Mr. Swisher is the Global Practice Lead at CenturyLink for Smart Solutions services. In this capacity, he drives pre-sales through delivery activities for CenturyLink's Smart City, Smart Building and Smart Venue projects. Mr. Swisher has extensive knowledge of the technology market for these solutions and consults with customers on topics such as vendor selection, solution architecture and implementation road maps. Prior to joining CenturyLink, Mr. Swisher held several consulting industry leadership positions serving public and private sector clients. The most notable of these positions is was a 17 year tenure with Accenture in their Federal/State Government and Communications practices.