Data Foundry staff
Shane Menking

Shane Menking

President & Chief Financial Officer

Shane earned his B.B.A in Accounting at the University of Texas. After working for major accounting firm Arthur Andersen, he joined Data Foundry in 2000. He started in business development and was later promoted to CFO and President.

We are first and foremost a service provider, and our 20+ year history has been built on that mentality. Businesses choose Data Foundry because they want to protect their mission critical IT in a world class facility, without compromising on service and support by outsourcing to a real estate-focused operator.

Edward Henigin

Edward Henigin

Chief Technology Officer

After graduating from Bradley University in 1994 with a B.A. in Physics, Edward heeded the call to move to Texas and become Data Foundry’s first employee. He has played an essential role in the company’s growth from an ISP to the colocation provider serving enterprise companies that it is today.

I’m always looking at the match up. What needs do our customers have, and what capabilities we have to meet those needs. I love figuring out how to apply our resources, investment and execution to serve a new customer.

Mark Noonan

Mark Noonan

Chief Revenue Officer

Mark graduated from the University of Texas with a degree in Psychology. Mark joined Data Foundry’s team as sales manager in early 2000, bringing his prior experience in the data center industry at Dell’s enterprise sales group. He later became Data Foundry’s first vice president of sales, overseeing the sales team for all locations. Mark was later promoted to Chief Revenue Officer.

One of the high points in working at Data Foundry is getting customer feedback about the level of service they’re receiving. Time and time again, customers tell me that our data center technicians are going above and beyond their expectations, and they are happy they chose us as their data center provider.

Cameron Wynne

Cameron Wynne

Chief Operating Officer

After earning a B.A. in Mathematics at the University of Texas, Cameron worked as an IT Consultant for PwC and Cap Gemini. He joined Data Foundry’s team in 2001, and was promoted to vice president of operations in 2007. Cameron is responsible for data center design, construction, strategic purchasing, facility operations, and nationwide network operations, and he has spearheaded and led the company’s greenfield data center projects. He was selected for the prestigious AFCOM Data Center Manager of the Year award in 2012. Today, Cameron oversees all operations as COO.

I enjoy working in an environment that is talent rich and densely packed with ambitious and capable individuals. Customers come to Data Foundry for colocation and worksite recovery. They stay at Data Foundry because our technicians provide support far superior to any in the colocation space.

Joel Reyes

Joel Reyes

Director of Product

Joel earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas. He began working for Data Foundry in 2001 and has held several positions within the company including network engineer, operations manager and director of sales engineering before becoming director of product. His wealth of technical knowledge is a valuable resource for our sales team, staff and customers.

When our customers think about their successful migration or data center addition, we want them to think about the high caliber of our engineers and data center staff.

David Schneider

David Schneider

Director of Data Center Operations

Dave has over 28 years of mission critical facility management experience. He began his career with six years in the U.S. Navy working with the nuclear submarine fleet and subsequently worked for Fujitsu and AMD. Prior to joining Data Foundry, he served as the facilities director at Samsung Austin Semiconductor’s manufacturing complex. As the director of data center operations, Dave is responsible for the operational performance of all data centers.

At Data Foundry, the Operations team is driven to provide the highest level of performance in mission critical service to our customers with Safety and Quality as the cornerstones of our success.

Eric Davenport

Eric Davenport

Director of Customer Operations

Eric earned his Master’s in Information Systems Management from DeVry University and has over a decade of experience leading IT organizations to deliver customer success. As Director of Customer Operations, Eric’s focus is on delivering world-class customer outcomes and developing solutions that result in a force multiplier effect for the customer. Prior to joining Data Foundry, Eric served as Senior Director of Customer Success for ClearDATA where he helped scope and develop cloud solutions for healthcare organizations around the world. Eric’s extensive experience in managed services and customer support gives him the insight to build upon Data Foundry’s already stellar service reputation.

At Data Foundry I have the humbling opportunity to work with a group of very talented and motivated team members, a team that shows a deep passion for service and a commitment to delivering a world-class experience for our customers.

William McCormick

William McCormick

Network Manager

After studying Biology and Anthropology at the University of Texas, William joined Data Foundry as a NOC technician in 2002. He later held the positions of Network Engineer and Sr. Network Engineer before being promoted to Network Manager in 2007. William currently oversees our core ISP network infrastructure and operations, as well as manages network design and construction.

My primary focus every day is to ensure our customers receive exactly what they need from our network. I enjoy working with a talented team that is focused on creating the best service for our customers.