Most recently at Akamai Technologies, Mr. Simone developed software tools for the network infrastructure team. Before that, he was the lead acquisitions engineer at Endurance International Group (EIG). At EIG Mr. Simone integrated more than five acquisitions, which helped secure the company's position as one of the largest web hosting companies in the world.
Mr. Simone is also the Co-founder of The Black List, a two-sided marketplace for connecting screenwriting talent to industry professionals. Mr. Simone received a Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering from Tufts University and a Masters in Engineering Management from the Tufts Gordon Institute. Mr. Simone also holds CEH, CSM and Network+ certifications.