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Given that it’s Doppelganger Week on Facebook, I thought it was time to show you what I’ve been talking about.  Donald Farmer and Tommy Chong – not just separated at birth, but living intertwined lives ever since.

Check it out.

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Photos, Left to Right, Top to Bottom:  Donald at University, Greenwich 1976; Donald’s “Medieval Archaeology” Period, date unknown; Tommy, artist’s rendering on side panel of 1968 VW Minibus, 1981; Donald’s famous Speaking Vest makes its debut on Redmond campus; Tommy, mugshot, 1998; Donald, TechEd 2006 speaker photo; Donald on day 25 of his late 2009, 9-country, 27-day speaking tour; Tommy’s guest speaker role at SP Conf 2009 going awry; Donald on Larry King’s Extreme Makeover Edition; Tommy’s inaugural “Power Hour” podcast, Days Inn, Boulder Colorado 2006.

(Yes, Donald selected me as one of his top 10 BI bloggers of the year, and THIS is how I repay him.)

Rob Collie

One of the original engineering leaders behind Power BI and Power Pivot during his 14-year career at Microsoft, Rob Collie founded a consulting company in 2013 that is 100% devoted to “the new way forward” made possible by Power BI and its related technologies. Since 2013, PowerPivotPro has rapidly grown to become the leading firm in the industry, pioneering an agile, results-first methodology never before seen in the Business Intelligence space. A sought-after public speaker and author of the #1-selling Power BI book, Rob and his team would like to help you revolutionize your business and your career.

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