Chief Technology Officer
Tad, the CTO of DeepDive.Tech provides strategic guidance and is responsible for the management of DeepDive’s research and development (R&D) and technological needs. Tad brings his deep expertise in technology and entrepreneurship, having been involved in the Blockchain industry since 2010 and having worked for some of the largest names in technology like Google, Equinix, Oracle and NASD. As a Lead Engineer for Google, Tad has helped clients realize the benefits of Google Cloud Platform, as well as highlight the value that Google brings to its customers. Prior to Google, Tad was a Global Solutions Architect for Equinix Professional Services, architecting solutions to help customers take advantage of cloud technologies. Prior to Equinix, Tad was a Consulting Technical Director for Oracle Corporation specializing in client engagements related to Enterprise deployments of Oracle Cloud and Engineered Systems. Tad started his career working for the largest Market Maker on NASDAQ (at the time) and was responsible for engineering Solaris based systems that specialized in high volume trading. After Wall Street, Tad worked with the lowest achieving school districts in the country to help architect personalized computer-based learning systems, while at Pearson, Inc. He has also been an independent business consultant for several start-up companies.
Tad is a Senior IT Strategist and Solutions Architect with 20+ years of experience in IT specializing in global network topologies, secure infrastructure design, distributed systems, and emerging technologies. Specializations and certifications in virtualization, UNIX systems, and cloud technologies with expert level knowledge focused on modernization of existing IT infrastructure and uncovering new opportunities in emerging markets.