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Individual Speaker Profile

Jesse Proudman Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: July 14, 2015
Country: United States
Home Town: Seattle
Zip Code: 98101
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Blue Box, an IBM Company - From 2015-09-25 (Current)
  • Blue Box Group, Inc. - From 2003-08-01 (Current)
Statement of Interest

Integrate and contribute back to community upstream as part of a Private Cloud product suite.

Areas Of Expertise
  • OpenStack
  • CloudFoundry


In 2003, technology entrepreneur Jesse Proudman parlayed his passion for the “plumbing” of the Internet into the creation of Blue Box Group, a Seattle-based private cloud hosting company. As Founder and CTO, Proudman has guided the company’s rapid growth and multiple successful funding rounds. He received GeekWire’s 2014 Young Entrepreneur of the Year honor,  and is a member of the 2013 class of Puget Sound Business Journal’s 40 Under 40. A regional semifinalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year award, Jesse is a well-regarded speaker, writer and contributes as a leader and coder in various open source projects. In mid-2015, Blue Box was acquired by IBM to become a cloud innovation hub in Seattle.

Presentations from previous and upcoming OpenInfra Summits:

Willing to present via video conference: No
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English

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