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Senior Product Marketing Manager, Networking
Scott West, Senior Product Marketing Manager for Datto, Inc., is committed to articulating how Datto Networking, the most MSP-Centric networking product line in the world, solves everyday challenges faced by Datto partners. Before joining Datto, Scott built his passion for articulating product value in various Product Marketing, Senior Sales and Executive positions for more technology and software startups than he cares to remember. Scott is a proud graduate of Miami University (the one in Oxford, OH), where he received a B.S. in Organizational Behavior, but his real education comes from years of working with and selling to customers.
CEO and Co-Founder, Cytracom
Zane Conkle is an accomplished SaaS leader with broad marketing and technical expertise for developing successful, service-oriented brands.
He co-founded Cytracom in 2008 and is the visionary behind the original platform development as well as Cytracom’s most recent release, Ivie, the Intelligent Voice Platform. Zane led the company to develop one of the first channel-only VoIP models tailored exclusively for Managed Service Providers.
Zane has combined his passion for technology with a laser focus on simplification to create a purpose-built company with the mission of “VoIP Made Simple.
Vice President of Product, Networking
John is Datto’s Vice President of Product, Networking, and leads Datto Networking’s product strategy and roadmap. As a former managed services provider (MSP) and having served in multiple roles at vendors in the Channel, John brings a vast understanding of the needs and challenges faced by MSPs today. John, a well-established presence in the MSP channel, was recognized as a CRN Channel Chief in 2016, 2018, and 2019. He is an active member in the Computing Technology Industry Association (CompTIA), where he served in Managed Services Community leadership roles for more than 8 years, including a two-year term as community chair. John continues to serve as a member of the Ambassador Program, and was awarded the inaugural CompTIA Member of the Year in 2016, an award that recognizes a single member who demonstrates outstanding service to the organization and the IT industry.
John received his Bachelors of Science in Management and Business Administration at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Network Solutions Engineer
Andy, a senior Network Solutions Engineer, provides design and configuration support to Datto partners around the world. Throughout his 20+ year career, Andy has worn many hats including network design, implementation and support for small to enterprise environments including Time Inc, Showtime Redpost, NY Giants, AJI, and AMC Networks. Andy is compulsively passionate about network architecture, and has extensive experience with the intricacies across numerous vendors and network brands. His certifications from network vendors include Cisco, F5, VMware, Microsoft, Brocade, HPE and more.