Patrick “PJ” Nelson, Co-Founder and Partner, is an accomplished information technology executive with 20+ years of leadership experience in architecting, designing, developing, testing, operating and supporting mission critical enterprise products and solutions.
PJ has extensive experience in a variety of leadership, functional and technical areas such as:
• Enterprise Architecture
• Enterprise Software Development
• Revenue Assurance
• IT Governance
• Innovation Labs
• Digital Asset Management
• Big Data
• M2M / Internet of Things
• Wireless Telecommunications
• CRM / Multi-Channel Self Service
• Product Catalog
• Order Management & Fulfillment
• Usage / Event Rating
• Middleware Services, SOA, BPM
Prior to joining, PJ held senior executive leadership positions in companies such as
NetCracker/NEC, Convergys Information Management Group, Verizon Wireless, Alltel
Communications and Alltel Information Services. He has leadership experience in most all IT domains including program/project management, enterprise architecture, product
management, solutions development/delivery, professional services, product innovation and service/quality assurance portfolios.
PJ has experience in partner management and was responsible for managing technology product suppliers in all of these roles. He has executed key corporate wide initiatives and implemented strategic enterprise architecture roadmaps. PJ has represented the companies he has worked for at numerous conferences. Additionally, he was nominated as a competition finalist at The Cable Show 2012 CIO-IT competition presenting Cable Solutions via SOA and the Cloud.
PJ’s unique leadership experience positioned him to influence many critical B/OSS business decisions on both the carrier/operator and product/solution provider sides of business'. He is known for his ability to influence, and drive, next generation business and technology solutions taking business’ to the next level.
PJ holds a Bachelors of Business Administration in Management Information Systems from the University of Georgia.