Cris Kobryn - Short Bio Blurbs

Cris Kobryn - Short Bio Blurb# 1 - Use for Press Releases

Cris Kobryn is the Founder and CEO of PivotPoint Technology Corp., a software and systems engineering services company that delivers Custom Model-Based Solutions™ for enterprise systems-of-systems.
Cris is a technologist, system architect, and entrepreneur who specializes in advanced software and systems development using Model-Based Engineering and Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies. He has global experience leading high-performance software development teams, and has architected custom applications and commercial products. Before founding PivotPoint, Cris held senior technical positions at Telelogic, EDS, MCI Systemhouse, Inference, Harlequin, and SAIC.
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Cris Kobryn - Short Bio Blurb# 2 - Use for MBSE Speaking Engagements

Cris Kobryn is the Founder and CEO of PivotPoint Technology Corp., a software and systems engineering services company that delivers Custom Model-Based Solutions™ for enterprise systems-of-systems.
Cris is an internationally recognized expert in architecture modeling languages (UML, SysML), enterprise architecture frameworks (DoDAF, UPDM, TOGAF), and Model-Based Engineering technologies. He chaired large international teams of tool vendors and power users to specify the Unified Modeling Language (UML) 1.x and 2.0 standards for software engineering, and the Systems Modeling Language (SysML) 1.0 standard for systems engineering. In recognition of Cris's contributions to the UML the Object Management Group (OMG) presented him with its Distinguished Service Award in 2000, and in acknowledgement of his contributions to the SysML the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) presented him with its Outstanding Service Award in 2006. In 2007 Cris accepted the SD Times 100 "Modeling" category award on behalf of the SysML Partners open source specification project that he chaired.
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Selected Publications

PIVOTPOINT TECHNOLOGY, CUSTOM MODEL-BASED SOLUTIONS, ESSENTIAL UML APPLIED, ESSENTIAL SYSML APPLIED, ESSENTIAL BPMN APPLIED, ESSENTIAL DODAF APPLIED, ESSENTIAL TOGAF APPLIED, ESSENTIAL ARCHIMATE APPLIED, ESSENTIAL AGILE MODELING APPLIED, AGILE + LEAN ARCHITECTURE & DESIGN, AGILEML, AGILE MODELING LANGUAGE, CYBERML, and CYBER MODELING LANGUAGE are trademarks of PivotPoint Technology Corp.
UML, BPMN, OMG SYSML and UPDM are trademarks of the Object Management Group.
TOGAF and ARCHIMATE are trademarks of The Open Group.
ENTERPRISE ARCHITECT is a trademark of Sparx Systems Pty Ltd. MAGICDRAW is a trademark of No Magic, Inc. UMODEL is a trademark of Altova. VISUAL PARADIGM is a trademark of Visual Paradigm International. ASTAH and ASTAH SYSML are trademarks of Change Vision, Inc.
All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.