The executive leadership team at Green House Data focuses on delivering on service, sustainable initiatives, technical expertise, and employee and shareholder satisfaction.
Shawn Mills is a founding member of Green House Data and a technology entrepreneur. Under his leadership, Green House Data has undergone consistent expansion, growing from a single location to 9 cloud hosting, colocation, and hybrid IT data centers across the US.
Shawn has spoken at industry events including Data Center World, the National Center for Super Computing Applications, Cloud Computing Expo, and Datacenter Dynamics, and been recognized by publications including Wired, Fortune, and Hemispheres. When he is not at Green House Data, Shawn is either in the Rockies with his family or with his surfboard searching for waves.
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Cortney Thompson is the Chief Information Officer at Green House Data leading the strategic direction of the company's cloud hosting and colocation facilities. Before joining Green House Data, Cortney founded C&B Consulting, a technology firm based in Cheyenne that was acquired by Wyoming Professional Services, Inc. (WYOPS), a professional IT services firm, where he later served as CEO, growing the company to double its revenue and size four years straight.
Cortney is a networking expert, able to design, install and maintain multiple 99.999% reliable carrier-class networks. He holds certifications from Microsoft, Cisco, Sonicwall, Lucent, CFOS (fiber optics), Low Voltage, and CWNP (wireless). In addition, he is a member of NSF International's Committee for Environmental Server Standards.
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A veteran technology executive with a track record of starting and growing companies to successful acquisitions, Fred was founder and CEO of Cirracore, acquired by Green House Data in 2017.
Prior to Cirracore, where he lead strategy and global cloud services growth, Fred was a founding member at AirDefense (acquired by Motorola), a founding member of WysDM (acquired by EMC), a founding member of i2Go (acquired by Audiovox), and was head of WebLogic Pervasive Computing at BEA Systems (acquired by Oracle).
Fred has appeared on ZDnet TV, CNN, & The Money Channel. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Technology Association of Georgia (TAG) and on the Executive Advisory Board for the Association of Telecom Professionals (ATP).
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Thomas Burns is the Vice President of Business Development at Green House Data, bringing an extensive sales and business development background sales operations and strategy. Before joining Green House Data, Thomas served as Senior Program Consultant at Systemation, Inc, a Denver-based company providing project management and consulting solutions. Thomas was responsible for sales, marketing, and client services for the company’s biotechnology, healthcare and government verticals. Before Systemation, Thomas was Director of Western Sales at enterprise software provider Generation21, and launched his career at Xerox as a sales and marketing manager.
Thomas graduated from the University of Pittsburgh and is a Project Management Professional (PMP).
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Mark Fuqua is the Senior Vice President of Sales at Green House Data, leading the sales team with over a decade of experience in enterprise technology, cloud platforms, and managed services. Before joining Green House Data, Mark previously served as Director of Business Development at Layered Technologies and Director of Compliant Solutions and Vice President of Enterprise Sales at Datapipe.
Mark graduated from Washburn University with a BBA in Business Management.
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Wendy Fox is an experienced technology marketer and the VP of Marketing at Green House Data. She comes to the company from an applications background, with experience in ERP, workload automation, and vertical markets like financial services and wholesale distribution.
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Jason Graf is the VP of Finance at Green House Data, balancing the books, working with investors, and evaluating mergers and acquisitions. Graf brings more than twelve years of financial experience to Green House Data, having previously served as Transaction Executive and Advisor at a Denver-based boutique investment bank. He holds a Masters of Science in Finance from the University of Denver.
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Tracy Kubasti is VP of Operations for Green House Data (previously FiberCloud) and has more than 20 years of experience leading customer service and service delivery teams. Tracy is charged with maintaining Green House Data’s high standards of service delivery across all sales channels. She also directs all information system and process integration incentives and provides leadership for the company’s continuous process improvement initiatives.
With a deep passion for building scalable and secure systems that meet customer requirements and company objectives, she drives service excellence and enhances the customer experience. Tracy has held leadership positions in operations, sales and quality management in a variety of startup and mature enterprise environments.
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Bob Heskett is the Director of Managed Services at Green House Data, managing the Maintenance and Operations team, as well as the Infrastructure and Key Accounts team. Bob has more than 14 years of IT experience. Prior to joining Green House Data he was a leader at Wyoming Professional Services. He holds a BA in Computer Science from the University of Wyoming.
Rick Noji is Director of Business Operations for Green House Data (previously FiberCloud) where he provides financial leadership, pricing strategy and corporate planning. He directs the company’s ambitious IT and cloud infrastructure builds and he is the driving force behind FiberCloud’s energy efficiency programs. Rick oversees continuous improvement and expansion of the company’s privately owned and operated datacenter facilities, including new infrastructure deployment, management, certification and compliance.
Prior to FiberCloud, Rick held executive leadership positions at Columbia Greenhouse and Compass Communications. He holds a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Washington.
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Art Salazar is the Director of Data Center Operations and Compliance at Green House Data, providing strategic infrastructure planning and development. He has more than 18 years of experience in information technology and large-scale industrial environments, with ten years of IT management experience. Prior to joining Green House Data, Art served as the IT manager for a major cattle company, with duties including strategic planning, project management, and research and development.
Art is an expert in all things Microsoft, Cisco, Low Voltage and data center operations. He is A+ certified.
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Jennifer Bunch is the Human Resources Manager at Green House Data, taking full responsilbility for the design, creation, and delivery of effective HR strategies to support Green House Data's operations. She has a decade of experience in human resources and employee development, and prior to joining Green House Data, Jennifer oversaw these fields at luxury hotel companies.
Jen holds a BA in Communications with a PHR (Professional Human Resources certificate) and a SHRM-CP (Society for Human Resources Certified Professional certificate) from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.