Business Advisory Board2019-10-21T18:53:29+00:00


To organize a technology conference that is geared toward Alabama businesses. Having Alabama business leaders as part of this group will ensure that this conference is designed to focus on Alabama companies, and in doing so, this conference will help provide a source of funding for scholarships for our IT and Engineering students attending Alabama colleges and universities.

Business Advisory Board

We are proud to have assembled some of Alabama’s most influential leaders and business professionals to participate on our Business Advisory Board.  This strategic alliance will aid in our success in achieving our goals and overall vision.  The access these connections facilitate with Alabama organizations and talented IT professionals will serve Alabama’s economic success for years to come.

  • Gary Bolton (VP, Global Marketing) – ADTRAN
  • Trey Hayes (Economic Development Project Manager) – Alabama Power Company
  • Kevin Vezertzis (VP, Strategic Systems) – ALFA Insurance Company
  • Craig Bacheler (Chief Executive Officer) – Bacheler Technologies
  • Jeffery Runyon (President) – Binary Services
  • Joe Dunsmore (Deputy CIO) – Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Lizz Said (Project Manager) – Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Brian Daugherty (Lead Associate) – Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Scott Lee (Director of Information Systems) – Central Alabama Electric Coop
  • Jasmine Dickerson (Community Director) – Coding Solutions
  • Dave Slifka (Vice President of Infrastructure & Service Operations) – EBSCO Industries
  • Tim Reburn (Principal, Infrastructure Operations Automotive Manufacturing) – Hyundai AutoEver America
  • Chris Long (HR Director) – Integrated Computer Solutions
  • Steve Meany (VP Government Services) – Information Transport Solutions a Uniti Company
  • Chris Bell (Director of Technical Services) – Jackson Thornton
  • Gary Smith – (Principal) – NectarBridge
  • Jake Cowen (Chief Financial Officer) – Troy Cable
  • Aaron Madden (Information Security Manager) – Wind Creek Facility