Will Ballard serves as Chief Technology Officer at Gerson Lehrman Group, Inc.
He oversees the Engineering and IT Organizations.
Prior to joining GLG, Will was the Executive Vice President of Technology and Engineering at Demand Media.
Before that, he was Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Pluck, through its acquisition by Demand Media.
At both organizations Will managed large teams of engineers responsible for software architecture, design, development and quality assurance.
He was also responsible for the design and operation of large data centers that helped run site services for customers including Gannett, Hearst Magazines, NFL.com, NPR, The Washington Post and Whole Foods.
Will has also held leadership roles in software development at,
NetSolve (now Cisco),
Works.com (now Bank of America) .
He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Mathematics from Claremont McKenna College.
EVP, Technology & Engineering
VP & CTO
2005 - Jan, 2008
Sr. Software Development Manager
2003 - Jan, 2004
NET Practice Manager
2002 - Jan, 2003
2000 - Jan, 2002
Architect & Development Manager
1999 - Jan, 2000
1998 - Jan, 1999