Ted Smith Jr.
Senior Vice President, Global Managed Services and Acting CIO
As Pivotree’s Chief Operations Officer, Ted is responsible for leading Service Delivery and Infrastructure teams at Pivotree. Drawing from over 15 years of executive experience, Ted directs Pivotree’s acquisition strategies, integration of businesses, and global expansion. Prior to Pivotree, he served as VP of Engineering & Operations at Cogeco Peer 1 (Aptum), where he managed the successful merger of Peer 1 Hosting and Cogeco Data Services and led a comprehensive data center strategy that reduced costs by $3 million. Ted possesses an innate ability to solve business challenges, implement process innovation, and cultivate a team focused relentlessly on customer success. His progression of leadership roles includes expertise in Technology Operations, Data Centers, Network Engineering, and Customer Service.