Diane Smigel, Advisor to Board of Directors
Diane Smigel is President and CEO of Palladium IT Advisors, a Scottsdale-based firm specializing in IT Recruiting and Advisory Services for mid-market and enterprise clients in the Southwest. Palladium's core services include Technology Advisory Support for Executives, and Recruiting for IT Leadership roles and hard-to-fill technical positions.
Diane is a well-respected IT and professional services executive with over 30 years of experience serving the strategic technology needs of mid-market and enterprise clients. Prior to launching Palladium IT Advisors, Diane was Vice President, Consulting Operations with MSS Technologies and a Partner with Tatum LLC in the Phoenix office. Previously, Diane served as Regional Vice President of the Northeast and Southwest Regions for Cambridge Technology Partners, a highly acclaimed consulting firm that pioneered the fixed-price, fixed-time project delivery model.
Diane also held senior technology executive roles in the Financial Services and Insurance industries, and was Vice President, Corporate Information Services with John Hancock Financial Services in Boston MA. Diane holds a BA in Mathematics cum laude from Boston University, and resides in Scottsdale Arizona. Diane is a member of the Arizona Technology Council, the Shea Group, and the Society of Information Management.