Celebrate summer with our IBM Summer Startup Party!
Network with developers, tech experts, and startup founders over drinks and hors d'oeuvres at this community celebration of summer! Hear from IBM industry veterans, mingle with developers from Women Who Code, and learn about the newest cloud solutions for startups.
Presented by IBM, Startup Grind Dallas, Tech Wildcatters, and Women Who Code.
Vice President, North American Digital Sales
Chris Tyler is an IBM Technical Evangelist with over 25 years of experience in data, analytics and software development. He helps IBM Partners leverage IBM Cloud and Cognitive technologies to bring new products and services to market. Chris is an expert in embedded analytics and speaks to audiences around the globe on how to build applications using Blockchain, IoT and Analytics.
Darrel Pyle is an IBM Technical Evangelist with a background in business intelligence, data integration and data science. He has over 20 years experience in various IT fields including server administration, networking, programming, and engineering with the past ten years focused on data integration, analytics and data science. He believes in unlocking the power of data and by utilizing systems and services, anything is possible. Darrel strives to make individuals he interacts with the best they can be by educating, motivating, and teaming up to push the boundaries of what is possible.
Tim Waters provides execution leadership for Software Subscription & Support, Winback and Xaas Contract Extensions across all markets in North America. Provides direct leadership and coaching of the SMR, CER, Federal, Appliance, Volume, OEM Acquisition and Reinstatement team(s) comprised of 4 Business Unit Executives, 17 Front Line Managers and 220 sellers.
Career success spans 20 years building and leading sales teams within the verticals of technology and healthcare. Co-founded a company specializing in sales channel management and has held key roles in multiple organizations.