Daryl Wade, originally from St. John, USVI, was introduced to the fiber optics networking industry at the age of 15. He holds a Computer Engineering degree from the University of Pittsburgh and has been a technology entrepreneur for over 18 years. Prior to joining viNGN in 2012, Daryl worked as a programmer and multimedia developer at IBM and Hewlett-Packard, before embarking on a successful journey as a technology entrepreneur. His companies have spanned the industries of web hosting, software development, retail, digital and print media. Daryl currently serves as the Chief Information Officer (CIO). He is responsible for the maintenance, expansion and advancement of the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network.