How to manage IT in a spinoff: 5 tips for success

Know your assets, including data; and whether you stay with legacy services or go greenfield, be aware of security and the bottom line.
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Brandon Curry has worked as an expert in the information technology industry for more than 25 years. During this time, he has held a variety of roles ranging from sales and post-sales account management to operations and solution architecture, on both the IT and network sides of the information communications technology (ICT) business.

Curry brings a unique, out-of-the-box perspective to problem solving, technology strategies and customer solutions. He joined NTT America in 2015 after working for T-Systems North America in several capacities, including Head of Sales and Service Management. In his current role, Curry is NTT America’s Vice President of Solutions, Product and Service Management, leading the end-to-end pre-sales, product management, post-sales governance and account management functions.

Curry is a strong believer in continuous learning, and is a thought leader on new technologies and market trends. He holds an Associate of Science degree in pre-medicine from the University of Kentucky, an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management, and an MS in security from Carnegie Mellon University. He has earned many advanced level certifications such as CCIE, CISSP and is a Certified Ethical Hacker. In addition, Mr. Curry is a member of the (ISC)2 national and Chicago chapters, as well as the Global IT Architects Association.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Brandon C. Curry and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.