The PIVOT syntax converts row data into columnar data, and vice versa for the UNPIVOT syntax. Not all databases support the PIVOT syntax but the functionality can be implemented, often using decision logic (CASE statements, etc) and aggregate functions.

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SQL Server 2005 : How to use pivot instead of a bunch of case statements?

Please show me how I can modify this SQL select to use pivot instead of all the case statements. SELECT t.ProjectId, COALESCE(MAX(ExecutiveChampion), 'n/a'), ...