Daren Westman has used his storied 20 years of IT leadership and cloud technology experience to help Billabong, Netgear, Logitech, the State of Michigan, and the City of Santa Ana achieve their technology goals and strategies. During his global IT leadership career, he has lead or been responsible for over $700M in acquisitions. Further, Daren has an unprecedented twelve years of certifiable experience and success with cloud environments, specifically with Amazon (AWS) (Private/Public/Hybrid). Daren is known to build teams that deliver high-quality AWS professional service engagements from inception to completion, managing multi-million IT budgets, and has experience in environments with 10,000 or more employees. He has significant experience in presales, mergers, operational leadership, vendor management, and compliance.