Dion Taylor is a 25 year IT and Telecommunications executive and entrepreneur. He began his career with Cellular One as an RF Engineer deploying GSM, UMTS, TDMA, and CDMA base stations and edge networks . He moved in to Operations heading up the design and deployment of Call Center Technologies. After spending 15 years with the telcos, he went in to consulting where he spent 8 years with leading consulting firms such as CAP Gemini, Accenture, and Amdocs.
As a project delivery executive, he has delivered over $120M of IT related projects with the likes of AT&T, T-Mobile, US Cellular, Sprint, and Local and State Government agencies. During his time in telecomm he delivered projects ranging from wireless network optimization, middleware technology deployments, call center technology roll-outs to custom application development. He has also built many long lasting relationships within the IT/Telecom communities and widely respected by his colleagues.
In 2006, he founded an organic food manufacturing business where he establish national distribution agreements with Whole Foods, Fresh Market, HEB, and was recognized for building a state-of-the art manufacturing facility where he co-designed production robotics equipment drastically improving the efficiency of his production facility keeping cost down and margins up. In 2003 he founded Phoenix Strategic Resources, an Atlanta based consulting firm which was acquired in 2008.
He is a leader with strong business acumen, technical & analytical skills, delivery capabilities and sales expertise.
He holds a BS in RF Engineering from the University of New Orleans (UNO) and an MBA from Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
When he isn’t busy helping clients deliver projects, he likes to spend time with his family, golfing, organic farming, swimming and cooking.
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