Joe Belfiore has been one of the biggest forces behind Windows Phone at Microsoft over the past several years, and more recently he has helped to lead the development of Windows 10 as the Corporate Vice President for the company's Operating Systems Group. Belfiore has revealed he will be taking some time off from Microsoft, but promised he will be back at work sometime in the summer of 2016.
As he explained on his personal Facebook page, Belfiore wants to spend more time with his family. That will begin in November with a trip to see the northeast US before he, his kids and over 600 other students take a trip around the world in a "Semester at Sea" excursion beginning in January. He states:
Belfiore added he will continue to work on the Windows platform when he returns to his Microsoft in the summer.
Source: Joe Belfiore (Facebook)
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