Wayne began his IT career in New York City as the lead consultant for a project to migrate a division of Paine Webber from a Wang VS system to WordPerfect. He moved to the mid-West in the 1990s and joined an agribusiness as a Network Administrator. While there, he was assigned to a management training program and became the Process Improvement Manager in charge of identifying manufacturing KPIs organizationally. Over two-thirds of his, 30+ year career have been with IT consulting firms managing large scale programs and starting business practices as diverse as BI, Agile Transformation, and Management Consulting. He spends his free time camping with his wife and two dogs, and while home in Scottsdale, Arizona, tending to almost 200 exotic, old-world succulents.