James Leach

 

Corporate Vice President, RagingWire Data Centers

As a corporate executive, sales and marketing leader, and systems engineer, James Leach has enjoyed a 30-year career building technology and services businesses for commercial and government markets.

Mr. Leach spent the first 15 years of his career at IBM starting out as an engineer and then moving into sales, business development and marketing. For the last 15 years, he has been a top marketing executive at Savvis, Internap, Neustar, Harris Corporation, and currently RagingWire.

At RagingWire, Mr. Leach is the overall marketing leader driving the business for a data center portfolio of 2 million square feet with 245 megawatts of critical power across massive campuses in Ashburn, Virginia; Dallas, Texas; Chicago, Illinois; and Sacramento and Silicon Valley in Northern California. As part of NTT, RagingWire’s parent company and one of the largest and most financially strong information and communications technology solutions providers, Mr. Leach is part of the global marketing team responsible for 145 data center locations in 20 countries and regions.

In addition to his duties at RagingWire, Mr. Leach is proud to serve on the Board of Directors of the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC), one of the largest and most influential technology associations in the United States, as well as the Chairperson of the Leadership Board for the NVTC Data Center and Cloud Committee. Mr. Leach was selected by the Loudoun County Board of Supervisors to be the Vice Chair of the Executive Committee of the Loudoun Economic Development Advisory Commission (EDAC), and currently serves in that role. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Loudoun County Chamber of Commerce.