Leadership Goes Beyond Conference | June 2020
Are we really open for business? What’s next for leadership during the Pandemic?
Todd Thibodeaux - President and Chief Executive Officer at CompTIA
Todd Thibodeaux is the president and CEO of CompTIA, the leading non-profit trade association for the global technology industry. Since joining the organization in 2008, Mr. Thibodeaux has led the expansion of CompTIA’s commitment to advancing industry growth through education and training programs, market intelligence and research, networking events, professional certifications, and public advocacy.
Before joining CompTIA in July 2008, Mr. Thibodeaux spent more than 17 years with the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), where he served in a wide range of roles culminating as Senior VP of industry relations.
Mr. Thibodeaux is a life-long IT and tech enthusiast dating back to his very early years.
Jeffrey Weber - Executive Director at Robert Half Technology
Jeff Weber is the executive director of Robert Half Technology, where he manages operations for more than 100 Robert Half Technology locations worldwide. The firm places IT professionals for initiatives ranging from software development, system and application life cycle, systems integration, and project management to cloud, infrastructure, security, and technical support.
With over three decades of IT experience, Jeff’s areas of expertise include information security, software design and development, data management, enterprise architecture, IT process improvement, and IT strategy and governance.
Jeff will speak on the current IT employment market and challenges many technology leaders face in a result of the pandemic.
Linda Rose - M&A Coach, Business Consultant, Speaker, Advisory Board Member, Author
As the founder of four companies over her career, Linda Rose is a seasoned consultant with more than 30 years of success across management consulting, cloud computing, SaaS, and financial services. Linda is a highly-recognized speaker and advisor on mergers & acquisitions within the IT consulting and services industry.
Per Werngren - Thought Leader P2P, Business Owner, Author P2P Maturity Model, Serial Entrepreneur & Investor
Serial entrepreneur in IT for 25+ years. Having built and led companies and organizations in Europe and the USA. Specialized in P2P, the Microsoft ecosystem, and in building modern cloud businesses with a focus on recurring revenue. Took the IAMCP as WW President (5 terms) from 4 to 44 countries and revenue recognized by IDC to $10BN annually. Created the P2P Maturity Model, validated in whitepapers by IDC.
Jodi Rabinowitz, MA, LPC - Licensed professional counselor with a private practice
Jodi studied psychology and theatre at Skidmore College and earned a Masters's degree in drama therapy from NYU. Jodi works with adolescents, adults, and couples, and specializes in relationship issues. Jodi has written several business and psychology pieces including, "How to Market Yourself as a Drama Therapist: And Create the Career of Your Dreams", "Gaining Behavioral Insights in into Your Customer's Buying Intent", and "101 Business Love Letters" with Michelle Burns and Jim Cecil.