NetCraftsmen Announces New Website


COLUMBIA, MD – September 9, 2020 – NetCraftsmen, LLC today announced that it has launched a new website at The design helps users quickly and easily navigate through NetCraftsmen’s offerings aligned with the company’s strategy to help their clients’ IT infrastructure get healthy and stay healthy.

The new delivers a redesigned online presence and conveys the company’s brand and tagline, Get Healthy. Stay Healthy. Rest Assured.Ô, to help client’s resolve current IT infrastructure challenges, reduce risk and proactively prepare for the future.  The site’s intuitive navigation focuses on the company’s core offerings with content organized by services, technologies and industries.

“We are pleased to bring an enhanced web experience to our clients, partners and employees,” said Paul, President and CEO of NetCraftsmen.  “The new website provides an updated platform to easily communicate our messaging and provide ongoing thought leadership from the NetCraftsmen team of best-in-class professionals.”

The new site allows for expanded content most relevant to senior IT leaders as part of the Business Blog while continuing to provide important content to technologists in the Technology Blog.







Nick Kelly

Cybersecurity Engineer, Cisco

Nick has over 20 years of experience in Security Operations and Security Sales. He is an avid student of cybersecurity and regularly engages with the Infosec community at events like BSides, RVASec, Derbycon and more. The son of an FBI forensics director, Nick holds a B.S. in Criminal Justice and is one of Cisco’s Fire Jumper Elite members. When he’s not working, he writes cyberpunk and punches aliens on his Playstation.


Virgilio “BONG” dela Cruz Jr.

CCDP, CCNA V, CCNP, Cisco IPS Express Security for AM/EE
Field Solutions Architect, Tech Data

Virgilio “Bong” has sixteen years of professional experience in IT industry from academe, technical and customer support, pre-sales, post sales, project management, training and enablement. He has worked in Cisco Technical Assistance Center (TAC) as a member of the WAN and LAN Switching team. Bong now works for Tech Data as the Field Solutions Architect with a focus on Cisco Security and holds a few Cisco certifications including Fire Jumper Elite.


John Cavanaugh

CCIE #1066, CCDE #20070002, CCAr
Chief Technology Officer, Practice Lead Security Services, NetCraftsmen

John is our CTO and the practice lead for a talented team of consultants focused on designing and delivering scalable and secure infrastructure solutions to customers across multiple industry verticals and technologies. Previously he has held several positions including Executive Director/Chief Architect for Global Network Services at JPMorgan Chase. In that capacity, he led a team managing network architecture and services.  Prior to his role at JPMorgan Chase, John was a Distinguished Engineer at Cisco working across a number of verticals including Higher Education, Finance, Retail, Government, and Health Care.

He is an expert in working with groups to identify business needs, and align technology strategies to enable business strategies, building in agility and scalability to allow for future changes. John is experienced in the architecture and design of highly available, secure, network infrastructure and data centers, and has worked on projects worldwide. He has worked in both the business and regulatory environments for the design and deployment of complex IT infrastructures.