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Bobby Allen

Vice President of Strategic Alliances

Twitter: @ballen_clt

Bio

Bobby is a technology executive and self-proclaimed Cloud Therapist. He lives by the mantra that “technology is the easy part of tech” and speaks to the upstream challenges that often cause large transformation efforts to fall short. Bobby has worked in the world of cloud computing startups since 2012 and has hands on experience from real customer engagements. Prior to startup-life, Bobby led complex efforts at Intel and Bank of America. Bobby is a graduate of University of Maryland Baltimore County (Computer Science) and the University of Michigan (Computer Science & Engineering). Bobby excels at helping companies ponder what they need to change not just what they need to buy to drive results. He enjoys helping companies separate fact from fiction.

Topics

  • Cloud transformation at CXO events
  • Cloud Computing 101
  • How to determine your right mix of public and private cloud
  • CXO roundtables
  • How to balance Faith, Family and Career
  • Cloud: Better than Before yet Worse than Ever
  • Meaningful Mentoring
  • How being a Pastor made me a better PM (and vice-versa)

Samples of Work

Cube Conversations – Talking about Cloud Differently
Cube Conversations – Talking about Cloud Differently
AWS re:Invent 2019
AWS re:Invent 2019
AWS and the Uberizatin of Enterprise Cloud
AWS and the Uberizatin of Enterprise Cloud
Best Career Advice Ever – A framework for career change management
Best Career Advice Ever – A framework for career change management
Turbonomic