After 4 years in the Coast Guard Pete joined IBM and in his 30 years held many key executive positions including Manager of Functional Strategy, Director of Business Practices and Director of Field Operations, a service delivery unit with over 5,000 technical support and service delivery professionals. He was involved in developing and marketing IBM’s Customer based services business, which was the start of IBM’s Global Services.
After IBM, Pete had his own Consulting Business and then was a Managing Partner at The INSIGHT Group. He is a graduate of Syracuse University, Columbia University and has served on the Board of Four Non-Profit organizations. Pete and his wife Terry have lived in the Coachella Valley for 20 Years.