NVTC

The Technology Innovations Committee Event

April 27, 2010

Moderator
Renée Niebylski
Briefing Manager, Certified Facilitator
Executive Briefing Center, Sprint


Renée Niebylski serves as Briefing Manager and Certified Facilitator for the Executive Briefing Center at Sprint. Her experience includes six years in Sales and Marketing with Sprint Nextel, and three years with the Smithsonian Institution.

Renée holds a B.A. from Gettysburg College and a Masters from The George Washington University in Non-profit Business Administration focusing on ethics and business management.


Mark Albro
Manager, National Business and Public Sector Sales
RIM


Mark Albro currently serves as Manager, National Business and Public Sector Sales for RIM. Prior to his current position he served as a Data Account Executive with Sprint Nextel; focusing on wireless data and mobility applications for Public Sector accounts (Local/State/Federal, Healthcare and Education). Before his position with Sprint, he spent 7 years with Verizon's Business Group as a Data Specialist.


David Case
Senior Systems Engineer
Palm, Inc.


David Case is a 10 year veteran of Palm, currently serving as a Senior Systems Engineer. His focus is on business and enterprise solutions in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions.


Brian Hedlund
Director of Business Sales, Mid-Atlantic Area
Sprint


Brian Hedlund joined Sprint in October 2000 and currently serves as the Director of Business Sales for the Mid Atlantic Area. Brian has executive responsibility for Sprint's wireless, wireline and managed service sales to General Business and Public Sector customers within Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia and West Virginia. Prior to his current role within Sprint, Brian had executive responsibility for Sprint's Retail and Indirect Sales divisions in New York City.

Brian joined the MCBRE Board of Advisors in 2008.


Hemang Patel
Enterprise Mobility Solutions Specialist
Mircrosoft


Hemang Patel is an Enterprise Mobility Solutions Specialist for Microsoft's Health and Life Sciences business. Previous to Microsoft, Hemang worked for Sprint/Nextel Corporation where he was a Senior Member of the Handset Development Team, and held the position of Senior Technical Lead for Nextel's first world phone using Microsoft Smartphone Technology. Besides Sprint/Nextel, Hemang has been involved with the wireless and IP soft switching industry for over 11 years in a variety of roles. His career spans 15 years in technical and presales roles in Iridium L.L.C., Lucent Technologies and Sonus Networks primarily leading efforts around terrestrial and satellite mobile phone technology.

Hemang graduated from George Washington University with both a BSEE as well as a Premed degree.


Jim Young
DOD Software-as-a-Service Cloud Computing Evangelist
Google Federal


Jim Young is a DOD Software-as-a-Service Cloud Computing Evangelist for Google Federal. His background includes six years with the Directorate of Science and Technology (DS&T) at CIA, and three years with the Walt Disney Company.

Jim graduated from the University of South Carolina with a B.A. in International Studies with an emphasis on National Security. He attended graduate-level courses at University of Virginia focusing on employee motivation in the federal workforce and at RAND Corporation focusing on Defense Analysis in the 21st Century.