With over 24 years as a technologist, Mr. Heimer has a diverse background in Information Technology. He has led and developed technology initiatives to support floor operations for broker dealers on the NYSE & PHLX and architected low latency algorithmic trading infrastructures within premiere data centers. Prior to working in financial services Mr. Heimer was the principal for a managed services provider, worked in higher education as a network engineer and has a diverse background in broadcast engineering for his roles at FOX, NBC, and ABC affiliates. He holds a M.S. degree in Telecommunications and Network Management from Syracuse University and a B.S in Communication from Millersville University in addition to several professional technology certifications.