James Tramel is a Senior Product Manager in the developer division of Microsoft engineering, where the teams he supports build Visual Studio, VS Code, and developer services that the world loves. His primary responsibility is the digital transformation of these products and services to empower every developer on the planet, on any app and on any platform. He has technically and strategically consulted for the Fortune 500, private businesses, and government agencies. As a passionate advocate and business thought leader in technology, he has worked to create, realize, and discover value at all levels of leadership, across every sector. He has previously been global architect and software development manager at the Campbell Soup Company.