The Great Northwest Cloud Summit: Hyperscale, Colocation, Edge & Beyond

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Speakers and Advisors

Featured Speakers

John FordVice President & General Manager, Intergate.Seattle, Sabey Data Centers

John Ford is an information and telecommunications professional with 25 years of industry intelligence gained through extensive experience in executive management, technical sales, marketing and data center design for enterprise customers and data carriers. Appointed as Vice-President of Sabey Data Centers in 2010, John is also now the General Manager for Intergate.Seattle, Sabey Data Centers […] more

John Ford is an information and telecommunications professional with 25 years of industry intelligence gained through extensive experience in executive management, technical sales, marketing and data center design for enterprise customers and data carriers. Appointed as Vice-President of Sabey Data Centers in 2010, John is also now the General Manager for Intergate.Seattle, Sabey Data Centers […] more

Marcelo GarcésManaging Director, Savills Studley

Marcelo Garcés, Managing Director in the Savills-Studley Seattle Office, brings over 17 years of commercial real estate experience including tenant representation, development and consulting. Marcelo is a multi-disciplined specialist that provides a variety of strategic brokerage and consulting services that enable his clients to achieve their business and financial goals. Marcelo specializes in servicing occupiers […] more

Marcelo Garcés, Managing Director in the Savills-Studley Seattle Office, brings over 17 years of commercial real estate experience including tenant representation, development and consulting. Marcelo is a multi-disciplined specialist that provides a variety of strategic brokerage and consulting services that enable his clients to achieve their business and financial goals. Marcelo specializes in servicing occupiers […] more

Paul HopkinsVice President - Leasing, CloudHQ

Paul Hopkins is currently Vice President of Sales & Leasing at CloudHQ LLC. founded by data center pioneer & visionary Hossein Fateh who created the 1st ever data center REIT with DuPont Fabros (NYSE: DFT) in 2007, pioneered the hyperscale data center business & eventually sold DFT to Digital Realty Trust (NYSE: DLR) for nearly […] more

Paul Hopkins is currently Vice President of Sales & Leasing at CloudHQ LLC. founded by data center pioneer & visionary Hossein Fateh who created the 1st ever data center REIT with DuPont Fabros (NYSE: DFT) in 2007, pioneered the hyperscale data center business & eventually sold DFT to Digital Realty Trust (NYSE: DLR) for nearly […] more

Shannon HulbertCEO, Opus Interactive, Inc.

Shannon was named to Mirror Review’s Top 10 Most Prominent Leaders in Cloud Computing. An advocate for Women in Tech and STEM initiatives, she spent the past 8 years in the cloud and datacenter industry providing the strategy and vision for Opus Interactive. The company has achieved 30% growth year over year for the company […] more

Shannon was named to Mirror Review’s Top 10 Most Prominent Leaders in Cloud Computing. An advocate for Women in Tech and STEM initiatives, she spent the past 8 years in the cloud and datacenter industry providing the strategy and vision for Opus Interactive. The company has achieved 30% growth year over year for the company […] more

Cindy JoosVice President - Global Shared Services, Cyxtera Technologies

Cindy L. Joos Cindy has been in the Data Center industry for the last 17 years, Cindy has held multiple leadership positions, and currently, she is the VP, Global Shared Services for Cyxtera Technologies. In this role, she manages Customer Care teams, Service Delivery, Capacity Management, Engineering Support, Maintenance contracts, Process, Standards, Procedures, Risk Management, […] more

Cindy L. Joos Cindy has been in the Data Center industry for the last 17 years, Cindy has held multiple leadership positions, and currently, she is the VP, Global Shared Services for Cyxtera Technologies. In this role, she manages Customer Care teams, Service Delivery, Capacity Management, Engineering Support, Maintenance contracts, Process, Standards, Procedures, Risk Management, […] more

Brian KlebashPresident & Founder, CAPRE

Brian founded CAPRE, an integrated digital media and events company, in May 2010 and commenced operations in 2011. Brian has worked in the digital media and events arena since March 2006 and produced some of the largest events in New York City and around the country. He produced the first Distressed Real Estate Summit in […] more

Brian founded CAPRE, an integrated digital media and events company, in May 2010 and commenced operations in 2011. Brian has worked in the digital media and events arena since March 2006 and produced some of the largest events in New York City and around the country. He produced the first Distressed Real Estate Summit in […] more

Conan LeeManaging Director, JLL

As a Managing Director with JLL, Conan provides real estate advisory and brokerage services to data center and office clients throughout the Pacific Northwest and North America. Conan’s unique telecommunications background allows him to better assist clients with complex, technology/latency driven requirements. Conan specializes in all data center related practice lines including dispositions, acquisitions, and […] more

As a Managing Director with JLL, Conan provides real estate advisory and brokerage services to data center and office clients throughout the Pacific Northwest and North America. Conan’s unique telecommunications background allows him to better assist clients with complex, technology/latency driven requirements. Conan specializes in all data center related practice lines including dispositions, acquisitions, and […] 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

Bruce Myatt Founder, Critical Facilities Roundtable & Data Center Leader, Arup

Bruce Myatt, PE is a critical facilities engineering consultant, an account executive, and a data center design project manager located in San Francisco. He is a Founder of Silicon Valley’s Critical Facilities Round Table, Executive Editor of Mission Critical Magazine and Data Center Business Leader at Arup in San Francisco. Bruce is a registered Mechanical […] more

Bruce Myatt, PE is a critical facilities engineering consultant, an account executive, and a data center design project manager located in San Francisco. He is a Founder of Silicon Valley’s Critical Facilities Round Table, Executive Editor of Mission Critical Magazine and Data Center Business Leader at Arup in San Francisco. Bruce is a registered Mechanical […] more

Josh SordeletSenior Global Solutions Architect, Equinix

Josh Sordelet is a Senior Global Solutions Architect at Equinix, Inc. Josh has 25-years IT experience and has firsthand experience implementing new and revolutionary technologies. Innately curious and willing to experiment with new things, approaches, methodologies surrounding technology along with it’s implementation and business value. He specializes in helping people understand and apply these new […] more

Josh Sordelet is a Senior Global Solutions Architect at Equinix, Inc. Josh has 25-years IT experience and has firsthand experience implementing new and revolutionary technologies. Innately curious and willing to experiment with new things, approaches, methodologies surrounding technology along with it’s implementation and business value. He specializes in helping people understand and apply these new […] 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

Bryan WoodworthGlobal Black Belt Cloud Infrastructure, Microsoft

I specialize in networking, connectivity, high availability, and routing for hybrid workloads in Azure. I work with customers on planning, architecture, and design for their hybrid infrastructures. I support the global Microsoft sales organization to educate and inform on all networking matters. more

I specialize in networking, connectivity, high availability, and routing for hybrid workloads in Azure. I work with customers on planning, architecture, and design for their hybrid infrastructures. I support the global Microsoft sales organization to educate and inform on all networking matters. more

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