Jo Peterson

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Reporting from
Orange County, Calif.
Digital Workplace, Information Management
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Jo Peterson is the VP of Cloud Services for Clarify360, a boutique sourcing and benchmarking consultancy focused on transforming technology into business advantage by providing custom, end-to-end solutions from a portfolio of more than 170 suppliers globally. As an engineer and leading industry expert, Jo sources net new technology footprints, as well as, optimizing and benchmarking existing environments.

Jo is a 20 year veteran in the technology field with tenure at MCI, Intermedia/Digex Communications, Qwest Communications, now CenturyLink/Savvis in both pre-sales technical and selling roles. She holds an MBA with an E-business concentration, as well as, a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems. Jo is the founding CoChair of CloudGirls ( She is a 2016/2017 CRN Women of the Channel recipient.and currently serves on the Channel Partners Board, as well as, the Rackspace Partner Advisory Council. 

Consistently ranked as a Top 100 Cloud Influencer by Rise Global and Top 100 Key Influencer in IoT by Global Data, Jo is also a featured keynote speaker on topics of cloud architecture, procurement and management, fog computing, software defined networks and IOT and has spoken to audiences across the nation at premier industry events such Channel Partners Expo, IoT Emerge 2016, Container World 2017 and LiveWorx 2017.

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