My background in IT includes accomplishments in business development, entrepreneurship and rainmaker. Serial entrepreneur who launched 4 successful companies in tech, real estate, and wealth management. SEC-licensed investment banker (experienced in M & A, institutional sales and corporate retirement plans). Real estate investor and developer. I thrive on putting deals together, executing business development strategies, building strategic alliances and long-term relationships. Evan was the Executive Director of the CISPA – California Internet Service Provider Association which was the largest association of ISPs in the US with over 100 members. In this role he drove membership growth efforts and signed several new organizations, doubling memberships in first year of office to grow top line revenue. He developed a CISPA consulting arm for a Municipal Broadband strategy and led design and delivery of fiber optic build out presentations complete with capital market financing of $5MM+. Evan’s responsibilities also included lobbying state government representatives in Sacramento to improve business landscape for ISPs.
A long and prosperous career in IT and network security starting in 1992 when I co-founded one of California’s first Internet Service Providers.