Meet the Network to Code management team.
Meet the Network to Code management team.
Jason Edelman founded Network to Code in late 2014. Observing how DevOps was radically changing the IT operational models for systems administrators and developers, Jason saw an opportunity to combine existing technologies from the worlds of DevOps and software development within the networking infrastructure domain to create holistic network automation solutions.
Prior to Network to Code, Jason spent a career in technical sales at Presidio, BlueWater, and Cisco developing and architecting network solutions with his last role at Presidio leading efforts around SDN and programmability. Jason is co-author of O'Reilly's Network Programmability & Automation book. He is a former CCIE and has a B.E. in Computer Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology.
John is an accomplished technology executive with over 20 years of experience delivering high-tech solutions and services. As CEO of Network to Code, John is focused on helping our clients reduce operational inefficiencies through the use and integration of modern open source, commercial, and custom developed software for automating large scale networks.
Prior to his role at Network to Code, John spent 10 years in leadership positions within BlueWater Communications Group, which was acquired by Presidio in 2012, where he was responsible for leading various technology solutions architecture and service delivery organizations. Previously, John worked at Cisco Systems in sales engineering and management roles covering enterprise and commercial accounts within the New York metro territory. John holds a BE in Electrical Engineering from Stevens Institute of Technology.
With over 20 years of experience developing, implementing and managing scalable solutions, Jim Stoeckel is responsible for both developing and managing Network to Code’s professional services organization, business processes, methodologies and collateral.
Prior to joining Network to Code, Jim served as Director of Business Development (Managed Services) at Presidio Managed Networks, where he was tasked with bringing focus, energy, and go-to-market skills to help the company drive new business, close cycle times, and improve overall win rate.
Ken Celenza is an experienced network and automation engineer with over 18 years of experience working in military, consulting, and enterprise environments. Ken leads client engagements at Network to Code as both a developer and an architect and serves as a mentor to Network Engineers both within and outside our company.
Prior to joining Network to code, Ken spent 9 years on the level 3 team at McKinsey & Company as an engineer and architect, where he was a part of almost every major Data Center, POP, and Colo build or refresh during his tenure. Ken has also held positions at INS, where he was responsible for engineering solutions for enterprises around Data Centers, Campus, Security, and Load Balancing, and at the United States Air Force, where he began his career in networking configuring, designing and automating.
Damien Garros is a network reliability engineer focused on solving technical challenges in the cloud and infrastructure space. Damien works with our clients to navigate between networks, clouds orchestration management systems, containers, telemetry and open source software to find innovative way to use apply these technologies in new ways.
Prior to joining Network to Code, Damien led the transformation from a manual to automated network at Roblox. Damien has also held positions at vendors, including Apstra and Juniper, where he focused on Datacenter solutions.
Jere Julian has over 25 years of experience leading the architecture, build out, deployment and management of reliable and scalable network automation. Jere brings deep experience building synergy between leadership teams and partners to Network to Code and plays a critical role in guiding our customers to successful automation with customized solutions.
Before joining Network to Code, Jere spent 4 years at a member of the EOS+ Consulting Services (Extensibility) team at Arista where he was responsible for creating and extending custom automation solutions for individual customers. Jere has also held roles at Cisco’s Global Government Solutions Group, LADD Furniture, and Michigan State University.
Jathan McCollum is a Managing Director at Network to Code, helping to build and grow our rapidly growing suite of consulting services while supporting enterprise clients on their network automation strategies.
Jathan brings 25 years of networking, system administration, software engineering, and security experience to his role at Network to Code, having led network automation initiatives at Dropbox, Salesforce and AOL. Jathan is committed to his work with the open source community—he was the lead developer of Network Source of Truth (NSoT), an open source network inventory and IPAM database and is an active member of member of LA's Python programming interest group, LA Python.
Bryan Daddio brings over 18 years of experience in the information technology industry and currently leads all sales efforts at Network to Code. Bryan previously worked in the cyber security space at Optiv Security where he managed strategic accounts in the New York metro area. Prior to Optiv, Bryan founded a sports registration application company called DirectRoster which was acquired by industry leader SportsSignUp. Fresh out of college, Bryan worked for a network cabling company called ICAS for over 4 years. Bryan attended Roanoke College where he played 4 years of lacrosse and one year of basketball. He also enjoys surfing, although he can barely stand on a wave, and golf where he's often too frustrated to finish a full round.
Peter has over 20 years of networking and infrastructure engineering experience working in large enterprises. While never shy from a whiteboard, Peter loves architecting solutions across technology domains and managing communication with senior stakeholders. Before joining Network to Code, Peter was at McKinsey & Company serving as a Senior Enterprise Architect where he managed the Network Automation, Application Delivery, and Identity and Access Management teams. Peter holds a BE in Computer Engineering from Lehigh University.
Diana Kaul is Director of Marketing at Network to Code, overseeing branding and messaging, digital media content strategy and speaking engagements. Prior to joining Network to Code, she served as a Director in FTI Consulting’s Digital & Insights practice where she worked with clients across a wide range of industries and sectors, including healthcare, technology, consumer goods and energy. At FTI, Diana supported clients in developing, maintaining and optimizing strategic social plans with a focus on aligning digital strategy with clients' overarching business goals. Diana has also held positions at the Cover Art Department of The New Yorker Magazine, the Film Department of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and served as a special assistant to the Chief of Staff in Congressman Mark Udall’s (D-CO) office. She earned her Master’s degree in Cinema and Media Studies from UCLA and a Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Studies from NYU.