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President & CEO, Agiliance
Joe drives the company's overall busines direction, strategy and execution, reporting to the Board of Directors. He is an expert at creating high-growth, venture-backed businesses in emerging technology markets and helped build over $3b in market valuation as an executive for industry leaders.
Bringing 24 years of software experience to Agiliance, Joe was CEO at Workshare (security) for nearly 5 years, growing new sales by 400% and customers from 3,500 to 11,000 including 62% of the F1000, establishing a household name in content security. Previous to Workshare, Joe was CEO at Liquid Engines (financial management), now a division of Thomson Reuters (TRI), creating a strategic cash and tax planning solution for global enterprises, Prior, Joe was co-founder and CEO at NetDialog (SaaS CRM), and sold it to Kana (KANA) for $100m in 1999. Prior to Kana, he was General Manager at Autodesk (ADSK) Discreet (3D graphics), growing that business unit market share from 20% to 65% over 3 years. Joe was also Worldwide Marketing VP at Macromedia (ADBE) from inception, to private-private merger, through its public offering, and International Sales and Marketing Director at Interleaf (BVSN), then Inc's 7th fastest growing company in America.
Joe received a MS in Computer Engineering from Tufts University in Boston, MA and a BS in Electrical Engineering from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, PA.
The panel session will tackle the topic of Private vs. Public Clouds. The panelists will provide insights into the differing challenges of securely deploying and managing applications and workloads into these cloud architectures as well as the unique security obstacles associated with migrating to, from and across Private and Public Clouds. We will take questions from the audience and will provide opinions and guidance for addressing the risks and stumbling blocks.