Craig Burris, Founder and CEO of SmartCEO.com Media
For more than 15 years, SmartCEO has combined a robust print, event and digital media platform to serve local decision makers. The SmartCEO community is a powerful group of top decision makers along the east coast. Our mission is to educate you and inspire you in the daunting task of growing a business. Each year, nearly 400,000 offensive-minded, growth-oriented CEOs turn to SmartCEO.com to find ideas and inspiration to help them grow their businesses. The award winning content includes behind-the-scenes looks at local success stories, columns written by key opinion leaders and other resources to help the region’s middle-market CEOs conquer the daily challenges of running a business.
Joe Quaglia, Tech Data
Joseph H. (“Joe”) Quaglia was appointed President, The Americas at Tech Data Corporation in November 2013. In this role, Quaglia leads the company’s sales, marketing, logistics, purchasing operations and strategy throughout the United States, Canada and Latin America. Previously, Quaglia served as Tech Data’s Senior Vice President, U.S. Marketing. In February 2012, Quaglia was appointed to the additional role of President, TDMobility, the company’s mobility offering that is now known as Tech Data Mobile Solutions. Quaglia joined Tech Data in 2006 as Vice President, East and Government Sales. He is a 28-year IT industry veteran, and holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Indiana State University and an M.B.A. from Butler University. Quaglia served on the Board of Directors of CompTIA, the IT Industry Trade Association, from 2013 to 2015. He was named to CRN’s annual list of Channel Chiefs, which recognizes the most influential leaders in the IT channel, in 2009, 2012, and 2013. Quaglia currently serves as a National Trustee for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.