Mr. Johnson is currently retired and enjoying using a lifetime of
experiences and success in many areas as a volunteer supporting
interesting opportunities. These include helping start-ups with
business plans as well as supporting the Paso Digital Film Festival.
Mr. Johnson is last held a position as a a senior sales executive in
the Industry Systems Division of the IBM Corporation. He leads the
Digital Video Solutions area of initiatives for IBM servers and
storage. He has been with IBM in a variety of positions for 19
Mr. Johnson has in his forty year plus career in data processing
progressed from the programmer analyst role through systems analyst
and data base administration to consulting. Capping off all these
experiences and expertise, Mr. Johnson has now moved to sales with
unique background of having been a client first. During his journey
Mr. Johnson has had several leadership roles in many diverse
industries including: Security (video surveillance and CCTV),
Entertainment (Music, Film, Home Video and Television), Retail,
Distribution, Advertising, Banking, Utilities, Newspapers,
Manufacturing, Government, Aerospace and Airlines
In his last role for IBM Mr. Johnson provided leadership both within
IBM and to its clients in the area of Digital Video Solutions.
These solutions areas include Digital Video Surveillance, Production
Broadcast, Digital Video Archiving and Digital Content Distribution.
For the past six years Mr. Johnson has been focusing on these
specific solutions areas and has spoken at industry events on the
topic of the future of technology in Digital Video Surveillance, and
the Migration of video from Analogue to Digital as well as other
related topics. He brings a passion and excitement about this
industry and its future where ever he goes.