CAPRE’s Cloud, Cybersecurity & the Future (The Texas Data Center Summit)

Speakers and Advisors

Featured Speakers

Bo BondManaging Director, Jones Lang LaSalle Brokerage, Inc.

Bo Bond is the Managing Director and Leader of JLL’s global Data Center Solutions practice. He is a recognized pioneer in the data center industry, whose knowledge of technical issues, infrastructure, and IT assessments have allowed him to serve thousands of clients over his career. His specialties include strategy development, tenant representation, investment sales, land […] more

Bo Bond is the Managing Director and Leader of JLL’s global Data Center Solutions practice. He is a recognized pioneer in the data center industry, whose knowledge of technical issues, infrastructure, and IT assessments have allowed him to serve thousands of clients over his career. His specialties include strategy development, tenant representation, investment sales, land […] more

Garry ConnollyChairman at GconnTec & President Host in Ireland | Cochair of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Awareness Co

Garry Connolly is the President and Founder of Host in Ireland, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, and winner of the Datacloud Europe 2016 award for Innovative Data Center Location. He is also Co-chair of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Awareness Coalition, a not-for-profit […] more

Garry Connolly is the President and Founder of Host in Ireland, a strategic global initiative created to increase awareness of the benefits of hosting digital assets in Ireland, and winner of the Datacloud Europe 2016 award for Innovative Data Center Location. He is also Co-chair of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Awareness Coalition, a not-for-profit […] more

Chris CrosbyCEO, Compass Datacenters

Chris Crosby is a recognized visionary and leader in the datacenter space and the founder and CEO of Compass Datacenters. Chris has over 20 years of technology experience and over 10 years of real estate and investment experience. Previously, Chris served as a senior executive and founding member of Digital Realty Trust. Chris was Senior […] more

Chris Crosby is a recognized visionary and leader in the datacenter space and the founder and CEO of Compass Datacenters. Chris has over 20 years of technology experience and over 10 years of real estate and investment experience. Previously, Chris served as a senior executive and founding member of Digital Realty Trust. Chris was Senior […] more

Ali GreenwoodSenior Vice President - Data Center Solutions, Jones Lang LaSalle

Ali is a Senior Vice President with JLL’s global Data Center Solutions team. She has over eleven years of experience in the data center, commercial real estate, private investment, technology and REIT industries.  She focuses on developing and executing for clients a full range of data center services, including strategy development & execution, site/provider selection, […] more

Ali is a Senior Vice President with JLL’s global Data Center Solutions team. She has over eleven years of experience in the data center, commercial real estate, private investment, technology and REIT industries.  She focuses on developing and executing for clients a full range of data center services, including strategy development & execution, site/provider selection, […] more

Rashad KawmyPartner, Boundary Street Capital

Mr. Kawmy is a Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Boundary Street Capital Partners, a private credit fund focused exclusively on lending to growing businesses in the communications infrastructure and technology sectors. Boundary Street provides all forms of debt capital to emerging data center, fiber, tower and IT services businesses in the United States. Prior to […] more

Mr. Kawmy is a Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Boundary Street Capital Partners, a private credit fund focused exclusively on lending to growing businesses in the communications infrastructure and technology sectors. Boundary Street provides all forms of debt capital to emerging data center, fiber, tower and IT services businesses in the United States. Prior to […] more

Farhad MehrabanDirector, Global BD - Tecxact Group Corp | Director, Public Relations - International Data Center Authority

Farhad is a leading digital economy, information technology, cloud and data center enthusiast who consistently delivers latest and most credible solutions to the industry at large and across IDCA & TechXact Group’s global channels and vast geographical and vertical coverage terrains. Farhad Mehraban is a demanding Public Relations and Business Development Director. He is a […] more

Farhad is a leading digital economy, information technology, cloud and data center enthusiast who consistently delivers latest and most credible solutions to the industry at large and across IDCA & TechXact Group’s global channels and vast geographical and vertical coverage terrains. Farhad Mehraban is a demanding Public Relations and Business Development Director. He is a […] more

Donald MitchellData Center Division Manager, Victaulic

Don Mitchell lived in a welded pipe for over 3 years (USS Bluefish, SSN 675) followed by 20+ years’ experience in modular, scalable data center solutions and construction materials testing and research. Recently joined Victaulic as Data Center Segment Manager to align the global vision and success of Victaulic with the data center industry in […] more

Don Mitchell lived in a welded pipe for over 3 years (USS Bluefish, SSN 675) followed by 20+ years’ experience in modular, scalable data center solutions and construction materials testing and research. Recently joined Victaulic as Data Center Segment Manager to align the global vision and success of Victaulic with the data center industry in […] more

Jeffrey MoerdlerPartner, Mintz Levin

Jeff is the head of the Real Estate and Communications practices in New York. A general commercial real estate attorney for almost 30 years, his clients include large national companies, particularly in the high-tech, telecommunications, financial services, health care, supermarket, and oil and gas sectors as well as numerous smaller local clients. His real estate […] more

Jeff is the head of the Real Estate and Communications practices in New York. A general commercial real estate attorney for almost 30 years, his clients include large national companies, particularly in the high-tech, telecommunications, financial services, health care, supermarket, and oil and gas sectors as well as numerous smaller local clients. His real estate […] more

Adam WaitkunasPresident and Founder, Milldam Public Relations

Adam Waitkunas is a public relations professional with extensive experience in media relations, marketing strategy, business development and strategic partnerships. Under his direction, Milldam has helped technology clients across the country secure articles in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, CFO Magazine, Data Center Knowledge, Green Tech Media, The Boston […] more

Adam Waitkunas is a public relations professional with extensive experience in media relations, marketing strategy, business development and strategic partnerships. Under his direction, Milldam has helped technology clients across the country secure articles in publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, CFO Magazine, Data Center Knowledge, Green Tech Media, The Boston […] more

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