Our Company: Mission & Management
Breakpoints delivers pioneering products and services that enable IT groups to deliver
and maintain high quality software across the application lifecycle. Its platform,
tools, and expertise provides enterprises with solutions to improve IT productivity
in software development and delivery.
Mr. Marshall is the founder and CEO of Breakpoints. He has over twenty years
experience in designing and building enterprise software for leading companies across
industry segments. As an instructor, Marshall is a premier and recognized trainer of
computer technology for developers and scientists. Marshall is an endorsed trainer by
Microsoft Global Learning Services, and has trained Microsoft developers and engineers
more than fifteen years.
Marshall is also the author of the best selling Visual C# book from Microsoft Press
entitled Programming Microsoft Visual C# 2005. He is also the author of
two recent books: Programming Microsoft Visual C# 2008 and Solid Code,
from Microsoft Press. Solid Code was written with the cooperation of Microsoft,
and represents best practices and policies for managed code development.
Mr. Starodumov is CTO of Breakpoints. He graduated from St.Petersburg Electrical
Engineering University in 1996 with an M.A. in Electrical Engineering, specializing
in embedded software systems. He joined Arcadia as a project manager, and
the company was subsequently acquired by F-Secure. At F-Secure, he was the
CTO of the former Arcadia unit, responsible for production of a number of file encryption
and antivirus products. Starodumov has worked as a senior software engineer and
project manager in Teleste, specializing in network management systems for TV signal
distribution networks. Starodumov started DebugInfo in 2007. His website, http://www.debuginfo.com, has become
a popular destination for developers experiencing a wide range of software development
and debugging problems. He was a Microsoft MVP in C++ from 2005 - 2009.
Mr. Gagnon is National Sales Director for Breakpoints. He has a long track
record of successful software sales in application lifecycle management for both
startup and mature companies. He has served in key sales roles in NuMega Technologies,
Compuware, and Mindreef, where his efforts resulted in the significant growth of
product lines devoted to application development, debugging, and testing.
Gagnon established and managed partnerships with industry leaders Intel and Microsoft
to promote software debugging technologies on Intel processors running Windows.