Dan Wagner, Co-Founder and Business Development
Dan Wagner is co-founder and principal of CloudSmartz, a business transformation and IT services company that was recently established to help energize businesses, create Cloud growth strategies, improve operating performance, and focus companies on actions that rapidly enhance enterprise value.
is a results oriented management executive with 24+ years' experience delivering high performance results that ultimately drive significant valuation improvement.
career of managing a diverse population of employees, partners, and serving thousands of customers across many industries, Dan
realized that successful businesses derive their success from focusing on 3 fundamental value enhancing goals of improving cost structure, developing high growth strategies, and integrating and enhancing high value assets.
Dan most recently held the position of President of XO Business Services, where he led the sales, marketing, service, and delivery of voice, data, cloud, and IP communications services to all XO business customers, from small and medium businesses to large enterprises.
In this capacity, he
managed more than 1,800 finance, marketing, sales, care, and service delivery employees nationwide who interact daily with XO business customers.
Prior to XO, Dan was an executive with Global Crossing (now Level 3), where he held several titles over his 14 years including Executive Vice President of Enterprise and Collaboration Services, President of Europe, and Chief Information Officer.
He began his career with Accenture where he spent several years working in Pharmaceutical, Financial Services, and other high performing industries.
Dan attended Cornell University where he earned his BS in Electrical Engineering.
spends most of his
free time with his
wife Kathleen, and three teenage sons, enjoying family life and the competitive sports scene at the high school and college level.