Chesal recognized as a key leader in South Florida’s technology industry by Techweek100.
— Lenny Chesal, CMO and EVP of Business Development for Host.net, (http://www.host.net), was named among an elite list of South Florida’s top 100 tech leaders representing some of the top tech companies, mangers, and organizations in South Florida as part of the Techweek100. Techweek 100 identifies South Florida area leaders who have a significant impact on business and technology. This esteemed distinction acknowledges Chesal’s work in South Florida’s technology landscape, as Host.net has quickly become a fast-growing and innovative technology company that is making impactful contributions to the fabric of South Florida’s technology ecosystem. The South Florida community and Team Techweek selected Chesal for this honor.
“I am proud to be named among South Florida’s 100 leading tech leaders by Techweek100,” said Chesal, who currently serves as the CMO and EVP of Business Development for Host.net among many other leadership positions within the industry. “I’ve been a part of the South Florida technology industry for over 30 years, and it is a truly exciting time when innovation is welcomed and recognized.”
About Lenny Chesal:
Chesal joined the Host.net team in January 2004 and has been responsible for the company’s sales, marketing and business development initiatives. Bringing 30 years of diversified experience in sales, marketing and executive management, Chesal has an impressive resume that includes previous senior level positions with BellSouth, Teleport Communications Group, AT&T, Florida Digital Network, Teleplace, WebUnited and ProtectPoint. He spearheaded initiatives for the planning, development and implementation of the go-to-market strategies for the voice, data, and managed network security services offered by those companies. Chesal is the Chairman of the Board of the South Florida Technology Alliance (SFTA), IT Palooza Co-chair, a member of the Florida Atlantic University ITOM Advisory Board, Dean's Bachelor's Degree Community Advisory Board and has been recognized for his involvement in numerous charitable organizations and events. Chesal leads Host.net’s vision through marketing and business development efforts, which focus on core values of innovation, leadership, excellence, and performance. Host.net’s unique vision stands out as merging humanity and technology to ensure that there is a seamless integration of the two across its product and service offerings.
eMerge Americas - Techweek celebrates and enables innovation ecosystems. It began as a small gathering of Chicago’s young tech scene and has grown into a larger than life tech-fest. Since starting in Chicago, Techweek has expanded to a variety of conferences and summits in major cities around the country such as Los Angeles, New York and Miami. In May 2014 Techweek and the Technology Foundation Of The Americas will be hosting eMerge Americas in Miami and Miami Beach. It is a large-scale technology conference focused on the key trends driving growth in the Latin American IT market. eMerge attendees will have access to insightful presentations from industry thought leaders on the latest developments in the areas of cloud computing, cybersecurity, mobility and big data.
Based out of Boca Raton, Host.net provides managed infrastructure services for companies of all sizes, including colocation, cloud computing and storage, network transport and transit, and disaster recovery back-up and support. Host.net operates multiple enterprise-class data centers connected to an extensive fiber-optic MPLS backbone delivering Internet and layer 2 communications using a variety of last-mile options. With expertise in all sectors, including education, finance, government and healthcare, and in working with wholesale and carrier clients, Host.net provides the infrastructure and the platform as a service so its clients can focus on utilizing the custom and scalable solutions to achieve their business and operational objectives. Host.net provides service to most major metropolitan regions in North America and portions of Europe. To learn more about Host.net, visit www.host.net, or call 1-877-388-HOST (4678).
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