Doug Smith has over 20 years of experience in technology development and professional services in enterprise software and telecommunications. His primary areas of focus are professional services practice development and enterprise-scale integration strategy. Prior to joining Vindicia, Smith was responsible for technology assessment and product portfolio strategy for Openwave Systems in the Office of the CTO. Before Openwave, Smith was a regional CTO for Portal Software, where he led relationships with strategic accounts in both professional services and product technology. He also drove the company's product shift from Internet billing into the telecom carrier market. Previously Smith worked in Accenture's telecommunications practice, delivering billing and customer care platforms for major clients both domestically and internationally. Smith also has also led technology development at several early-stage start-ups. Smith has a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Purdue University.