May 15, 2019
St. Paul RiverCentre
8:30 to 10:00 a.m.
Twin Cities business leaders will discuss how technology trends affect business, when to adopt them, how to cope with them, how to avoid security breaches, moving data to the cloud and more!
Executive Vice President & Chief Digital Officer
Ben joined Cambria as its Executive Vice President and Chief Digital Officer in June 2015. He currently oversees all technology deliverables for Cambria and other properties. Ben’s career includes service as an Operations Executive for multiple “born in the cloud” based businesses and he has delivered data and content systems to customers on six continents. He’s owned many facets of technology delivery to customers as part of his Operations experiences. Ben began his career working for the Department of Veterans Affairs. He holds a BS, Business Computer Information Systems from St. Cloud State University.
Chief Financial Officer
Cindy Trousdale is Chief Financial Officer at Shaw-Lundquist Associates and is responsible for all financial activities for the company. She directly manages corporate finance, regulatory compliance, accounting and reporting, information systems, forecasting, risk management and human resources.
Prior to her current role, she served as CFO at Kemps, LLC, for four years. As part of the executive team, she was responsible for all financial and fiscal management of the company. Her tenure at Kemps spanned more than thirty years, including eighteen years as part of the senior leadership team.
Cindy is a CPA and graduate of Metro State University. She lives in Corcoran with her husband. Together, they are big admirers of their three grown sons.
Vice President of Technology
Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx
Justin joined the Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx in 2013. He is responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction to the IT and Broadcast Technology Departments, as well as Facilities Department for the Timberwolves and Lynx, and in addition to overseeing technology on game days at the Target Center.
Justin and his teams have overseen the buildout of the practice and corporate headquarters at Mayo Clinic Square from a technology standpoint and have been heavily involved in the technology projects including scoring systems, cabling, broadcast, wifi, and CiscoVision during the Target Center Renovation project.
Chief Information Officer