Dan Campbell

Vice President, Sales

Dan held several executive sales and business development positions leading transformative change throughout their sales organizations, driving sales and maximizing revenue growth. Prior to this role, he was the Regional Vice President of the Mid-Atlantic at ePlus for 9 years and developed an extensive team of account executives, engineers, sales reps, and support staff to consistently accomplish ambitious business goals. In that capacity, Dan also built an OEM partner network with industry leaders to better position their business in a competitive marketplace.


  • Dan holds sales certifications from a number of OEMs, including Cisco, AWS. Pure Storage, NetApp, VMWare, HPE, Palo Alto Networks, and Turbonomic
  • BS in Electrical Engineering (Virginia Tech) and MBA (Loyola University Maryland)


Dan joined NetCraftsmen because of the deep technical expertise of the engineers. It is increasingly difficult for companies to hire and retain technical staff with deep expertise. Netcraftsmen can uniquely solve this problem for them so they can transform their IT organizations.


Dan enjoys being a trusted advisor for his customers – someone that can be presented a business problem and be counted on to find the right solution, whether that is a design, implementation or optimization offering.


Dan’s weekends are usually spent cheering on his son, a college fencer, and his daughter, a high school volleyball player. Additionally, Dan enjoys travel, hiking, and photography.


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.