SD-WAN Conference & Expo is the leading event for enterprise executives, service providers, and technology vendors to connect, learn about and discuss how this market is growing, how it is evolving, how all three of these constituencies can make the most of the SD-WAN opportunity. Collocated with ITEXPO, one the largest remaining communications and technology conferences in the world, SD-WAN Expo is the dedicated forum for the industry to come together and learn. Join us and share ideas to grow your businesses.
Gary Davis is Chief Consumer Security Evangelist. Through a consumer lens, he partners with internal teams to drive strategic alignment of products with the needs of the security space. Gary also provides security education to businesses and consumers by distilling complex security topics into actionable advice. He is a sought-after speaker on trends in digital security including the evolving threat landscape, privacy and securing the Internet of Things. He has presented at high profile conferences and events including CES, Mobile World Congress, and CTIA Super Mobility. Gary has appeared on multiple business, security and consumer lifestyle broadcast outlets, including CBS News, CNBC, FOX News, Bloomberg, WSJ MoneyBeat and quoted in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Money Magazine, CNN, Forbes, TIME Magazine and more. During his 11+ years at Intel Security, he has held leadership roles in the consumer and enterprise divisions where he has helped shape various product portfolios and strategic direction along with advocating for cybersecurity education. Prior to joining McAfee, he held senior management positions for more than 20 years in technology companies. Gary served on the board of directors of the National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA).
Manages tech deals @ Uber. Board advisor, global keynote speaker and mentor. His team helps make outside technologies a competitive advantage to Uber. Heading global mobility, IoT, wireless, messaging, voice, network, telecom, data center, cloud, contact center & connectivity strategic sourcing, relationships and spend at worlds most valuable private company.
Thursday, 1/31, 9:30am
G Suite Lead for Office of the CTO, Google Cloud
Diane is the G Suite Lead for Office of the CTO at Google Cloud, focusing on building strategic relationships with the world's top Enterprises to foster collaboration at work.Diane comes from the Google Drive team, where she led the development of Team Drives, a complete rewrite of Drive including the back-end API, and front-end to scale Drive for the needs of our largest customers. She also led the acquisition of Synergyse (now branded as G Suite Training) to provide contextual product support. Previously, Diane worked for AppNexus and Applied Predictive Technologies.Diane attended Lehigh University where she earned degrees in Information Systems & Engineering and Business. Outside of work, she volunteers with Minds Matter to help low income students prepare for the SAT (college entrance exam), and enjoys running, climbing, and skiing.
Thursday, 1/31, 10:00am
Chief Executive Officer Coredial
Alan Rihm, CEO and founder of CoreDial, brings over 20 years of business strategy and channel experience to his current role. Alan has been instrumental in establishing the company as a leading private label UCaaS provider that empowers more than 800 channel partners to provide cloud communications to more than 23,000 businesses throughout the United States. Under Alan's leadership, the company has experienced tremendous revenue growth and exceptional customer retention rates. His laser-like focus has built a team that has established CoreDial's platform, CoreNexa, as the first UCaaS platform for unified communications that transforms the channel from acting as just sales agents to becoming much more of a trusted advisor for their clients. Now, Managed Service Providers (MSPs), Value-Added Resellers (VARs), and IT Solutions Providers are able to provide their end users with a powerful UC Client, class-leading Contact Center, fully integrated mobile application, and proven administration platform all while realizing industry-leading profit margins under their own brand. Alan has been a successful entrepreneur in the Philadelphia region since 1995, and has a deep background in guiding service providers and software companies to critical mass through profitable growth. In fact, CoreDial was founded after Alan spun off a VoIP division of a 10-year-old Internet Service Provider in July 2005. Alan is a graduate of Drexel University.