VP of Advanced Technologies
As Vice President of Advanced Technologies, Daniel is part of Bitcentral’s New Ventures executive team focused on developing applications that current and potential customers want in the next 18-24 months. With his finger on the industry’s pulse, he is at the forefront of technical advancements, possessing a strong understanding of technology, market trends and strategic thinking to help identify key opportunities, design the right applications and the architecture to support continued innovation. Daniel has 25-years of experience as a software developer, manager, and entrepreneur – including a dozen focused entirely in media technology. At Arthur Andersen, he managed development of litigation support software for clients nationwide. As Director of Software development at Ditech and at GMAC Mortgage, he assembled and led a technical team that built the computing infrastructure to support large numbers of complex financial transactions. As Cofounder and Executive VP for Software development at Ceira Technologies, he built and managed a software development consulting organization with 175 employees. Mr. Pugh has a BA degree in Economics and an MLS in Information and Library Science from UCLA.