James Reid

Vice President, Infrastructure

Shane Co.


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James's Summary

Business-centric, value-driven, process-oriented Technology Leader with over 20 years of experience across Infrastructure, Team Building, Leadership, Risk Management, and IT Security with a consistent track record for driving results and meeting aggressive deadlines. Built and managed highly technical teams, while implementing process, procedure, and policy to improve efficiency, introduce repeat-ability, and provide transparency & visibility across all levels of organizations. Solid balance and grasp of technology (and where/how to apply it) and business acumen. Consistent and effective communication with business, operational, and executive leadership to ensure continued support of key initiatives and execution against critical timelines. Strong ability to balance short & long term vision, while leading groups across industries spanning from IT Operations, Retail, Software/SaaS, IT Security, Anti-Malware/Anti-Virus, Banking/Consumer Finance, and Telecommunications. Specialties & Key Strengths: - Team Building, Development, and Leadership - Continuous Improvement - Mentoring, Coaching, People Management, and Knowledge Sharing - Information Security/Compliance (PCI-DSS, SSAE16, SOC1/2, ISO27001/2, HIPAA, GLBA, CCPA) - Vendor Selection & Management - Procurement; Thoroughly Vetting and Selecting Technology Solutions (ROI/TCO/Risk/Benefits Analysis) - Successfully Developing and Managing Process and Technology; ITSM Roadmaps - Maintaining Technical Proficiency in Multiple Disciplines - Strong Network (prior CCNA)/Firewall – including layer 7, Security, & Implementation - Systems & Application Engineering/Implementation - Anti-Malware/Anti-Virus Detection, Remediation, & Prevention - Effective Communication with Both Technical and Non-Technical Audiences

About James

  • Span of Control

    The number of people reporting to them

    lt 10

  • Industry


  • Size of Company

    In terms of revenue

    gt $1 Billion

  • Employees of Company

    The number of people working for this company


  • Business Function

    Information Technology/Engineering

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