Joel has been a technology professional for over 18 years, including 14 years specializing in information security. Under Joel’s leadership at Datapipe, he has built one of the most comprehensive security offerings for multi-platform hybrid IT solutions in the managed service industry. Joel has also spearheaded efforts that led to first-of-its-kind security and product solutions including the award-winning Datapipe Access Control Model for AWS. The New Jersey Technology Council awarded Joel the distinguished title of 2015 CSO of the Year due to his innovation and creativity in planning and deploying enterprise systems, future IT goals, management philosophy and service to the industry and community. He holds industry certifications with many of the leading groups including ISC, ISACA, PCI SSC, AWS, EC Council and the Cloud Security Alliance.