign a document to release Oracle from all liability for any injuries caused by that award. Seems like a rather sharp thing...
According to the ACE Directory I am the 215th worldwide, 13th in The Netherlands, and, after Andrew and Piet, the third within Logica.
A special thanks to David and John who nominated me. I guess I owe them a few drinks during the upcoming ODTUG event...


Patrick Wolf said…

Byte64 said…
Great achievement Roel!

David Peake said…
Congratulations - Well Deserved

Your contribution to the APEX community is very much appreciated.

Monty Latiolais said…

Awesome news! Great to see your efforts recognized in this fashion.

This is good news.


Marco Gralike said…
Don't forget to check in the OOW "Dutch ACE House"

Forms geek ;-)

Sorry, Congrats of course !!!
Francis said…
Congratulations !

Gerben said…

Well done!

Johannes said…
Congratulations. Lucky 13 ? :-)
Joel R. Kallman said…
Congratulations, Roel! As David said - it is very well deserved. I am personally grateful for all of your contributions to the Oracle APEX community.

Anonymous said…


Roel said…
Thanks gents for all your nice comments!
Paulo Vale said…

Congratulations on your award. The APEX community appreciates your efforts and the prize is well awarded.

When I grow up, I want to be like you :D

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