Jim Davis

Senior Sales Director

I have been working in the IT field for over 20 years. My experiences over those years include several years providing direct engineering support, 5 years of Sales Engineering, and 10 years as a Sales Executive.

Certifications

  • I hold various sales certifications for Cisco, Palo Alto, and VMWare.

WHY NETCRAFTSMEN?

While working at NetCraftsmen you truly surround yourself with the best. The technical pool of talent is unparalleled in the industry. Every NetCraftsmen is willing to step in at any moment, dedicated to our clients, and helping them achieve their business outcomes.

WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE PART ABOUT YOUR JOB?

Developing relationships with clients built on trust is what I love most about my job. Delivering on promises, tackling the toughest of challenges, and advocating on my client’s behalf makes this a great place to work every day.

WHAT DO YOU LIKE TO DO OUTSIDE OF WORK?

Outside of work I am an avid boater, fisherman, and golfer. You will always find my wife (Melissa) and two sons (Grayson 8y/o, Garrett 5y/o) by my side.

 

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.