As Board of Advisor Chair to OpsSmart Holding Company, Inc. Mr. Speede is responsible for driving innovation that brings new business and he ensures OpsSmart remains ahead of its competition with a global market growth strategy for OpsSmatrt’s Full Chain Traceability technology that will span multiple industries including agriculture, manufacturing, and pharmaceuticals. Mr. Speede intersects opportunity with business development and evangelism to ensure OpsSmart sustains its expansion trajectory. Prior to joining OpsSmart Mr. Speede served for 25 years in executive leadership and management roles overseeing mission-critical systems and software businesses. He has over 15 years experience in senior leadership roles for large enterprises including General Dynamics, American Management Systems and MCI Telecommunications. Mr. Speede has previously served for 10 years building an Information Technology Company as Executive Vice President of Information Technology and Business Development for a Federal IT integrator with over 250 employees in over three countries. Mr. Speede has also been responsible for growing and closing over 150 million dollars in Federal IT contracts in various Federal agencies including, Commerce, Justice, Homeland Security and Department of Defense. Mr. Speede is an action oriented business leader who also serves on the Advisory board for BMD Inc., an engineering services company and maintains his involvement in business development and growth oriented strategic partnerships in both the public and commercial software sectors. Mr. Speede graduated Cum Laude and holds a Dual MBA in International Business and Information Technology from the University of Binghamton in New York and is also a graduate of the Bronx High School Science in New York.