DALLAS, Sept. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Join the nation's leading data center real estate and technology infrastructure executives for the inaugural Texas Data Center Summit on October 10. With original content, new information and meaningful networking opportunities, The National Data Center Summit Series events continue to attract the industry's most active and innovative firms.
Featuring High-Level Panel Discussions:
- Greater Texas Market 360: With a Tax-Friendly Business Climate, a Deregulated Utility System and Lower Costs of Land and Construction, What Types of Investors are Becoming More Active?
- The Impact of the Cloud on New Development: Opportunity or Threat?
- The Next Texas and Central State Data Center Market: Analysis & Predictions for New Market Investment & Development
- A View from the Public Sector: Analysis of the State's Data Strategy – and Incentives for New Private Sector Development
- Data Center Financing: Exploring the Role of REIT, Technology, and Private Equity Funds
- Data Center End User Trends: Analysis of Financial Sector, Healthcare and Educational Demand Drivers — Will End-Users Seek Additional Colocation Space in the Next 12-24 Months or Pursue Custom Design-and-Build Solutions?
- Data Center Disaster Scenarios: Strategies for "The Day after Tomorrow," Including Fire, Redundancy & UPS
Todd Kimbriel, Chief Operating Officer, Texas Department of Information Resources
Todd Kimbriel, acting Chief Operations Officer, is the IRM and Director of the eGovernment Division of the Texas Department of Information Resources (DIR). He came to public service in 2008 after serving over 25 years in the private sector. He is a lifelong information technology professional, having spent time in all aspects of technology including planning, design, operations, and management.
New Speaker Additions:
- Jerry Blair, Co-Founder & Vice President of Sales, DataBank, Ltd.
- JMatthew Brown, Director of Global Data Center Operations, HP Cloud Services
- JEric E. Jacobs, Vice President & General Manager, QTS
- JRick Kurtzbein, Research Analyst, Multi-Tenant Datacenters, 451 Research
- JJ. Todd Raymond, Partner, 1547 Critical Systems Realty
More than 3,500 executives have attended National Data Center Summit Series events over the past two years in New York, Santa Clara, Chicago, Los Angeles. The inaugural Texas Data Center Summit will bring special focus to data center real estate opportunities and challenges in Dallas, Houston, Austin and San Antonio markets.
"The Data Center Summits that CapRate Events produces are well executed and informative. The presenters are industry leaders and the quality of topics are always relevant to the needs of end users and service providers." Tim Huffman, Executive Vice President, National Director | Technology Solutions Group, Colliers International
"I have attended CapRate Data Center Events in New York, Santa Clara, and Chicago and have found the panels and participants to have unique ideas and perspectives. I've always enjoyed the conferences and the attendees that I meet there."Jim Kerrigan, Principal, Director – Data Center Group, Avison Young
"A fantastic data center summit event in New York City. The topics were current and the market information was very informative. It was also great to meet some of the speakers who are true leaders and visionaries in the third-party data center industry." Sean P. Brady, Senior Director, Co Founder Data Center Advisory Group, Cushman & Wakefield of New Jersey
NETWORKING & NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT: 400+ senior-level commercial real estate and service providers firms are expected to attend this full-day event market intelligence and networking event. 200 leading commercial real estate and technology infrastructure firms have already made plans to attend, including:
Title - Company
Partner 1547 Critical Systems Realty
Regional Manager Active Power
CEO Allen Economic Development Corporation
Vice President Allen Economic Development Corporation
CEO Alpheus Communications
V.P. Enterprise Sales Alpheus Communications
VP Business Attraction Arizona Commerce Authority
National Account Executive Automated Logic
Principal & Director Data Center Group Avison Young
Regional Account Manager Belden
EVP ByteGrid Holdings LLC
CEO C7 Data Centers
Regional Manager Carlson
Director of Business Development Carlson DC
Principal CEI Engineering Associates
Director of Economic Development City of Denton
Credit Analyst CoBank
Executive VP & Global Director – Technology Soluti Colliers International
General Manager Cologix
Sr. Account Executive Communications supply corporation
CEO conceptcsi – global data center solutions
Managing Director – EMEA conceptcsi – global data center solutions
Regional Vice President conceptcsi – global data center solutions
Sales Executive CSI Leasing
Executive Director for Valuation & Advisory | Nati Cushman & Wakefield
Business Development Manager CyrusOne
Global Business Development Manager CyrusOne
Business Analyst CyrusOne
Chief Commercial Officer CyrusOne
VP of Marketing DataBank, Ltd.
VP of Sales & Co-Founder DataBank, Ltd.
Director of Sales DataBank, Ltd.
Co-Founder & Vice President of Sales DataBank, Ltd.
CFO DataBank, Ltd.
Energy Services Development Officer Denton Municipal Electric
Director – Commercial Real Estate Group Deutsche Bank Securities Inc.
Business Development Director DFW Consulting Group
Principal DFW Consulting Group
CEO Digital Fortress
Vice President, Enterprise | Federal Digital Realty
President DSA MCS
Director DSA-Mission Critical Services
President Economic Development Council of Buffalo County
Regional Sales Manager Emerson Network Power (ASCO)
Executive Ensite Solutions LLC
VP Operations Ensite Solutions LLC
Director, Government and Specialty Business Development ETS-Lindgren Inc.
Business Development Manager GNB Industrial Power
Director Goldman Sachs Specialty Lending Group
President & Founder Green House Data
Direxctor, Technology Sector HITT Contracting, Inc
Global Data Center Operations HP Cloud Services
Principal Integrated Design Group, Inc.
Vice President Integrated Design Group, Inc.
Director of Sales, Central Internap
Marketing Specialist ION Associates, Inc.
Sr Project Manager JE Dunn Construction
Senior Equity Research Associate Jefferies
Managing Director Jones Lang LaSalle Brokerage, Inc.
Data Center Manager, Americas Lufthansa Systems Infrastructure Services, Inc.
President M.E. GROUP
Vice President, Texas MAPP Construction, LLC
EVP Nova Corp
Senior Regional Director Nova Corp
President Opus Interactive
Senior Account Manager Panduit
CFO Patronus Data
Data Center Infrastructure Services Director Power Distribution, Inc.
Southwest Regional Sales Manager Power Distribution, Inc.
Director of Sales Power Distribution, Inc.
Vice President & General Manager QTS
Sr. Associate Ridgemont Equity Partners
Mission Critical Facilities Sachs Electric Company
Executive Vice President – Business Recruitment San Antonio Economic Development Foundation
Director of Property Management Stream Data Centers
Associate Partner Syska Hennessy Group, Inc.
Division Manager System Technologies
President T5 Data Centers
Chief Operating Officer Texas Department of Information Resources
Acting CFO TierPoint
General Manager TierPoint
Director of Facilities TierPoint
VP, Business Developement TierPoint
Chief Operating Officer Ubiquity Critical Environments
Business Development VAZATA
Sales Engineer ViaWest
Regional Vice President & General Manager ViaWest, Inc.
President Victoria Economic Development Corp.
Senior Associate Walter P Moore
Account Executive Wesco/CSC
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