Larry Steele joined TDK Technologies, LLC, in 2014 as the Director of Data Solutions. He brings more than 25 years of technology experience to this role. Larry is responsible for the overall Data Solutions strategy and delivery of innovative solutions to meet clients’ needs. Prior to joining TDK Technologies, Larry spent 6 years at Savvis Communications / CenturyLink Technology Solutions as a Technical Vice President. During his tenure, he led two strategic growth areas for the company – Software-as-a-Service and most recently, Big Data. He was responsible for leading the overall global vision and go-to-market strategy, and setting priorities for product development in those respective areas. Before his time at Savvis, Larry was the Chief Technology Officer for Edward Jones, where he was instrumental in setting the company’s technology vision and strategy. He was also the Senior Director responsible for IT Security. During his 13 year tenure, he was a leader in the development and execution of several key corporate technology initiatives. Larry has an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis, and an Associates Engineering Degree from ITT Technical Institute.