President – CEO
Liana Dunlap is the President and CEO of CoreSpace, a leading IT Hosting Provider that owns and operates their data center in Dallas, Texas. Founded in 2009, Liana’s thoughtful and strategic planning efforts and business initiatives have vaulted CoreSpace to being the Cloud Computing, Dedicated Server, and Colocation provider of choice for advancing SMBs and IT Solutions Providers across the country.
Before launching CoreSpace, Liana accumulated over 20 years of front-line IT experience in a variety of leadership roles with nationally-noted companies like Amgen, Disney and IBM. Many of these assignments included international consulting engagements and the implementation of large scale IT projects.
Currently, Liana’s passion for new technologies and strict adherence to Industry Best Practices is attracting new clients who appreciate her commitment to operating a State-of-the-Art data center and yet still offering affordable data center services. She focuses on delivering superior 24/7 customer service as well as customizable hybrid technology solutions for her clients.
Liana is ITIL V3 certified, an ITIL Practitioner in Service Level Management, and a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE). She also holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Irvine and graduated with a M.B.A. from Pepperdine University Graziadio School of Business. However, her number one development project is raising her two children.
Solutions Architect & Director of Security and Compliance
Doug Ware is our Solutions Architect & Director of Security and Compliance and leads all technology operations for the enterprise including all facets of Network Operations, Infrastructure, Telecommunications, end user support and the development of our technical road map. Doug leads the effort to align our business goals with technology, improve system reliability/performance, operational productivity, project delivery times and IT service levels while optimizing operating and capital expenses. Strategic technology planning, building high-performance teams, project management, service delivery, implementing best practice methodologies and continuous improvement programs are just a sampling of what Doug brings to the table. Adherence to enterprise governance, risk management, and compliance, including HIPAA, Payment Card Industry (PCI) and Sarbanes Oxley is a critical component in Doug’s responsibilities.