With experience in IT, marketing, and sales, Josh Ward plays a key leadership role in the web hosting industry. Currently the Vice President of Global Sales with Liquid Web, Josh helps create secure, redundant, and scalable solutions for a diverse array of clients. Over the past three years, Josh has rebuilt the partner program and sales team at Liquid Web and has been a key contributor to their accelerated growth. Josh is originally from southeast Texas, called Austin home for 25 years, and now lives in Decatur, AL. He met his wife of 24 years in high school, played a little college football at the Colorado School of Mines, once poked an alligator in the eye and then shot it for trying to bite him, and ate his weight in raw gulf oysters. On the weekends, Josh avidly avoids yard work by golfing and sitting by the pool with his wife and their four kids.